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In the historic village ensemble directly on Schwerin Lake, visitors stroll between old farmhouses, fruit trees, herb beds and through the restored garden of a village teacher. The museum-like buildings show village life in the 19th century. Markets, events with traditional music, Low German theater performances, seminars and children's holiday programs take place during the season.

The open-air museum Mueß is a window into the past and the reality of life of people in the 19th century. Representation of the development of a village from the 17th to the beginning of the 20th century, currently within the 3.5 hectares of the village reserve 13 museum buildings and objects can be visited.

On the extensive area of the open-air museum different markets, events with traditional music, Low German theater performances, seminars and children's parties take place during the season.

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Freilichtmuseum für Volkskunde Schwerin-Mueß
Alte Crivitzer Landstraße 13
19063 Schwerin



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Opening hours
Today, May 25, 202410:00 - 18:00 clock
Gültig ab 30. March bis 29. September
Monday closed
Tuesday 10:00 - 18:00 clock
Wednesday 10:00 - 18:00 clock
Thursday 10:00 - 18:00 clock
Friday 10:00 - 18:00 clock
Saturday 10:00 - 18:00 clock
Sunday 10:00 - 18:00 clock
Holiday 10:00 - 18:00 clock
Gültig ab 01. October bis 31. October
Monday closed
Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00 clock
Wednesday 10:00 - 17:00 clock
Thursday 10:00 - 17:00 clock
Friday 10:00 - 17:00 clock
Saturday 10:00 - 17:00 clock
Sunday 10:00 - 17:00 clock
Holiday 10:00 - 17:00 clock

Events

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© Freilichtmuseum für Volkskunde Schwerin-Mueß

Between duty and fantasy

  • Date: 3/30/24 to 10/31/24
  • Alte Crivitzer Landstraße, 19063 Schwerin

This is what childhood in the village was like in the first half of the 20th century. An interactive exhibition for children with lots of learning and sensory stimuli.

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© Fred-Ingo Pahl

Festival of traditions

  • Date: 5/24/24 to Tomorrow
  • Alte Crivitzer Landstraße, 19063 Schwerin

Traditions, music, theater, dance, customs, festivals, rituals, crafts, Low German. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern celebrates its intangible cultural heritage.

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Vacation offers at the Mueß Open-Air Museum

  • Date: 4/3/24 to 10/23/24
  • Alte Crivitzer Landstraße, 19063 Schwerin

Hands-on stations, special tours, games and activities for the whole family on selected vacation days and on International Children's Day.

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© Freilichtmuseum für Volkskunde Schwerin-Mueß

Between duty and fantasy

  • Date: 3/30/24 to 10/31/24
  • Alte Crivitzer Landstraße, 19063 Schwerin

This is what childhood in the village was like in the first half of the 20th century. An interactive exhibition for children with lots of learning and sensory stimuli.

Read more: "Between duty and fantasy"
© Fred-Ingo Pahl

Festival of traditions

  • Date: 5/24/24 to Tomorrow
  • Alte Crivitzer Landstraße, 19063 Schwerin

Traditions, music, theater, dance, customs, festivals, rituals, crafts, Low German. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern celebrates its intangible cultural heritage.

Read more: "Festival of traditions"

Vacation offers at the Mueß Open-Air Museum

  • Date: 4/3/24 to 10/23/24
  • Alte Crivitzer Landstraße, 19063 Schwerin

Hands-on stations, special tours, games and activities for the whole family on selected vacation days and on International Children's Day.

Read more: "Vacation offers at the Mueß Open-Air Museum"
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Vorbeck Manor

  • An der Warnow, 19065 Vorbeck

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Country and vacation homes at the Settin estate on the lake

  • Crivitzer Straße, 19089 Settin

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Amber Castle & Amber Land Wendorf

  • Schlossallee, 19412 Wendorf

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© Foto: G. Bröcker, Staatliches Museum Schwerin

State Museum Schwerin

  • Temporarily closed
  • Alter Garten, 19055 Schwerin

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© Tourismusverband Mecklenburg-Schwerin

Crivitz town church

  • Kirchenstraße, 19089 Crivitz

Protestant town church Crivitz

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© Zum Stadtkrug Schwerin

“Zum Stadtkrug” Altstadtbrauhaus Schwerin

  • Open today
  • Wismarsche Straße, 19053 Schwerin

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© Foto: J. Lehmmann, Stiftung Mecklenburg

Permanent exhibition "Mecklenburg - so far, so near" of the Mecklenburg Foundation

  • Open today
  • Schliemannstraße, 19055 Schwerin

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Hotel Schloss Basthorst

  • Schlossstraße, 19089 Basthorst

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Vacation park Retgendorf

  • Kiefernweg, 19067 Retgendorf

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  • Open today
  • Ziegeleiweg, 19057 Schwerin

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© Tourismusverband Mecklenburg-Schwerin

Greenhouse Garden and Alexandrine Monument

  • Freely accessible at any time
  • Lennéstraße, 19053 Schwerin

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© Tourismusverband Mecklenburg-Schwerin

Landscape Park and Castle Raben Steinfeld

  • Temporarily closed
  • 19065 Raben Steinfeld

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  • Crivitzer Strasse, 19089 Tramm OT Settin

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View of the Grand Duke's throne room in the living and state apartments of Schwerin Castle Museum, © Lothar Steiner © Staatliches Museum Schwerin

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  • Open today
  • Lennéstraße, 19053 Schwerin

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© SSGK MV / Timm Allrich

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  • Open today
  • Lennéstraße, 19053 Schwerin

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