The Museum for a whole awareness of life

We will take you on a journey through 90 years of german automobile history: starting with the luxurious Horch 8-cylinder from 1937, continuing to the first sportscar made of synthetic material, a DKW Monza from 1957, up to vehicles from the 1970s. An experience within the meaning of nostalgia and the love for the historic automobile. Pursue the development of various eras on three exhibition levels. More than 100 cars, motorcycles and transporters – everyday life companion and milestone – shine against each other at the Zylinderhaus.

From the economic miracle to the buildup of the private wealth.

The 50s and 60s – Time of nationwide boom, time of change. Memories of these years filled with enjoyment and new joy of living captures the imagination of many people – feelings that can be experienced at the Zylinderhaus.

Small vehicles like the Goggomobil and the BMW Isetta experienced a sincere boom of demand.

You can marvel at atmospheric staged valuable fabricates of german automobile history at the Zylinderhaus.


Vehicles and more

6 days

opened a week,
mondays closed

5000 qm

exposition area