Museum für Naturkunde Chemnitz – Museum of Natural History

Moritzstraße 20, 09111 Chemnitz

Tel. : +49 (0) 371 4884551

Fax : +49 (0) 371 4884597


www.naturkunde-chemnitz.de

General

The former department store palace accommodates an impressing Museum of Natural History including the 290 million-year-old "Petrified Forrest" in the roof-covered atrium of the Tietz-House. It is part of one of the scientifically most valuable collections of fossil plants in the world. The museum shows about 7.000 petrified woods from the transparent cut to the extremely heavy trunk.

 

Accessibility

Additional access information for wheelchair users and persons with reduced mobility:

  • The whole exhibition is easily accessible for wheelchair users

  • Guided tours for wheelchair users
  • Natural history seminars for guests with learning difficulties
  • Creative design with natural materials
  • Seminars for blind and visually impaired guests
  • Exhibits that can be touched, smelled, heard, tasted, looked at

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Accessibility Information

Parking

  • There is a parking area for disabled persons


Access to the facility / moving inside the facility

Ramps with > 6% ascent are reported in the text

  • Door width min. 90 cm
    Entrance without steps (max. 3 cm) or with ramp


Elevator

Operating elements with a height of > 115 cm are reported in the text

  • Door width min. 90 cm
    Access without steps (max. 3 cm) or with ramp
    Space inside elevator min. 110 x 140 cm


WC for wheelchair users

  • Door width min. 90 cm
    Access without steps (max. 3 cm) or with ramp
    Space in front of toilet min. 150 x 150 cm
    Space left or right of the toilet min. 90 cm
    Folding toilet support rails present


Additional aids / Offers

  • Aids / Offers for blind and visually impaired persons

  • Aids / Offers for persons with learning and mental disabilities