The Christmas Museum

Nostalgic Christmas decorations from a Christmas Museum in Germany, by The Diary of Sugar & Spice, an American living in Germany.

The Diary of Sugar and Spice

Going back to our little trip to Rothenburg ob der Tauber since the snow is falling today and it’s just so incredibly Christmas-y feeling here, I wanted to share with you the Christmas museum we went to.

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First of all, you will have to excuse some of the pictures which were taken with the iPhone. They don’t really like pictures to be taken so I was careful about it!

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The museum starts from the origin of Christmas and gives a beautiful walk through the history of ornaments and decorating. Literally everything to do with Christmas is shown from the tree stands to the tree topper. I loved that they showed how over time the material used for ornaments changed with time. Some really beautiful things to see.
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For those of you who don’t know…Christmas trees were first recorded here in Germany. That makes it extra special! In fact, the trees…

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My name is Annette. I am passionate about nature, health, simplicity, self-reliance, truth, and life-long learning. Originally from Germany, I now live in Virginia, USA. I am a therapist, health coach, writer, photographer, and organic gardener.
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8 Responses to The Christmas Museum

  1. Thanks for reblogging this post! Puts you right into the spirit of the season seeing places like this!

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  2. Loca Gringa says:

    That picture of Frankfurt Christmas Market was amazing, as is this article! Thanx for re-blogging!

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