Deutsches Drahtmuseum, Altena

Dedicated to a simple yet crucial element of everyday life, Deutsches Drahtmuseum demonstrates the use of wire in the modern world. The museum contains themed areas and a jewelry room, where you can see fine wire earrings, necklaces, and bracelets. The electronic and communications sections feature interactive exhibits. The museum offers guided tours. For Deutsches Drahtmuseum and beyond, use our Altena trip itinerary maker to get the most from your Altena vacation.
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  • Visited the wire museum on the way back from Burg Altena. The entry fee was included in the castle ticket price ( €6) & we found it very interesting. Had a really enjoyable day at both venues. All.....  more »
  • The region of Altena is one of the famous center of wire factories all over the world. This point is wire! You will find a lot of specialists in production of high quality wire in dimensions like...  more »
  • An interesting place to visit with a ticket bought at the castle. Many beautiful and interesting exhibits with the development of the region's metal industry.
  • Good museum for knowing evolution of steel wire and drawing technology. Perfect explanation during visit tour by museum officer. Recommended
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