Museum Zinkhütter HofCockerillstraße 9052222 StolbergPhone: (0049) 2402 9 03 130
The bronze statue at the old customs office in Mützenich recalls the post-war years of the former smuggler village of Mützenich, which was characterized by coffee smuggling, which looks back on an exciting and exciting past and comes up with some curious stories. After the Second World War, the Vennbahn made it a German exclave on Belgian territory, and coffee smuggling flourished in the village because it was in the center of the smuggling lines.
An old half-timbered house was furnished exactly as the ancestors did at the turn of the century. More than 3000 exhibits testify to the harmonious, but also arduous way of life of our Eifel ancestors.
Bronze and garden sculptures for indoor and outdoor use.
Experience traditional handicrafts in the halls of the Monschau craft market and the glassworks! The "Monschauer Glashütte" is one of the most popular sights in Monschau. In a guided tour you will experience how glassware was made 2000 years ago: From melting the sand, to blowing the still liquid glass, to the fine-tuning of vases, glasses, etc. The "handicraft market" is laid out in the style of a village square. There are several market stalls around an artificial stream with a mill wheel.
The educational forest path in Rohren at Monschau will lead you to an exhibited stacked charcoal pile and a water-operated saw mill whose historic working equipment inside can also be visited.