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Lovely little automobile museum

This museum provides a nice overview of the cars made in Eisenach. This museum is located on the... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
ChristofvdH
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Nice attraction for car heads

While not the largest car museum by far, it sheds light on the local car industry through the... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2017
jdg001
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

I have seen bigger and better, but size is not always synonymous with quality. I thought this museum was great in the sense that you find vehicles that are rare in other museums. It was interesting to get a better insight of Warburg, Dixi and...More

Thank Carl H
Reviewed 25 August 2017

The museum has a strong historical perspective, knitting together the production of Wartburg cars pre war, then through the GDR era to the present day. More than a car museum the history paints its own picture of the changes in 20th century Germany.

Thank g4ybu
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This museum provides a nice overview of the cars made in Eisenach. This museum is located on the original plant's site. There are not many buildings left unfortunately. Surprisingly this is were BMW started. We enjoyed the exhibits that provided also insights into cars and...More

Thank ChristofvdH
Reviewed 24 February 2017

While not the largest car museum by far, it sheds light on the local car industry through the times. There are some nice exhibits and the insight into the Communist era is fascinating. All in all a nice attraction which will be even better once...More

Thank jdg001
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This place is little known, but worth a visit. Before WW2 the famous and very beautiful BMW 32x sports-cars were made here. During WW2 they produced the famous BMW R-75 sidecar outfit, and later the BMW R35, now renamed the EMW R35. Wartburgs and IFA...More

Thank pkr6000
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Lots of the to read/reminiscence about. Most things written in English. I thought all of the props in the boot and cabin of the auto was as interesting as some as the displays. If you have the time let the girls go to the Bach...More

Thank Rex-Mr
Reviewed 12 June 2016

The collection of old BMWs and Wartburgs (made in former East Germany) are of historical interest. Some of the information is in English. Worth the visit.

Thank Auf Wiedersehen
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Nice to see all the cars. Even a car with some usage (the bulletholes caused during ww2). Also different motors on display.

Thank richard712016
Reviewed 20 May 2016

As a walking rights advocate and non car owner I went only out of curiosity about cars produced in the East. I was surprised as their stylishness and also at the lack of business acumen that prevented the cars from becoming international successes. The collection...More

Thank epodwill
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Not a vast collection, although they're currently extending the museum in the former Wartburg factory (the new one is down the road and makes Opel cars). Lovely shiny cars from the 1950s and 1960s, especially the camping car (a kind of early estate). One nice...More

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