Museums in the Oberpfalz region

The Oberpfalz region features a few strange museums ranges from the Medieval times, historic vehicles to – no joke – air! The Air Museum in Amberg has turned into one of the most innovative centers for modern art.

Oberpfalz Outdoor Museum Neusath-Perschen

The outdoor museum shows the life and living conditions of the people in the Oberpfalz during recent centuries. For more information, go to www.freilandmuseum.org

Maybach Museum Neumarkt

The museum features a globally unique exhibition of the history and products of Karl and Wilhelm Maybach. For more information, go to www.automuseum-maybach.de

Volcano experience Parkstein

Enjoy an explosive experience: At the volcano museum, you can learn everything you should know about the origin of volcanos and today’s life at the foot of the basalt cone. For more information, go to
www.vulkanerlebnis-parkstein.de

Air Museum Amberg

Just hot air? Not at the first and to date only air museum in the world in Amberg. For more information, go to
www.luftmuseum.de

Concentration Camp Memorial Site Flossenbuerg

The second Bavarian concentration camp is known as “the forgotten concentration camp.” For more information, go to
www.gedenkstaette-flossenbuerg.de

Folklore Museum Oberpfalz

Visitors gain detailed insight into the folklore and the way of life of the people in the Oberpfalz region from the 18th to the 20th century in the museum’s 36 departments. For more information, go to
www.burglengenfeld.de

City Museum Neumarkt

Impressive exhibits portray and allow you to experience the most important stages of Neumarkt’s history. For more information, go to
stadtmuseum.neumarkt.de

document snuff factory

A fascinating part of Regensburg’s history has been made accessible in three original rooms of the former snuff factory in the heart of the old town. For more information, go to
www.regensburg.de

Temple Museum Etsdorf

The central focus of the temple museum Etsdorf is the project “GLYPTOTHEK Etsdorf.” For more information, go to
www.tempel-museum.de

German Button Museum

At the German Button Museum you can immerse yourself into the world of buttons. For more information, go to
www.deutsches-knopfmuseum.de

Culture- and Military Museum Grafenwoehr

At Grafenwoehr’s museum, scenes, documents and videos exemplarily present the development of the training area that was established in 1910. For more information, go to
www.museum-grafenwoehr.de

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