The Deutsches Optisches Museum Jena is a science and technology museum displaying optical instruments from eight centuries. It gives a technical and cultural-historical survey of the development of optical instruments. The development of the city Jena to the centre of the optical industries since the mid-19th-century is integrated in the exhibition, connected with the lifeworks of Ernst Abbe, Carl Zeiss and Otto Schott.
In cooperation with the art club Jena non-optical themes are offered in special exhibitions.
Official Website http://www.deutsches-optisches-museum.de/
Phone +49 3641 443 165
Address Carl-Zeiß-Platz 12, 07743 Jena, Germany
Coordinates 50°55'40.042" N 11°34'45.229" E