Colourful wall paintings, old school desks, fascinating physical apparatus, plaster models, taxidermy, old photos, class registers, report cards, gymnastics equipment, handicrafts . . . in all over 32,000 objects and around 30,000 books. These are the treasures which form the basis of the exploration of Bremen’s education history of the last 150 years.
Subjects explored by the museum include the history of Bremer Volksschulen (folk schools) starting from around 1900, schooling under National Socialism, as well as Bremen’s current educational history.