"Angermuseum" Erfurt

"Angermuseum" Erfurt

Certified in the period

May 2019 - April 2022

Accessibility certified People with walking disabilities Wheelchair users

Barrier-free information

All areas relevant for testing meet the quality criteria of the label "Accessibility certified - accessible for people with walking disabilities and partially accessible for wheelchair users".

Some information on accessibility are listed below. For detailed information please see the evaluation report.

  • There is a public parking lot at 200 m distance (Hirschlachufer 86).
  • The S-Bahn station "Anger" is 40 m away.
  • The path in front of the entrance is easy to walk and drive on.
  • The building is steplessly accessible via the main entrance.
  • All evaluated rooms and facilities available to the guests are steplessly accessible at ground level or via an elevator.
  • The elevator cabin measures 116 cm x 215 cm. The elevator door is 100 cm wide.
  • Almost all evaluated passageways / doors available to the guests are at least 90 cm wide.
  • Exception: the door to the "Junkersand" Room is 86 cm wide.
  • The counter / cash desk is 111 cm high at its lowest point. There is another, equivalent communication possibility while in a sitting position.
  • The exhibits are predominately visible while sitting.
  • The information on the exhibits is predominately legible while sitting.
  • Guided tours for people with walking impairments and wheelchair users are offered. A reservation in advance is necessary.
  • Special trained guides ensure that people with walking impairments and wheelchair users can take part in any guided tour.
  • The entire route of the guided tour is steplessly accessible for wheelchair users.

Public toilet for people with disabilities (basement)

  • The maneuvering spaces are:
    • in front of / behind the door, in front of the toilet and in front of the washbasin at least 150 cm x 150 cm;
    • left of the toilet 88 cm x 70 cm and right of the toilet 100 cm x 70 cm.
  • There are handles which can be folded up on the right and left of the toilet.
  • The sink is wheelchair accessible.
  • The mirror can be seen while standing or sitting.
  • An alarm trigger (cord, button) is present.

Evaluation report: Download as PDF

Some information on accessibility are listed below. For detailed information please see the evaluation report.

  • There is no clearly perceptible visual alarm.
  • There is no audio induction loop.
  • An outgoing emergency call in the elevator is confirmed acoustically. Stairs are available as an alternative.
  • Information about the exhibits is provided in written form.
  • Guided tours are offered for people with hearing disabilities, but not for deaf people. An advance reservation is necessary.

Evaluation report: Download as PDF

Some information on accessibility are listed below. For detailed information please see the evaluation report.

  • Assistance dogs are allowed in relevant areas / rooms.
  • Outdoor paths do not have visually contrasting or tactilely detectable walkway boundaries.
  • The entrance is visually rich in contrast and recognizable by a tactile change of floor covering.
  • There are no visually contrasting or tactilely detectable floor indicators.
  • The paths in corridors / aisles are predominantly visually contrasting to the surroundings.
  • The paths in corridors / aisles are predominantly marked with tactile markings or the walls or other structural elements can mainly be used for orientation.
  • The signage is designed in clearly legible and contrasting font.
  • There are no obstacles, e.g. objects protruding into the path / room.
  • There are no revolving or rotating doors.
  • There are few glass doors without safety markings.
  • An outgoing emergency call in the elevator is confirmed audibly.
  • The stopping position is not announced by spoken commands.
  • The control elements are not visually rich in contrast but tactilely detectable.
  • Alternatively stairs are available.
  • Steps are not visually rich in contrast.
  • Stairs have at least a handrail on one side.
  • The exhibits are usually well illuminated.
  • The information on the exhibits is predominatel provided in written form and is visually rich in contrast.
  • Guided tours are offered for people with visual impairments, but not for blind people. A reservation in advance is necessary.
  • Special trained guides ensure that people with visual impairments can take part in any guided tour.
  • Information is not available in Braille or prismatic writing.

Evaluation report: Download as PDF

Some information on accessibility are listed below. For detailed information please see the evaluation report.

  • The name or logo of the establishment / facility is clearly recognizable from the outside.
  • The destination of the paths are within sight. There are signs at a visible distance or an uninterrupted guidance system.
  • There is no colored or pictorial guidance system.
  • The information on the exhibits is provided in written form, but not in easy language.
  • There are no guided tours offered for people with cognitive impairments.
  • There is no information in easy language.
  • Information is not displayed with pictograms or pictures.

Evaluation report: Download as PDF