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Freilchtmuseum Glentleiten

An der Glentleiten 4, 82439 Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8851 1850
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Awesome open air farmhouse museum with traditional crafts on display

Almost at the end of highway Autobahn 95 from Munich to Garmisch you´ll find this phantastic and... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
epicureantom
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Estero, Florida
Interesting

As a big fan of history and museums, I really enjoyed this! The paths are graveled and a lot of up... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2015
Lori M
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Sugarcreek, Ohio
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9 Jun 2017
“Awesome open air farmhouse museum with traditional crafts on display”
23 Sep 2015
“Interesting”
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An der Glentleiten 4, 82439 Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 8851 1850
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Almost at the end of highway Autobahn 95 from Munich to Garmisch you´ll find this phantastic and very well organized Upper Bavarian farnhouse museum. It´s only 2 Euros for kids (6 - 15), adults 7 Euros and you can spend the whole day there, rain...More

Thank epicureantom
Reviewed 24 September 2015

As a big fan of history and museums, I really enjoyed this! The paths are graveled and a lot of up and down, so good sturdy, comfortable walking shoes are a must! Could have spent more time here! You could get the highlights by doing...More

1  Thank Lori M
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

This is a wonderful museum which allows you to take a journey through Bavarian social history. There are 63 building ranging from farmers house to mills. Many houses are furnished in the age they were last lived in e.g. The 1950s. All of the buildings...More

1  Thank Nick L
Reviewed 14 June 2015

Good: Museum was all outside and it was well laid out, with excellent views. Everything was translated into English. Bad: Fairly costly for what was a fairly short (and boring) visit to this museum. The most interesting parts were the enormous fish in the pond,...More

Thank Liam B
Reviewed 12 April 2015

You can spend an entire day here. Where good walking shoes and take lots of pictures. There are many buildings from various eras and all are carefully and accurately recreated. If you are not up for a good long walk, skip this, otherwise it is...More

Thank sdlhgt
Reviewed 10 April 2015

The Freilchtmuseum Glenleiten provides an excellent overview of rural life in Upper Bavaria. Contained on the outdoor museum's grounds are a wide range of homes, barns, and light industry that were moved to the grounds over the last couple of decades and then preserved. Homes...More

Thank Asta365
Reviewed 19 August 2014 via mobile

A fantastic day for the whole family. If you are thinking how the people worked and lived in the past, the answer is life in this village. Many homes with its all facilities and furniture. All the old workshops are there. My kids learned a...More

5  Thank Fawzi A
Reviewed 10 August 2014 via mobile

It was interesting to see a village frozen in time. They had demonstrations throughout the day of various skills. There are paths but they were rutted after heavy rain so I would be careful about taking a stroller to some portions of the trail.

3  Thank GdenH
Reviewed 7 August 2014 via mobile

The correct spelling of the name is 'Freilichtmuseum Glentleiten' this is important when your entering it into the GPS unit. The Glentleiten Open Air Museum is was very interesting. Seeing how people of different classes lived everyday life. The tools, buildings, and furniture were very...More

5  Thank Meshal
Reviewed 15 July 2014

the open air museum was very interesting place to visit. Especially recommended for families with children. Recommended route is supposed to take 2.5 hours but if you want to visit all houses then more is required (probably 4 hours). They provide maps but unfortunately the...More

3  Thank Yair K
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