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Deutschheim State Historic Site

109 W 2nd St, Hermann, MO 65041-1045
+1 573-486-2200
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The tour was great. Kim is a great tourguide. They are a smaller site so they don't have a lot of... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Makia H
Definitely take a tour when you visit Hermann

Our guide did a fantastic job of filling us in on the history of Hermann, Missouri and providing... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
Janet B
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Visit a significant part of German-American history – and early Missouri settlement – at Deutschheim State Historic Site. Stroll through the restored 1840s and 1850s buildings and explore how German-Americans settled the Hermann area and developed the basis for a Missouri wine industry. Grapevines planted in the 1850s can still be seen on the property as can a number of historic artifacts.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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109 W 2nd St, Hermann, MO 65041-1045
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

The tour was great. Kim is a great tourguide. They are a smaller site so they don't have a lot of exhibit space in their main building. So take the tour!!

Thank Makia H
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Our guide did a fantastic job of filling us in on the history of Hermann, Missouri and providing insight into the German culture during our one-hour tour. At $5 per person, this tour is a real bargain. We appreciated our guide pointing out which items...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We did the two-house tour one Sunday afternoon. It's informative but without enough real interest or depth to generate any excitement. Certainly, kids would be bored.

1  Thank MongoSchwartz
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We visited the Deutschheim Historic Site on a Saturday. I really enjoyed all the different buildings you get to tour. That seemed pretty unique. There were also some interesting stories told by the tour guide. I especially enjoyed the story of the young "Gastenbitters" (not...More

1  Thank clark5662
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Take a trip back in time to the time when Hermann, MO first welcomes it's German settlers. Visit some of the historical homes and see the way these pioneers lived. This is a very informative walking tour with a knowledgeable guide. There are stairs is...More

Thank scottjnpg
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Historical Museum detailing the German immigrant journey to Hermann. Large building, BIG rooms, with wide spaces. Loaded with antiques and other artifacts. Gift shop/visitor center inside.

Thank ritak790
Reviewed 1 July 2017

What a great way to learn about the town, its history, the reason the German people came there to make new homes, and to learn about their struggles and successes.

1  Thank redasch
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I am so glad we stopped by and took the tour. We were visiting on a Tuesday when the town is a lot more quite than later in the week so we got a private tour. Our tour guide was very knowledgable and friendly. We...More

Thank kcbarbie
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This was an informative tour, lasted about 1.5 hours and only cost $5. We were glad that we decided to do this!

Thank maja0204
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I've been to Germany but I'm not very well-versed on German emigration to Missouri. This trip was a spur-of-the-moment and we stumbled upon this museum by chance, but we were pleasantly surprised. Two buildings, lots of info, tons of knick knacks. My favorite details were...More

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Karen S
3 July 2016|
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Response from Kim T |
Please note it is the event, not tours that are free during Wienachsfest. Just for clarification, the hours are 9:45am-4:00pm and tours are at 10:00am, 12:30, and 2:30pm.
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