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Echter Nordhäuser Traditionsbrennerei (distillery)

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  • ©Echter Nordhäuser Traditionsbrennerei

It is the most important museum of German grain distilling tradition. In the atmospheric mixture of listed building and modern interactive museum can visitor go on an adventure trip through the exciting history of Nordhäuser distilling tradition. The production facilities, which were restored with great attention to detail, and the historical barrel cellar give a vivid insight into the craftsmanship of master grain distiller at the beginning of the 20th century. With all senses, guests experience an unforgettable journey through the more than 500-year history of Nordhäuser grain, which of course with a tasting for adults is rounded up. In the museum shop a wide range of in-house specialties, traditional products as well as exclusive gift ideas are on offer.


free admission and tasting

opening hours:

shop: Thu-Sun 10.00 am - 4.00 pm
guided tours: Thu-Sun 2.00 pm


adult: 8,00 €
student: 4,00 €
children: 1,00 €



barrier-free access:

partial available

special tip:

The historic atmosphere of the building is used throughout the year for theatrical performances and especially popular are the beautifully designed flower and Christmas exhibitions. Upcoming events can be found online.

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Echter Nordhäuser Traditionsbrennerei
Grimmelallee 11
99734  Nordhausen

+49 (0)3631 636363

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