The Sulzheim Gypsum Information Centre
On holidays in Germany? Why not visit The Sulzheim Gypsum Information Centre, for a great educational and fun day out!
In summer 2007, the GIZ – Gypsum Information Center opened in the town of Sulzheim, site of the Sulzheim gypsum plant.
This Gypsum Information Center is a tribute from the region to gypsum as a building material, which has been quarried and processed here for centuries.
It features the following:
|•||G||–||Gypsum trail, approx. 7 km long|
|•||S||–||Special exhibits and much more|
If the following questions are of interest, you should not miss a chance to visit the Gypsum Information Center:
|•||Gypsum||–||Where is it found?|
|•||… and what does it look like?|
|•||Gypsum||–||What makes the gypsum hills so special?|
|•||… and why are they under environmental protection?|
|•||Gypsum||–||How is it extracted?|
|•||… and what must be done to process it?|
|•||Gypsum||–||Why does it harden?|
|•||… and why is this a useful property?|