Curious Communication

Curious Communication

In the exhibition "Curious Communication. Unusual objects and stories from the collection", the Museum of Communication presents around 110 special and bizarre objects from 150 years of the collection history of the Museum Foundation Post and Telecommunications.

  • Kuriose Kommunikation (1)© dpa
    A face mask for outwitting surveillance cameras is shown at a press preview of the exhibition "Curious Communication. Unusual Objects and Stories from the Collection" at the Museum of Communications in Berlin.
  • Kuriose Kommunikation (5)© dpa
    A Marilyn Monroe telephone is seen during a press preview of the exhibition "Curious Communication. Unusual Objects and Stories from the Collection" at the Museum of Communications in Berlin.
  • Kuriose Kommunikation (6)© dpa
    Jürgen Koll's coconut post is shown at a press preview of the exhibition "Curious Communication. Unusual Objects and Stories from the Collection" at the Museum of Communications in Berlin. Koll commissioned the postal administration of the South Sea island of Tonga to send a coconut to Germany as a coming-of-age congratulation for his daughter.
  • Kuriose Kommunikation (3)© dpa
    A mirror screw with 90 lines (replica), on which a form of mechanical television was based, is seen during a press preview of the exhibition "Curious Communication. Unusual Objects and Stories from the Collection" at the Museum of Communications in Berlin.
  • Kuriose Kommunikation (2)© dpa
    Various telephones are on display at a press preview of the exhibition "Curious Communication. Unusual Objects and Stories from the Collection" at the Museum of Communications in Berlin.
  • Kuriose Kommunikation (4)© dpa
    Fabian Lenczewski, Co-Curator, Museum of Communications Frankfurt am Main, presents a radio in a nutshell during a press preview of the exhibition "Curious Communication. Unusual Objects and Stories from the Collection" at the Museum of Communications in Berlin, a radio in a nutshell.

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