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Museum of art and technology of the 19th century, (Museum fuer Kunst und Technik des 19. Jahrhunderts)

Museum of art and technology of the 19th century opened in early April 2009 with the support of the Foundation Wolfgang Genk (President of the chamber of Commerce Karlsruhe). The Museum expositions tell about the impact on each other have the art and the development of technology, how they interact.

The Museum occupies about 400 square meters. Every six months the exposition of the Museum changed. Through the halls, guided tours, lectures and workshops for adults and children. The exhibitions have not only a large number of photos and documents, and current exhibits of technological innovations of the time.

One of the exhibitions running at the Museum - "Live. Better. At that time" shows how varied the life of an ordinary family of burghers. Here is the room with the fireplace where the whole family gathered. This is the beginning of the 19th century, the house is heated only one room - the hearth, her cook, wash, bathe, eat and sleep. And behind the wall in the next room it's been a few decades and a small "stove", which is to cook and iron to heat. Appears bathroom, which presents a different trough and wash and delicate wash basins. If at the beginning of the century, many everyday objects were a sign of luxury, to the end of the century is getting better mass production of furniture, kitchen utensils and household appliances the first. The interaction of technology and art, their mutual penetration and influence each other is a relevant aspect not only of the 19th century, but the modern world.