Stuttgart a city known for innovation and invention is celebrating several anniversaries in 2016! The first is the 10 year anniversary of the Mercedes Benz Museum on May 19th; more than seven million visitors have explored the history, innovation and creativity of the Mercedes Benz. The museum will celebrate on June 4-5th with promotions for family, friends and especially car lovers! Automobile lovers will be excited to know that the car itself is celebrating its 130th birthday in 2016! No where else in Germany does the history and technology of the automobile come to life more than in Stuttgart. The world famous Mercedes Benz and Porsche Museums bring the automobile's history and innovation to life. Their buildings are an incredible feat of cutting edge architecture, as well. Although the automobile and Stuttgart are inseparable, Stuttgart has always been full of inventors and pioneers and Stuttgart boasts the invention of the first TV Tower! Fritz Leonhardt constructed the famous 217meter tower and had the ingenious idea to alternatively use the tower for tourist and gastronomical reasons! The tower will celebrate its 60th anniversary on Feb 5 2016, visitors can celebrate the anniversary from the 150 meter high observation deck. See Stuttgart, the Neckar River, the wine hills and valley as never before!

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