Auer von Welsbach Museum in Althofen

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Auer-von-Welsbach-Museum in Althofen, Austria

The museum tells about the life and achievements of Carl Auer von Welsbach, who formed the Treibacher Chemische Werke GesmbH near this place. He is well known for the development of the metal filament light bulb and the gas mantle. He also discovered several rare earth elements.

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