Heinz Nixdorf Museumsforum, Roboter Peter und Petra, © Heinz Nixdorf Museumsforum

Mu­seums of Nat­ur­al His­tory and Sci­ence

Ex­per­i­ence des­tin­a­tions in­vite vis­it­ors on jour­neys of dis­cov­ery

Exploring, experimenting, researching and trying things out is the clear focus at some popular experience destinations. Visitors participate in entire series of experiments that challenge the intellect and really make heads spin, for example. Planetariums whisk space pilots away to distant stars and strange galaxies.  Various aspects of everyday life play a role in varied permanent exhibitions. Some institutions are even dedicated to presenting an element, other establishments dissect the scientific links between flora and fauna from a natural history perspective. Anyone who wants to find out more about physical laws, chemical processes and technical advances will certainly expand their horizons in many different ways at the educational establishments.

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Zeiss Planetarium Bochum, Innenansicht mit Projektor und Kulisse, © Stadt Bochum Presse und Informationsamt Planetarium

Zeiss Plan­et­ari­um in Bo­chum

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Mairitt im Freilichtmuseum, © Niederrheinisches Freilichtmuseum

Doren­burg Open-Air Mu­seum in Gre­frath in the Lower Rhine

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Von der Heydt Museum Wuppertal Außenansicht, © Von der Heydt-Museum

Von der Hey­dt-Mu­seum Wup­per­tal

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Roof of the Art and Exhibition Hall in Bonn, © Tourismus & Congress GmbH Region Bonn  Rhein-Sieg  Ahrweiler

Bundeskun­sthalle in Bonn

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Die Ausstellung im Neanderthal Museum erklärt den Lebensalltag der Urmenschen, © Neanderthal Museum / M.Pietrek

Neander­th­al Mu­seum in Mettmann

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Aussenansicht Deutsches Fußballmuseum Dortmund - direkt am Hauptbahnhof, © Deutsches Fußballmuseum Dortmund

Ger­man Foot­ball Mu­seum Dortmund

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Kolumba Museum in Cologne, © Kolumba Köln, Helene-Binet

Kolumba Mu­seum in Co­logne

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Exterior view Gasometer Oberhausen, © Gasometer Oberhausen, Dirk Böttger

Gas­o­met­er Ober­hausen

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Das rock'n'popmuseum Gronau gibt es seit 2004. Es ist in der einstiegen Turbinenhalle des Textilunternehmens Mathieu van Delden untergebracht, © Johannes Höhn

rock’n’pop­mu­seum Gronau

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Der Neubau des Kunstmuseums Bonn stammt von dem Berliner Architekten Axel Schultes. Er wurde 1992 eröffnet, © Kunstmuseum Bonn, Foto: David Ertl

Kun­st­mu­seum Bonn

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