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Horch Museum

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Address: Audistr. 7, 08058 Zwickau, Saxony, Germany
Phone Number:
+49 375 27173810
09:30 - 17:00
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Tue - Sun 09:30 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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As a child I have always wanted to see these cars..i was not disappointed when I did…A very well layed out museum with high quality exhibits.It was great to see Wanderer, Auto... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 February 2017
Nelson, New Zealand
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Nelson, New Zealand
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

As a child I have always wanted to see these cars..i was not disappointed when I did…A very well layed out museum with high quality exhibits.It was great to see Wanderer, Auto Union, Horch,and DKW all together under the one roof.

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Saltillo, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Very nice experience when in the region, surely a must to visit, you will see and understand the evolution and origin of Auto Union, as well as the next phases. Impresive vehicles as ref from past.

Thank ROC_1111
Wissembourg, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

This is a great surprise. This museum is not so large, but very very well done and well displayed. Very nice display per age and per generation. If you go to Zwickau, do not miss it.

Thank guillaume0072014
Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

It is a must for any visitor of Zwickau to visit the Horch Museum. Very interesting car museum but very few information in English.

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Turku, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

In spite my only speed ticket when entering Zwickau I found Horch Museum the hicghlight of our three month tour in Italy Czeck Rep. Austria, Germany and Sweden. Horchs DKWs, Audis and Wanderers were not displayed too tight, but so that one could see them from all sides.

Thank Oobubuu
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

A really well laid out and curated museum. Provides a fascinating insight into the history of car making in Zwickau and also the roots of the current day Audi. I followed Suzanne's advice and asked for the audio tour (essential if you do not speak or read German) and also asked for the kombi ticket which included the Trabant Museum... More 

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Goldau, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

The Horch Automuseum (car museum) is located in the old factory of Audi cars which were produced here before WWII. It shows all makes of Auto Union (Horch, Wanderer, DKW, Audi) and also some cars which were produced after the war at Zwickau (Trabant also called Trabi). In summer 2017 this museum will even be more interesting as they are... More 

Thank pore
Vercelli, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Beautiful and interesting museum, with really well done exhibitions, unfortunately the Trabant exhibition is 3 km far and if you as going there walking as I did it's a bit too far after having already walked from the train station, there should be a bus anyhow.

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Canberra, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

We discovered this on a side trip from the autobahn on the way to Dresden. It's only about 10 minutes off the highway and the Lonely Planet book said it was a history of the Audi all the way up to the newest model and also the iconic East German Trabant. Not strictly true. No late model Audis here and... More 

Thank Bad_Seed4
South Lake Tahoe, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

This is an amazing museum clearly designed by an expert in the latest trends in museum design. There were interactive displays, videos, and written descriptions on all of the individual displays. The WWII room was especially well done, with multiple videos reflected in multiple mirrors to simulate the chaos of war. There was adequate signage in English to get an... More 

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