Enigma rotors

The world of codes and ciphers

A trip into the exciting world of codes and ciphers. This tour provides a great deal of interesting information on ancient codes, modern encryption machines, the manufacture of secret inks, pioneers of cryptology, the decryption of historical scripts and much more besides.

During the tour you will wear headphones and a transmitter. The museum guide will use a microphone to communicate with you. This ensures that you can hear clearly while you maintain the necessary distance of at least 1.5 metres.

General Information

Duration: approx. 45 minutes
Languages: on request
Cost: Tues – Fri: € 25 plus admission charge
Sat/Sun: € 30 plus admission charge
Group size: max. 15 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

Safety and hygiene measures

The best option is for you to bring your own headphones with you. All you need is a standard model, for example the ones used for smartphones (3.5-mm jack plug). Those who do not have their own headphones can purchase a pair for €1 at the HNF.

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