Agen Westphalian Open-Air Museum
Museum type :
Archaeological Museum

Established in :
1960

Holidays :
Monday

Visiting Hours :
Sat-Sun 10.00-17.30 & Thu-Fri 10.00-18.30

Contact No :
49 5231/706-104

Location :
Ruhr area , Germany

Display Objects :

Hagen Westphalia Open-Air Museum includes rope making, smiting, brewing, baking, tanning, printing, milling, papermaking, and much more. A favorite attraction is the trip hammer workshop.




Description :

  • The Hagen Westphalian Open-Air Museum lies in the Hagen neighbourhood of Eilpe in the Mäckingerbach valley in the eastern Ruhr area.

  • The sponsor is the Landschaftsverband Westfalen-Lippe (Westfalen-Lippe Regional Authority).

  • The Hagen Westphalian Open-Air Museum brings a bit of skilled-trade history into the present, and it takes a hands-on approach.