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Wonderful sight in history!

The museum shows hundreds of magnificient jewels, decorative ornaments and items from as far as... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
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5000 year

Not only for history fans, but for everybody. This is the story of the jewelery through centuries... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Budapest, Hungary
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2 Sep 2018
“Wonderful sight in history!”
28 Jul 2018
“5000 year”
An impressive museum documenting the wonders of geology.
Jahnstr. 42, 75173 Pforzheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7231 392126
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Reviewed 8 October 2012

If you are in Pforzheim this is the number one attraction and should not be missed (closed on Mondays though). There are several galleries, including a historical one showing gold jewellery right back to 1600BC. There is also a splendid collection of pocket watches. Another...More

4  Thank WRB72
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The museum shows hundreds of magnificient jewels, decorative ornaments and items from as far as 5000 years ago. All beautifully arranged and presented with interesting information. Certainly worth a visit!

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Reviewed 28 July 2018

Not only for history fans, but for everybody. This is the story of the jewelery through centuries. Very informativ, a lot of very interesting artifacts.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 9 August 2017

the museum had four main exhibits with lots of jewelry in each. they were all so beautiful and nicely organized. it would have been nice to see some local pieces, as pforzheim is known for that, and most of the jewelry in the museum were...More

Thank Tiffany Y
Reviewed 18 May 2017

If you like jewellry, this is the place to go! Located within the city park, it also offers a nice café to enjoy some home-baked cake and sip a cup of cappucino.

Thank watchhans18
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Amazing jewellery from old era to modern .Beautiful presented in wonderful light it put in value the wonder: gold, silver,bronze,gems, diamond. Also they have exhibitions like new art or watches history. So sorry when you have to leave....

1  Thank marinmel
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Yesterday a friend invited me to visit this museum. We spent 2 - 3 hours there - could of happily stayed longer but had to leave Pforzheim. When we finished our tour, I was totally elated from all the beauty I had seen. This is...More

2  Thank surya77
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to visit. We went on a rainy day ant it was worth it. There was parking across the street, pay at the meter. The displays had some English translation. There was a good historical representation for the jewelry.

Thank kkdc2016
Reviewed 6 November 2015

We visited this museum and it was excellent. We spent almost three hours in the museum and we were not sorry for it. Our guide was excellent and kept us interested during whole visit.

Thank Erohrv
Reviewed 9 September 2015

If you’re a jeweller or into jewellery this museum is a must. They have an important collection of jewellery plus regular one off exhibitions It’s about 1.5 hours by train from Frankfurt, and a maximum of 15 minutes walk from the station, in the middle...More

Thank Jclynes
Reviewed 22 July 2015

The jewellery was nice but the exhibit was made in an old way, only a small signt of what kind of jewellery it was and from what area. Would have liked some more info about how the jewellery was worn, who wore it and so...More

Thank thewhiterose92
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