Telephone switchboard

Communication: From the four-legged courier to email and messaging

Today there are (virtually) no limits to communication. Even children are familiar with text messages and e-mails.

This one-hour tour will explain how messages were first transmitted over long distances. Prepare to marvel at a range of astonishing technological developments, from optical telegraphs via early telephones all the way to digital technology.

General information

Duration: approx. 60 minutes
Languages: on request
Cost: Tues – Fri: € 35 plus admission charge
Sat/Sun: € 45 plus admission charge
Group size: max. 25 persons

Advance notification is required for all tours.

Please book at least four weeks in advance.

For the rest, we refer to the GTC of the HNF.

Phone registration: +49-5251/306-660
E-mail: service(at)hnf.de

Due to the Corona pandemic, some precautionary measures must be observed. The general visiting regulations apply.