Crystal Museum in Riedenburg
According to the inscription on one of the crystals in the Kristallmuseum “God sleeps in the stones, and wakes up in the people!”
In fact, the museum has the world’s biggest bullion of mining crystal (Bergkristallgruppe), weighing 7.8 tons, sized 2 to 3 meters. Brought from America in 1981, this quartz originally found west of Arkansas, was brought to Ridenburg in 1984. Noteworthy, the crystal entered The Guinness Book of Records.
Riedenburg is a German town in the district of Kelheim, in Bavaria, situated on the river Altmuhl.