Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg

4.6
#9 of 65 in Museums in Hamburg
Visit Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe to see its "walk-in monuments"--fully furnished period rooms, from Renaissance to Rococo salons to a contemporary kitchen, that clearly illustrate the different ways of life in Europe over the last 500 years. The museum also holds an extremely varied and extensive collection of art and objects from throughout history and around the world. You'll see ancient Greek armor, medieval chests, Egyptian burial objects, Japanese swords, funky transistor radios, 18th-century women's shoes, and more. Different exhibits feature an enormous collection of more recent art, furniture, and design object--including a photography exhibit with more than 75,000 works. The fashion collection spans from the 18th century to modern day. Take an advance look at the website, which offers a thorough overview of the many exhibits. Using our international travel planner, Hamburg attractions like Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The exhibitions are really very interesting and extensively designed. I come here quite often because there are many different things on offer here. A lot of things you wouldn't have had in mind.
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  • We thought about going to this museum, but it was so fun and interesting that we stayed there for almost 5 hours. Very large building with several permanent exhibitions. Downstairs was a special exhibition for children opened. Very very nice day!
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  • Is a very interesting museum. It is worth visiting it. If you are in Hamburg, you should not miss the chance. There are a variety of great art inside this place!! I was amazed to be honest. I did not give it 5 stars, because some parts of the museum had a bit not super interesting stuff. In all cases it deppends :) if you have children then the whole family will find something cool inside for sure :)
  • Extremely interesting museum with so much to see that it would take several days to take it all in. The combination of arts and trade offers several ways of exploring the rich history of German and European art. Excellent presentation with lots of visual and auditive information as so often in a German museum. The collection of historical keyboard instruments (including harpsichords and pianofortes) is extensive and world-famous.
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