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Information on accessibility

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

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

  • There are unmarked parking spaces for people with disabilities (parking space size: 350 cm x 500 cm).
  • The surface quality of the car park is easy to walk and drive on.
  • The path from the car park to the main entrance and side entrance is 100 m long. It is easy to walk and drive on.
  • The building/terrain is infinitely accessible via the side entrance and a treshold of 3 cm.
  • Almost all evaluated rooms and facilities available to the guests are infinitely accessible at ground level or via a ramp.
  • Exception: Special exhibition room, residential house with horse stable on the upper floor, baking house on the upper floor only accessible via steps
  • Ramps has a maximum gradient of 16 %.
  • All evaluated passageways/doors available to the guests are at least 80 cm wide.
  • The cash desk is at its lowest point 94 cm high.
  • External paths are at least 180 m wideand in most cases not easy to walk on and drive on and have a maximum longitudinal gradient of up to 9 %.
  • Seating is available on the outside area.
  • The exhibits/stations/objects are predominately visible when seated.
  • The information on the exhibits/stations/objects is not predominately readable when seated.
  • There are no wheelchair accessible tables available in the dining room Wirtshaus (maximum height 80 cm, wheelchair accessible at a height of 67 cm and a depth of 30 cm).
  • There are no guided tours available for people with walking impairments and wheelchair users.

Public toilet for people with disabilities (at the dining room)

  • The manoeuvring spaces are:
    in front of/behind the door at least 111 cm x 129 cm;
    in front of the toilet and of the washbasin 1cm x 129 cm;
    left of the toilet 83 cm x 57 cm, no manoeuvring space on the right.
  • There are grab rails available on the right and left of the toilet. The grab rail on the left of the toilet can be flipped-up.
  • The sink has limited access.
  • The mirror can be seen while standing or sitting.
  • An alarm trigger (cord, button) is available.

All areas relevant for testing meet the quality criteria of the label "Accessibility certified - partially accessible for blind people".

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

  • Assistance dogs are allowed in relevant areas/rooms:
  • External paths do not have visually contrasting or tactilely detectable sidewalk boundaries.
  • The entrance is visually rich in contrast and recognizable by a tactile change of floor covering.
  • All evaluated and usable areas for the guest are well illuminated, i.e. bright and glare-free.
  • There is an uninterrupted guidance system with floor indicators available.
  • The walkways in corridors/ways/aisles are partly visually contrasted to the surroundings.
  • The walkways in corridors/paths/aisles are partly marked with tactile markings or the walls or other structural elements can partly be used for orientation.
  • The signage is designed in clearly legible and contrasting font.
  • Information for orientation is available in Braille:
  • There are no obstacles, e.g. objects protruding into the path/room.
  • There are no revolving or rotating doors.
  • Steps are not visually rich in contrast.
  • Stairs have partly a handrail on one side.
  • The exhibits/stations/objects are usually well illuminated.
  • The information on the exhibits/stations/objects is predominately provided in writing and is visually rich in contrast.
  • Information for orientation is available in Braille.
  • There is no menu available in large print or braille.
  • Guided tours for people with visual impairments and blind people are offered on request. A reservation in advance is necessary.
  • Special trained guides ensure that people with visual impairments and blind people can take part in any guided tour.

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

  • There is no alarm.
  • There is no audio induction loop system:
  • The information on the exhibits/stations/objects is predominately provided in writing.
  • In the dining room Wirtshaus there are tables with bright and glare-free lighting, on which there are no lamps standing or hanging that interfere with the field of vision or eye contact.
  • There is no seating area with low background noises (e.g. corner seating, separate room).
  • There are no guided tours available for people with hearing impairment and deaf people.

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.
  • Signs in visible distance or an uninterrupted guidance system are available.
  • There is no colored or pictorial guidance system available.
  • The information on the exhibits/stations/objects is predominately provided in writing, but not in easy language.
  • There is no menu with pictures available and the dishes are not visibly presented (buffet, bar).
  • There are no guided tours available for people with cognitive impairments.
  • Information is not displayed with pictograms or images.
Certified in the period: May 2019 – April 2022

Address & contact

Bauernhofmuseum Jexhof


82296 Schöngeising
Phone number: +49 8153 93250
E-mail address: info@jexhof.de
Website: www.jexhof.de

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