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Struwwelpeter Museum

Schubertstr. 20, 60325 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 747969
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Must visit when in Frankfurt!

This is the number one spot in Frankfurt for me. Definitely! I couldn't wait to get there and it... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Thiago H
via mobile
Bizarre and interesting

It's the first time I've heard about Struwwelpeter and his scary and bizarre children's stories... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
Wellington, New Zealand
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Schubertstr. 20, 60325 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 747969
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This is the number one spot in Frankfurt for me. Definitely! I couldn't wait to get there and it was great. The receptionist was very kind and nice. They also had a brief explanation of the author and book in Portuguese in case we needed....More

Thank Thiago H
Reviewed 9 March 2017

It's the first time I've heard about Struwwelpeter and his scary and bizarre children's stories that have been translated into many languages. This museum's displays tell you of his creator, Dr. Heinrich Hoffman, and features the original artwork in the books.

Reviewed 8 February 2015

This museum is a real "gem" for children and adults who have grown up with Struwwelpeter. There is a very informative introduction about the versatile life of Dr. Heinrich Hoffmann. One can see lots of drawings, Struwwelpeter books translated into lots of languages and also...More

3  Thank Emese2014
Reviewed 22 September 2014

I read this book every day as a child (scary, i know!) and when I found out about this museum I HAD to go and was not disappointed. I went on new years day after receiving a prompt email reply after inquiring if they would...More

2  Thank Guy P
Reviewed 6 August 2014

Something for all ages - you can play games based on Struwwelpeter, dress up, see original illustrations and how the book and responses to it have changed over time. There's also a section on Hoffman's life and work. Most of the labelling is in German,...More

2  Thank SheldonCooperKentUK
Reviewed 17 September 2012

Walked from the city but unfortunately the museum was closed. My mother also read me this book and I would have loved to see inside! It looked great through the window. Close to the palmengarten though so we spent the afternoon there instead. Next time...

3  Thank jem_040506
Reviewed 7 August 2012

This museum is in a beautiful house. It is suitable for all age groups. If you read everything in detail then you could be there for a few hours. If you did what I did and you just want to look at cool illustrations and...More

2  Thank LizWhitcher
Reviewed 15 June 2012

If you haven't read Struwwelpeter, the museum might not mean that much to you but my German mother read it to me when I was young so I was familiar with it. If you plan on going, I would read the book first, there are...More

3  Thank foodie66
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