Deutsches Museum

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The Deutsches Museum (German Museum, officially Deutsches Museum von Meisterwerken der Naturwissenschaft und Technik (English: German Museum of Masterpieces of Science and Technology)) in Munich, Germany, is the world's largest museum of science and technology, with about 28,000 exhibited objects from 50 fields of science and technology.wikipedia
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Munich

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The Deutsches Museum (German Museum, officially Deutsches Museum von Meisterwerken der Naturwissenschaft und Technik (English: German Museum of Masterpieces of Science and Technology)) in Munich, Germany, is the world's largest museum of science and technology, with about 28,000 exhibited objects from 50 fields of science and technology.
Munich is a major international center of engineering, science, innovation, and research, exemplified by the presence of two research universities, a multitude of scientific institutions in the city and its surroundings, and world class technology and science museums like the Deutsches Museum and BMW Museum.

Oskar von Miller

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The museum was founded on 28 June 1903, at a meeting of the Association of German Engineers (VDI) as an initiative of Oskar von Miller.
Oskar von Miller (7 May 1855 – 9 April 1934) was a German engineer and founder of the Deutsches Museum, a large museum of technology and science.

Science museum

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The Deutsches Museum (German Museum, officially Deutsches Museum von Meisterwerken der Naturwissenschaft und Technik (English: German Museum of Masterpieces of Science and Technology)) in Munich, Germany, is the world's largest museum of science and technology, with about 28,000 exhibited objects from 50 fields of science and technology.
The modern interactive science museum appears to have been pioneered by Munich’s Deutsches Museum in the early 20th century.

Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim

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The Flugwerft Schleißheim branch is located some 18 kilometres north of Munich's city centre close to Schleißheim Palace.
Flugwerft Schleissheim is an aviation museum located in the German town of Oberschleißheim near Munich, it forms part of the Deutsches Museum collection and complements the aviation exhibits on display at the main site.

Bonn

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In addition to the main site on the Museumsinsel, the museum has two branches in and near Munich and one in Bonn.
The Deutsches Museum Bonn, affiliated with one of the world's foremost science museums, the Deutsches Museum in Munich, is an interactive science museum focusing on post-war German scientists, engineers, and inventions.

AEG

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In 1883 he joined AEG and founded an engineering office in Munich.
In 1884, Munich-born engineer Oskar von Miller (who later founded Deutsches Museum) joined the executive board.

Technology museum

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The Deutsches Museum (German Museum, officially Deutsches Museum von Meisterwerken der Naturwissenschaft und Technik (English: German Museum of Masterpieces of Science and Technology)) in Munich, Germany, is the world's largest museum of science and technology, with about 28,000 exhibited objects from 50 fields of science and technology.

Isar

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The main site of the Deutsches Museum is a small island in the Isar river, which had been used for rafting wood since the Middle Ages.
Among those are the Museumsinsel (on which the Deutsches Museum is located); formerly this island was called Kohleninsel (coal island), the Praterinsel (both located in Munich) and the Mühleninsel in Landshut.

Oberschleißheim

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The 1980s and '90s also brought agreements with the Science Centre in Bonn and the government resulting in the creation of Deutsches Museum Bonn and the Flugwerft Schleißheim airfield exhibit.
Oberschleißheim is best known for the Schleissheim Palace and the Flugwerft Schleissheim next to the airport housing the airplane department of the German Museum.

Central Committee of the Liberated Jews

Central Committee of Liberated Jews
The Museum was also home to the Central Committee of the Liberated Jews, representing Jewish displaced persons in the American Zone of Germany after the war.
The Central Committee declared its dissolution on December 17, 1950 at its headquarters, the Deutsches Museum in Munich.

Cave of Altamira

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As well as the adjacent National Museum and Research Center of Altamira there are reproductions in the National Archaeological Museum of Spain (Madrid), in the Deutsches Museum in Munich (completed 1964) and in Japan (completed 1993).

Deutsches Museum Bonn

The 1980s and '90s also brought agreements with the Science Centre in Bonn and the government resulting in the creation of Deutsches Museum Bonn and the Flugwerft Schleißheim airfield exhibit.
It is part of the Deutsches Museum in Munich.

Verein Deutscher Ingenieure

Association of German EngineersVDIAssociation of German Engineers (VDI)
The museum was founded on 28 June 1903, at a meeting of the Association of German Engineers (VDI) as an initiative of Oskar von Miller.

The Who

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For a period of time the museum was used to host pop and rock concerts including The Who, Jimi Hendrix and Elton John.

Jimi Hendrix

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For a period of time the museum was used to host pop and rock concerts including The Who, Jimi Hendrix and Elton John.

Elton John

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For a period of time the museum was used to host pop and rock concerts including The Who, Jimi Hendrix and Elton John.

Sylvenstein Dam

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The island did not have any buildings before 1772 because it was regularly flooded prior to the building of the Sylvensteinspeicher.

Barracks

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In 1772 the Isar barracks were built on the island and, after the flooding of 1899, the buildings were rebuilt with flood protection.

Schleissheim Palace

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The Flugwerft Schleißheim branch is located some 18 kilometres north of Munich's city centre close to Schleißheim Palace.

Glider (sailplane)

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Among the more prominent exhibits is a Horten flying wing glider built in the 1940s, restored from the few surviving parts.

East Germany

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A range of Vietnam era fighter planes as well as Russian planes taken over from East Germany after the reunification are on display.

Electrical engineering

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Oskar von Miller studied electrical engineering and is otherwise known for building the first high voltage line from Miesbach to Munich (57 km) in 1882 for the electrical technology exhibition at the Glaspalast in Munich.

High voltage

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Oskar von Miller studied electrical engineering and is otherwise known for building the first high voltage line from Miesbach to Munich (57 km) in 1882 for the electrical technology exhibition at the Glaspalast in Munich.

Miesbach

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Oskar von Miller studied electrical engineering and is otherwise known for building the first high voltage line from Miesbach to Munich (57 km) in 1882 for the electrical technology exhibition at the Glaspalast in Munich.