The first Museum dedicated to beachwear opened its doors in Germany on 5 July 2020, the anniversary of the presentation of the bikini, created by Louis Réard, in 1946 at the Piscine Molitor in Paris. It is located in Bad Rappenau near Frankfurt, in the heart of eight other international tourist attractions. This 19th-century spa town is also the birthplace of two historic German swimwear factories: Benger Ribana and Felina. With the establishment of the first World Museum for Swimwear and Swimming Culture, Bad Rappenau (which is part of Baden-Württemberg) is turning into the capital of swimwear. The BikiniARTmuseum « BAM » will...
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