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  Kassel, culture: Hessian State Museum
The exhibition on prehistory and ancient history displays inter alia implements from the Palaeolithic Age, finds from the Bronze Age and early Iron Age, wooden finds of a kind rare in Europe, Celtic gold coins, and finds from Frankish castles and graves. Another section exhibits the oldest collection of arts and crafts in Hessen from the early Middle Ages to the present.


The German Wallpaper Museum in the Hessian State Museum.
The only one of its kind in the world, the Wallpaper Museum displays more than 600 treasures from centuries-old wallpaper culture. Among other Things, the visitor will see gold skin wallpapers, flock and oilcloth wallpapres, end-leaf and binding papers, Chinese wallpapers, Tapa wall hangings, and wallpapers from their origins to the present day.

You can get more information on the Web-site of the Hessian State Museum:
http://www.kassel-museum.de

Staatliche Museen Kassel
Hessisches Landesmuseum
Brüder-Grimm-Platz 5
34117 Kassel
Telefon: (0561)31680-0
E-Mail: info@museum-kassel.de
Opening hours: Tuesday till Sunday 10.00 am - 5.00 pm