Museum im Westrich

Address: Miesenbacher Strasse 1, 66877 Ramstein

Located in the center of Ramstein, the building which houses the “Museum im Westrich” is a treasure in itself. It is the oldest building in Ramstein, a protected Baroque building dating back to 1750. Formerly the building was used as a brewery, a pub and as the town hall. Nowadays it houses the tourist information center and the “Museum im Westrich”. The permanent exhibition contains a complete furnished corner store, an old herb closet, and a lovingly set up village pub. In addition to its permanent collection the museum hosts several special exhibits every year. The spectrum covers historic, folklore and artistic subjects supplemented by regular concerts and lectures.

Website:   www.ramstein-miesenbach.de

Phone: +49 (0)6371 838186

Opening hours:
Monday and Tuesday 8.30 a.m. – 1.00 p.m. and 1.30 p.m. – 4.30 p.m.
Thursday 8.30 a.m. – 1.00 p.m. and 1.30 p.m. – 6.00 p.m
Sunday 2.00 p.m. – 5.00 p.m.

Admission:   Free!

 


Docu Center – Center for Documentation and Exhibition of the History of US Americans in the Rhineland-Palatinate

Address: Schernauer Strasse 46, 66877 Ramstein

For over sixty years, the military has shaped and changed the Palatinate region. The “Center for Documentation and Exhibition of the History of U.S. Americans in Rhineland-Palatinate“ is dedicated to scientific research and the imparting of this mutli-faceted history. Unique documents, exhibits and information are being compiled and preserved. The Docu Center displays this important chapter in German-American and European contemporary history through a professionally designed bilingual exhibition. The exhibition site with several red containers is located next to the Ramstein sports stadium. Here you can find out facts about the development over the past 60 years, the significance of the US clubs, and the air show disaster of 1988. Special exhibitions are presented as well. Free admission!

Website:     www.dc-ramstein.de

Phone:        +49 (0)6371 838005

Opening hours:
Tuesday to Sunday 2.00 p.m. – 5.00 p.m.
Closed throughout the winter months!

Admission:   Free!