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UNESCO World Heritage Fagus FactoryHannoversche Straße 58
31061 Alfeld

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Fagus Model Archive

Fagus Model Archive

Discover the fascination of shoe lasts


The Fagus Factory is opened every day and invites you to interesting discovery tours.

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Experience the Fagus Factory with your whole family and benefit from our attractive family ticket.

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Centrally located

It only takes you 10 minutes on foot to reach the Fagus Factory from the Alfeld railway station or travel by car via the national highway 'Bundesstraße 3'.

Are you looking for a souvenir?

The Fagus Shop offers a range of selected souvenirs around the living monument.

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Learn more about the history of shoe lasts

Experience interesting and exciting things around the world of shoe lasts in the traditional Fagus model archive. Have a look into the model archive and gaze at 30,000 original models, find out more about the shoe last development, the shoe production and the change of the German footwear industry.

Explore the Fagus model archive and learn more about the shoe lasts which have been produced in the Fagus factory for more than 100 years.

Let yourself be captivated by the look into the model archive in which thousands of shoe last models have been archived since the foundation of the company.

Marvel at an original copying lathe which was developed and manufactured by the Fagus machine engineering division.