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Margarete Steiff Museum

Margarete-Steiff-Str. 1, 89537 Giengen an der Brenz, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 180 5 131101
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Beautifully developed.

Admittedly I am a big Steiff fan, so this review is probably biased. However the museum is so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Swiftgrade
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
wow factor

A must for all teddy bear lovers, there is so much to see and so well presented. not only teddies... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Judy D
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“teddy bear” (13 reviews)
“stuffed animals” (13 reviews)
“all ages” (7 reviews)
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Margarete-Steiff-Str. 1, 89537 Giengen an der Brenz, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 180 5 131101
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"introduction"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Admittedly I am a big Steiff fan, so this review is probably biased. However the museum is so beautifully constructed and developed that I challenge anyone not to be positive about it. Our 2 year old was entranced by the initial exhibits (in which a...More

Thank Swiftgrade
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

A must for all teddy bear lovers, there is so much to see and so well presented. not only teddies but other animals as well, spent a good 2 hours and still probably missed bits, will go again, they do different sessions in different languages....More

Thank Judy D
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

I have been several times to the Steiff Museum, and it always fascinates me. Don't go if you are not a child at heart! You need to allow your imagination to view this museum. The presentation of the story of Margarete Steiff is fascinating, and...More

Thank Graham C
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

My family and I have been Steiff collectors since the late 1960s (and could probably open our own museum!) so I have wanted to visit where it all began for a very long time--finally had the chance when I went to Munich. 2 hr train...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Not looking forwards to having to take the old girl....not my thing...I thought.!!! Really lovely and quite special for sure. Will not spoil it for anyone so go and find out....watch the bear prices tho....Expensive is inadequate.!!!!

Thank Andy K
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Two old folk going to a Teddy Bear museum. YES. It was wonderful, the audio description was in English for us. The tour was really good, most enjoyable. A MUST if you are in the area. And of course you come out with some animals...More

Thank alexingohr
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Easy to find, just follow the painted paw prints on the pavements. Very reasonable entry price of 10 euros for adults and 8 euros for over 60's (sorry didn't look for children's prices). Plenty of space to leave coats and free lockers to leave bags...More

Thank Carol J
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

It took a while to find this modern day museum because there was very poor sign posts that lead directly to the building. It's easy to spot the teddy bear statue on the roundabout, however none of the roads lead to the museum. We drove...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

What a joy to see how they've displayed this with an introduction in the first room, then an unique elevator ride and a walk-through story that keeps going as you keep going. I asked if a tour was available in English and they gave me...More

Thank zarinafied
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We went in October which was a slow season, museum was quiet. The museum leads you to each small room with audio guidance (many languages offered) where you get to learn the history of Steiff teddy bear which was very entertaining, and you get to...More

Thank lilykas
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Response from texaspetnanny | Reviewed this property |
Hi, my girlfriend and I requested an “English” speaking tour, since I am from the states and only understand English. Well, this enabled us to literally have a private tour, without an extra cost and we were not grouped... More
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Hello, unfortunately it's impossible to visit the factory.
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It is a little bit in the middle of nowhere but if there are any excursions, it would be from Ulm.
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