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Museum fur Post und Kommunikation

Schaumainkai 53, 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 60600
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Ace.

Stumbled across this place, it's right near the film museum. All sorts of interesting bits of tech... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ian T
The only place on planet

I am here with the feeling of no where els that creat such a great place like here. feeling like... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
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“audio guide” (7 reviews)
“rotary phone” (2 reviews)
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Schaumainkai 53, 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Sachsenhausen-Nord
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stumbled across this place, it's right near the film museum. All sorts of interesting bits of tech to browse around. Not for thrill seekers. It's a museum that will appeal to a techie type. Take some photos of those sheep made out of old phones.

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I am here with the feeling of no where els that creat such a great place like here. feeling like you in the farm but in town.

Thank markeljune5
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The exhibition that I saw was on the golden ratio. It was full of information, insights and examples. (It explains why the 3x5 note card is close to perfection. Highly recommend it for grownups and kids (there were about 40 middle schoolers there the day...More

Thank Persnickety2014
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I recently visited Frankfurt with my family. I have to say I wasn't particularly enthused at my husband's choice of a museum. However, I went along and was pleasantly surprised. Information was displayed quite clearly. We had a pushchair with us and were able to...More

Thank globetrotter666
Reviewed 24 March 2017

My nephew and I both really enjoyed this museum. They had telecommunications, radio, TV and the history of the mail service. They have a neat hands-on exhibit of how a rotary phone works where you dial one phone from the other. For my nephew, who...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

It was an interesting place .. In the first I thought the whole area is great because the street in front of the riverside is full of museums and parks. It's very small but interesting place.

Thank Seqelly S
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This small museum has a few interesting things in it but impossible to understand anything that is explained there because its all in German, naturally! It would have been nice to have had subtitles to the videos in this day and age, but hey, the...More

Thank Bernard F
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Permanent exhibit (in the basement) in the basement has German-only signs. Rent an English audio guide for 1.50 Euros at the information desk on that floor. Audio guide takes 1 to 1.5 hours. (I'm a thorough museum visitor, so if you're not, maybe you'll skip...More

Thank msa75
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Looks at all aspects of communication from the invention of writing to the modern internet. Huge numbers of exhibits. Also had an interesting exhibition on advertising, and also a cool exhibition on letters in a bottle.

Thank MrDavetheSarks
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Interesting place for techies. Most text in German, with it being in Germany, I wasn't surprised. Lots to see. Depending on the exhibition on, you will enjoy an hour or two here.

Thank Ian T
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