Newsroom Efteling - English
Bäckerei Krümel signboard reveals consequence for mischief
This morning, a wrought-iron sign weighing over 25 kilograms and measuring 1.40 x 1.15 m was hung from the chimney of the new Bäckerei Krümel catering location at Efteling. Although the building is not yet finished, the placement of the sign represents an important moment in the construction process. Once all 20,000 slate tiles are on the roof, the scaffolding around the building will be taken down. The sign, but especially its location, reveals the consequence received by the naughty boys Max and Moritz for their boyish trick in the bakery.
One evening they are caught by the baker while trying to steal biscuits from the bakery. Then their fate seems sealed. The angry baker puts them in the oven like little loaves, shaped like boys. However will this end... At 4.70 m high in the chimney, a mini-oven has been built into which the baker, ...