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Fabulous collection

The museum has an incredible collection of German art housed in a building built specifically to... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
Nancy D
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Museaum

It's surprising to find a museum in this small city with the high quality of art it displays. The... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
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10 Mar 2018
“Fabulous collection”
27 Jun 2017
“Museaum”
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

The museum has an incredible collection of German art housed in a building built specifically to showcase art. The building has wonderful light and angles to provide optimal settings for the artwork. The docents are very knowledgeable and it is well worth paying for a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

It's surprising to find a museum in this small city with the high quality of art it displays. The building is Modern and everything is nicely shown. A great addition to this area.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Decadence and Art and how to interpret the paintings and put them into context. Till March next year this special exhibition is on. Outstanding collection with sketches also from Klimt and Toulouse Lautrec. The German painters take center stage and rightly so. Best is to...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 20 February 2016

Great collection of caricatures on the first floor followed by some 19th and 20th century classical art on the second floor. Well worth the visit!

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 28 June 2015

It is a beautiful museum in the midst of Schweinfurt with its unique architecture. It shows the paintings of the 18th and 19th century. It has special exhibits of famous German and European painters, which changes from time to time. It offers a huge collection...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 27 January 2015

Modern building with a great collection of Spitzweg paintings and many other famous German painters. And, for a break I can recommend the apple pie!

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank KLH2012Riyadh
Reviewed 20 August 2014

This museum is really well done. The art is great, the presentation the building makes to compliment the art is really cool. The architect did an amazing job designing a building that symbolizes many of the concepts the 19th century art insides reveals. Go, it...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Robster_in_TX
Reviewed 6 May 2014

This museum has one of the largest collections of works by Carl Spitzweg, the Biedermeyer period painter whose paintings depict the inward turn of German society following the failure of the 1848 efforts in Germany to unify their part of Europe. Currently the museum's own...More

Date of experience: April 2014
2  Thank Dallasbirder
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Perfect size. For a small town I was happy the have a fine arts museum with awesome pieces. With the heat and humidity outside, this museum is a perfect sat time and appreciate creations I can't do. :)

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank TessMartin
Reviewed 25 February 2013

The Spitzweg collection alone is worth the price of admission. There always seems to be a special exhibition, most of which are icing on the cake. It is not fair to compare the Museum Georg Schäfer with the big museums in Berlin and Munich, but...More

Date of experience: January 2013
4  Thank DonPaulo
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as far as i know there is no cd Friedrich. you should go to "Alte nationalgalerie" in Berlin.
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