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Steiff

Steiff Steiff

The Steiff factory lays in Giengen an der Brenz in Germany.


Steiff Steiff

On the left the 'Jungfrauenaquarium' from 1903, where the toy animals were produced. Next to it the picture of the grave of Margarete Steiff, who died in 1909.


Steiff Steiff

Next to the factory, the Steiff museum is located. It gives an overview off all the animals made by Steiff. Of course there is a factory outlet, where you can buy lots of teddy bears and toy animals.


Steiff Steiff

The houses where from 1888 the production of toy animals took place. It was used till 1903 when the new building was used for the production.


Steiff Steiff

The house where Apollonia Margarete Steiff was born on July 24, 1847, including a memorial stone.


Steiff Steiff

The sculpture (left) donated by Steiff in connection with the 100 birthday of the teddy bear. Next to it the elephant and the teddy bear of Steiff, next to the entrance of the factory.