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Historisches Museum am Strom - Hildegard von Bingen

Historisches Museum am Strom - Hildegard von Bingen
Historisches Museum am Strom - Hildegard von Bingen

As a highlight in the jubilee year 900 years of Hidegard Bingen opened the museum in the former electricity power station, on the bank of the Rhine not far from the mouth of the River Nahe. The power station is an industrial monument. The station was built in 1898 and was regarded as a cathedral of progress, and was included in the collection of Gothic and neo-Gothic sacred buildings, such as the St Martin’s church and the Rochus Chapel from the year 1895. From the entrance to the museum you can see the Mäuseturm, the ruins of Ehrenfels Castle, the Niederwald monument and Rüdesheim.

There are three permanent exhibitions in the museum: an exhibition showcasing Hildegard von Bingen, a display of unique surgical instruments , and the Rheinromantik (Rhine Romanticism) exhibition showcasing the 19th century.

Hours: daily 10am to 5pm (closed Mondays).

[ Source: http://www.bingen.de/en/2/sehenswertes_070226_museen.html ]

Related: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hildegard_of_Bingen
Address: Museumstraße 3, 55411 Bingen am Rhein
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"Good morning / afternoon, we want this weekend a little more about the work of Hildegard von Bingen. We are interested, above all, for the botany and the essence of healing and herbalism from this period. Thanks Ralf Walter" (posted 06/15/2015)

There is a good site on the internet providing very useful information about the museum and the attached Herbal Garden called 'Hilde garden'. The website is also available in English on Following link: http://www.landderhildegard.de/sites/bingen/museum-am-strom/ Best Regards Thilo
Answer provided by Thilo Miehe on 06/16/2015
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Hello and good day, about Hildegard von Bingen to tell, is a larger matter. I recommend that you click on the Internet at "www.hildegard forum" or simply "Hildegard von Bingen" and since everything you need to know is to read in English. - I myself could say much about it because it is a very extensive and interesting topic for which you have to take your time. On the Internet everything is extensively laid represent. Greetings from Bacharach, Gisela Ginsberg
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