In addition to the numerous castles, you can also learn a lot about the region, its history and racing in the museums. Here are a few examples:
Museum of local history Adenau
Are you interested in old handicrafts? Then this half-timbered house is exactly the right place for you. Discover in the finest detail reconstructed old workshops and much more.
Distance from hotel approx. 10 km
April to November
Saturdays 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Sundays and public holidays from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. and by appointment
In the old boys' school you will find exhibits and history from the "Good Old Times" from the surrounding area. How was rock' n' roll lived in the Eifel? Which sweets were there in the corner of the "corner shop" and which records were particularly popular?
Enjoy an exhibition of the 40s, 50s and 60s in a building that is already over 100 years old.
Distance from hotel approx. 18 km
Sundays from 2:00 pm.until 5:30 p.m.
April to October also Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00 pm.until 5:30 p.m.
Last admission at 5:00 p.m.
Eifel museum and German slate museum
These two museums are located in the Genovevaburg in Mayen. Discover the landscape of the Eifel as it looked several decades ago and how the slate miners worked underground at that time. More information can be found here.
Discover the historic motorcycles that once rode on the Grand Prix circuit and the secrets they conceal. In the Classic Race Lounge, you will meet like-minded people in technical discussions. Enjoy a snack in a cosy rustic atmosphere.
Distance from hotel approx. 30km
Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Historical Museum of Keyboard Instruments in Wassenach
Admire the collection of Old Musical Instruments, worth seeing and listening to, and get to know them even better at a "conversation concert".
The museum is located near Lake Laacher See, so you can combine your visit to the museum with a walk around the lake and the Benedictine Abbey. Here you will find more information about the lake and the abbey.
Distance from hotel approx. 35 km
Brohltal Volcano Park Information Centre
Experience a journey through time into the world of the Eifel volcanoes and explore the formation of the eastern Eifel and its volcanic raw materials in the exhibition of the Volcano Park Info Centre through illuminated pictures, film material, 3D ground images and the stone adventure garden.
Distance to hotel approx. 50 km
15 March - 31 October from Tuesday to Sunday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Closed on Mondays, except on public holidays and holidays in Rhineland-Palatinate and North Rhine-Westphalia
November - March Tuesdays to Sundays from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.