History and tradition
Small but fine - this is the Stockach City Museum in the historic upper town of Stockach. In the two attic floors of the "Alte Forstamts", a historic building dating from 1706, you can experience history, marvel at the Zizenhausen terracottas and discover art between the imposing roof beams! At a multimedia station in the entrance area, the negotiations of the famous Stockach Fools' Court come to life in videos.
In 1818, the Grand Duchy of Baden enacted an early constitutional settlement which was groundbreaking for its time. In the 1848 Baden Revolution, revolutionaries fought for democratic ideas. In the 1918 revolution, the monarchy collapsed and Baden became a republic, which in 1919 was given one of...
The Stockach Fasnacht and the Jester's Court
For decades, well-known politicians have had to answer to the Stockacher Narrengericht ( Jester's Court) during the carnival period. The jesters claim a privilege that the court jester Kuony von Stocken is said to have received for his wise war counsel in 1351. By virtue of this, the Jester's Court...
Suitable for families
Opening hoursOpen all year
Tuesday - Friday: 10:00-12:00, 13:00-17:00
Closed on Sundays and public holidays
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