Automuseum Dr. Carl Benz

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Automuseum Dr. Carl Benz
The museum building.
The museum building.
Automuseum Dr. Carl Benz is located in Baden-Württemberg
Automuseum Dr. Carl Benz
Location within Baden-Württemberg
Established1984 (1984)
  • Ilvesheimer Straße 26
  • 68526 Ladenburg
  • Germany
Coordinates49°28′28″N 08°35′48″E / 49.47444°N 8.59667°E / 49.47444; 8.59667Coordinates: 49°28′28″N 08°35′48″E / 49.47444°N 8.59667°E / 49.47444; 8.59667
TypeAutomobile museum
WebsiteAutomuseum Dr. Carl Benz (in German)

The Automuseum Dr. Carl Benz is a privately owned automobile museum in Ladenburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Established in 1984, it focuses on the career of the automotive pioneer Karl Benz (also known as Carl Benz), and on the history of the automobile manufacturers associated with him. Since 2005, the museum has been housed in a former factory building used from 1908 to produce automobiles under the "C. Benz Söhne" brand.[1][2]

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  1. ^ "Dr. Carl Benz Automotive Museum Moves To New Location". The Auto Channel. The Auto Channel. 21 September 2005. Retrieved 25 October 2013.
  2. ^ Herrmann, Jürgen. "Automuseum Dr. Carl Benz in der alten Benz-Fabrik in Ladenburg" [Automuseum Dr. Carl Benz in the old Benz factory in Ladenburg]. Rhein-Neckar-Industriekultur (in German). Retrieved 25 October 2013.


  • Seidel, Winfried A; Arnold, Petra (2013). Automobilgeschichten - Die Autos aus dem Automuseum Dr. Carl Benz [Automobile Histories - the Cars of the Automuseum Dr. Carl Benz] (in German). Ladenburg, Germany: Automuseum Dr. Carl Benz. ISBN 9783000414701.

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