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Nice place to visit

I was visiting the nice town Monschau in a wonderful autumn day. In the center of the town it´s a... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
andrra82
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Elmpt, Germany
Interesting house with nice view over the river

Very big house, fantastic staircase, beautiful below and above. The most amazing part is the... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Idalina V
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Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I think everyone who comes to this great historical town must go to this museum in order to understand the history behind

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

I was visiting the nice town Monschau in a wonderful autumn day. In the center of the town it´s a big red house -Impossible to miss it. I visited it and I liked it. I has actually 2 sides: one is the museum part and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Very big house, fantastic staircase, beautiful below and above. The most amazing part is the kitchen, lots of copper, a press machine to "iron" the clothes,...

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Idalina V
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

A must see in Monschau if you're into history, the house is in very good condition with rooms reflecting the wealth of the last owner. The master staircase is stunning leading to the floors above hosting reception rooms, and various bedrooms. Take your time to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Katy845
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The visit of the house includes the first two floors only and not the entire house but thes two floors are already worth the visit. You will go through the rooms wonderfully decorated in different stylrand admire the furnitures and daily objects. The staircase is...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank S70M
Reviewed 24 June 2017

This house is full of amazing antique furniture and crockery, wall finishings, clocks, etc. If you like antiques you will love it. You are able to view 3 floors and the kitchen below, yes a pity we could not see more!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank roadfill
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Due to the troubles in post Reformation Germany the protestants of Aachen had to leave the Catholic city. Many, especially the weavers came to Monschau wich belonged to protestant Julich. There was abundant calcerous free water in the local river, the Rur (a tributuary to...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Willy B
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We found the red house museum, in general, very interesting. It was a fascinating insight into what life was like 200 years ago. There were show rooms with the original furniture, and a magnificent wood staircase! It was a good price as well as all...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Wilsombirdie
Reviewed 30 August 2016

The stairway is so beautiful and the house is very elegant. The tour was informative, much like a tour of a Newport, RI mansion, only this house is smaller but is just as elegant.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank RHtravels
Reviewed 13 June 2016

An impressive building from the outside though not exactly what I call red. The price is very reasonable but it does close over lunch time so time your visit accordingly.

Date of experience: June 2016
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