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What is a Leica factory tour like?

See the following page on the main Leica website:


Pascal Heyman attended the Leica Akademie a couple of years ago - see his detailed www page with photographs and notes at:


Finally, in June 2004 and 2005 the Leica Factory tour was discussed in detail on Of particular interest are posts on how to get there from Frankfurt, where to stay etc.

For more information, see these threads:

A note about possible broken links

This FAQ has over 900 external links. Over time it is inevitable some of them will break. If you are bothered by this, see this detailed topic elsewhere in the FAQ.

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