German national football museum opens in Dortmund

The German Football Museum opened to the public on Sunday in Dortmund, Germany.

Football museum opens in Dortmund.

Football museum opens in Dortmund. Image by Ulrich Peters / CC BY-SA 2.0

Situated directly opposite the city's main train station, the museum will be the first building visitors to the city will see. With tickets costing €17, it will be one of the most costly museums in the country but organisers promise an interactive experience and memorabilia including the football from the 1954 World Cup in which the then West Germany defeated Hungary in Switzerland. Read more:

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