Gutach – Germany
The oldest house in the Schwarzwald (Black Forest) of Germany can be found at the open air museum in Gutach. The house is known as the Vogtsbauernhof, and dates from the 16th century. The house is full of old furnishings and traditional items from life in the rural Black Forest in centuries gone by. Visitors can learn about traditions and the culture of the whole region in this museum which attempts to preserve its cultural identity.