This was a delightful way to spend a sunny day in the Black Forest. There was an English tour and we learned about the different farm structures in the different regions of... read more
In the Black Forest Open Air Museum Vogtsbauernhof the Black Forest culture...
In the Black Forest Open Air Museum Vogtsbauernhof the Black Forest culture and history come to life. Visitors will find out how people lived and worked in Black Forest farmhouses during the last 400 years. As well as six fully-furnished farmhouses from different parts of the Black Forest, the visitors will find a labourer's cottage and about 15outbuildings, such as mills, sawmills, storehouses, a distillery and a chapel, fields, kitchen gardens and a herb garden. The museum presents the many different faces of life in the Black Forest: its architecture, traditions, customs and trades, and the way people livedand farmed throughout the ages.
Daily craftsmen demonstrations
Museum visitors are invited to witness traditional crafts.
Mill demonstrationDaily at 11.15, 12.15 And 2.15 Pm.
Free guided tours for the public (in German), daily at 2.30 Pm, in August also at 11.30 Am. Museum workshop for families: Here, under expert guidance, the museum guests can make various different pieces and objects, from key hooks to lanterns and hardwood baskets - the variety is enormous!
Open daily (end of march until begin of november).