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Braasch rum production museum

Braasch rum production museum

in Flensburg

SUGAR & RUM: ORIGIN, PRODUCTION & TRADE

Experience the history of rum!

This “Caribbean gold” once made Flensburg rich and famous. After 1755, sugar and rum, along with many other colonial goods, found their way by sailing ship from the Danish West Indies to the then Danish trading post on the Flensburg Firth. Flensburg became Germany’s rum capital.

Experience the history of rum in the City of Flensburg with the private collection of distiller Walter Braasch and merchant Karsten Braasch. Take the short trip to the “three small islands” in the Caribbean, which belonged to Denmark until 1917, and learn all about the production and history of rum and sugar. On display are distillation and filling equipment, measuring devices, multiple information panels, a collection of old rum bottles, historical photographs and much more.

Additional service:

  • Wine, rum, sparkling wine, coffee specialities and more for sale
  • Indoor seating as well as in the historic Braasch courtyards
  • Postcards
  • Online shop

Wein & Rumhaus Braasch
Rote Straße 26-28
D-24937 Flensburg
Phone: +49 461 14 16 00
Fax: +49 461 14 16 0 13
www.braasch.sh 

You can visit the Braasch rum production museum free-of-charge when the Wein & Rumhaus Braasch, located at 26 - 28 Rote Straße, is open. Mondays to Fridays from 10 am to 6:30 pm and Saturdays from 10 am to 4 pm.

During the season, public tours take place every Wednesday. 16.00 clock (all dates on www.braasch.sh).

Please phone ahead to inform us of your attendance at +49 461 14 16 00. For private tours, please schedule an individual appointment.