2500m2 in exhibition space
60 sheep, 22 pigs, 18 chickens, 10 geese
1 Loc, 5 carriages, 45 seats, 3 stations, 2.8km field railway
Resting areas, Info points, theme-based routes
A lively and active museum engaged in dialogue
Our settler’s farm: A port of call for families with children
Anchor point of the European Route of Industrial Heritage
Junior Rangers – actively supporting nature
Audio tour of the exhibition and part of the museum grounds
Heathland beekeeping at Emsland Moormuseum – bee trail
Explore the museum by narrow-gauge railway
Organic regional products, the famous buckwheat pancakes, buckwheat cakes, the Biergarten and the children’s playground
Europe’s largest museum devoted to peat moorland, anchor point of the European Route of Industrial Heritage, nature park centre in the international Naturpark Moor nature park, extracurricular learning site for education for sustainable development, and research location.
Place of learning
If you would like to get to know Emsland Moormuseum with the help of qualified museum educators, we have a range of programmes which vary in intensity and duration. We have tour guide systems, are largely accessible to the disabled, and the outdoor grounds can be explored by field train.
Emsland Moormuseum e.V.
49744 Geeste / Groß Hesepe
Telephone No. and Fax
Fon: +49 (0) 59 37 – 70 99 90
Fax: +49 (0) 59 37 – 70 99 935
We are proud of our awards, which are put to the benefit of your visit.