„Gastwirtschaft Zur Post“ Restaurant

Innkeeper and cook in front of the restaurant

„Gastwirtschaft Zur Post“ Restaurant

In the farmstead from Oberbreisig in the Westerwald Group of Buildings visitors will find the museum restaurant Gastwirtschaft zur Post. The menu features typical specialities from the Eifel, Westerwald, Bergisches Land and the Lower Rhine.

Opening hours of the restaurant

29th March till 31st October: daily from 9.00a.m. till 6.00p.m.

1st November till 31st March: Tue - Sun from 10.00a.m. till 4.00p.m., closed on Mondays

Open on Rosenmontag! (during the Karneval festivities)

Reservation for groups

"Gastwirtschaft zur Post" in the LVR-Open Air Museum Kommern Rhineland State Museum for Folklore

Eickser Straße
53894 Mechernich-Kommern

Tel.: +49 (0) 24 43 / 31 43 36
Fax: +49 (0) 24 43 / 31 43 37

E-Mail: w.stratmann@rheinlandkultur.de


You can store your luggage in lockers by the entrance and reception desks.

Information about projects, guided tours and courses

All projects, guided tours and courses can be found here. You can also call at kulturinfo and get advice or book: Tel. 02234/9921555, info@kulturinfo-rheinland.de

Kids’ Carts

By the entrance and reception desks you can hire a kids’ cart (Bollerwagen) to pull behind you for a fee of 3 €. During the year the museum offers a series of events and activities especially for children. You can find details about them in the Annual Program.

Walking frames

The Friends of the Museum have purchased walking framesfor the museum, which can be borrowed at the entrance / reception desk.

Lost Property

Lost and found property is kept at the entrance/reception desks. Tel. 02443-9980140

Barrier-free Access

The Open Air Museum is situated on a hilltop and therefore includes gradients of up to 17 % in some places. The footpaths are largely made of cobblestones, as well as water-bound surfaces. Between the individual Groups of Buildings there are benches in the grounds, as well as picnic areas with tables. … more about barrier-free access

Dogs in the Museum

Naturally, your dog is allowed to come into the museum with you. But please keep the dog on a short leash (reel-leashes must be locked) while observing the usual legal regulations. Unfortu-nately, dogs are not allowed into the houses and exhibition halls.


You will encounter subjects for photographic and video recordings all over the grounds. Natural-ly, you are welcome to photograph or film them, but only for private purposes to remember your visit. The commercial use or publication of such images is not permitted. For further in-formation check out Photography in the Museum.