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Musee Electropolis

55 rue du Paturage, 68200 Mulhouse, France
+33 3 89 32 48 50
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the audio guide isn't the best but don't think France has masters that art in any of their museums... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
copejenney
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Carlsbad, California
Weekend trip to the museums in Mulhouse.

A very interesting & well laid out museum tracing the history of early static electricity right up... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
tim r
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Dorset, United Kingdom
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55 rue du Paturage, 68200 Mulhouse, France
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

the audio guide isn't the best but don't think France has masters that art in any of their museums. Lots to see and learn about electricity. Like their yesteryear exhibits.

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

A very interesting & well laid out museum tracing the history of early static electricity right up to present day electricity generation. Excellent collection of various electrical domestic appliances. Demonstrations are given with static electricity - public participation required. The high light is the steam...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Maybe for young kids its fun but for me it was quite boring. We made the museum within 30 minutes. The best part was the gigantic electric dynamo.

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Reviewed 2 July 2017

We visited this because of the combined tickets offer with the train museum next door. Great idea! The best part was the demonstration show in which the guests could even attend. I tested the Faraday cage given 100 000 V ! For our fortune, one...More

Thank Konsta O
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Reviewed 2 December 2016

An interesting place but not more, not a must but a can. Don't forget to see the show about electrostatic effects.

Thank Ralf G
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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

As we were curious we had to discover this Museum, we have done it and we are a bit disappointed. Not enough fun, too much similar things. For us it was too much kind of sad and boring. The parts we did appreciate was the...More

Thank Raphael C
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

We came to Mulhouse to see the Car and Train Museums. This one rates number 4 on Trip Advisor and is next door the Train Museum so we thought why not. Ok. It's not terrible and includes a very impressive huge machine from the 1930's...More

Thank AnselmColom
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Reviewed 9 May 2016

The museum is nice to visit with children, it has lots of interesting toys for them, plus some demonstration for Faraday Cage and Electrostatic tension, overall interesting- and JUST IN FRENCH. There are also some nice toys and games close to the exit of the...More

Thank David_Cr403
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Reviewed 27 August 2015

i went there with my young child, almost 6 years old, he was enjoying this visit. You can find a lot of interesting things, to undeerstand the importance of elitricity in our life and how it helps us... Children are not paying

Thank mcic1971
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Reviewed 5 April 2015

We did not have any child with us and we have already visited a few science museums with electricity sections (for instance in Milano, Italy and in Munich, Germany). Maybe due to these reasons, we have been disappointed. Indeed, compared to other museums, Electropolis has...More

1  Thank Sergio b
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