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Industriemuseum Jakob Bengel

Wilhelmstr. 42a, 55743 Idar-Oberstein, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6781 27030
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Key to the City

The property houses some of the most incredible antique machinery where the worlds jewelry was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
wpbtraveler3858
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West Palm Beach, Florida
Tour of Bengel museum

What a wonderful tour and a great treasure. The shop/museum was full of old, but operational metal... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2016
355reviewer
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Napa, California
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3 weeks ago
“Key to the City”
2 Aug 2016
“Tour of Bengel museum”
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Wilhelmstr. 42a, 55743 Idar-Oberstein, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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+49 6781 27030
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The property houses some of the most incredible antique machinery where the worlds jewelry was produced many years ago. a lost art as one can only imagine those that sat at these machines some larger than life to do just one part of the production....More

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Reviewed 2 August 2016

What a wonderful tour and a great treasure. The shop/museum was full of old, but operational metal working equipment in mint condition. It was a step back in time to the days of Germany's peak production. The tour was amazingly informative and detailed regarding the...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

This may not be everyone's cup of tea but if you have an interest in jewellery, a love of machines or a passion for things well built...go here! The tour guide was most passionate for the factory, the machines and the family owned business. It...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2015

It is a museum that you can only enjoy with a good guide, it is guided tours only. But it shows very interesting aspects of the manufacturing of fashionable jewelery and precious things during the last two centuries and is now a place where students...More

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