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Museum of Greek and Roman Antiquities (Antikensammlung)

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Jun 7, 2018
“Nice but why?”
May 9, 2018
“Love this museum just didn't enjoy the intense security around the stolen Cleopatra”
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This museum features a large collection of various classical antiques.
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Bodestr. 1-3 | In Altes Museum, 10178 Berlin, Germany
Museum Island
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

A nice collection of marbles but i have a disagreement why West Strong Countries have marbles or other ancient items ''stolen'' from other countries??

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

Love the mix of art and architecture. A marvel of a collection well presented would come again and again.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank JohninSF
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Pros: Good collection of Greek and Roman artefacts; informative and free audio guide. Cons: No "must-see" pieces in the collection; even for a history fan, it gets abit repetitive/ boring after awhile.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

€10 to see a lot of marble statues. I expected more for the price. 40 minutes and you're done. The building itself it beautiful and the location is amazing.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

The first thing that impressed me was the sheer scale of this building. The architecture alone is worth the visit. There are many Greek and Roman exhibits, well laid out within the different exhibition and annotated in both German and English and, I believe, multilingual...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Rob S
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Here you can see impressive collections of Greek, Roman and Egyptian excavations Germans amassed over the years. Some of the objects have been repatriated to their countries of origin because they were considered spoils of war, but much still remains and some have had to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Thomas J
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is a fabulous building, offers a nice view from a higher floor. I learned on a tour that the dish outside was supposed to be inside but too big to fit! Anyways, the collection is good but lacks a top quality item that other...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank LittleDan500
Reviewed 21 August 2016

They do have a diverse collection . . . the standard statues representing the epitome of beauty as well as mythological creatures, sarcophagi, burial urns, pottery shards, statues which had the genitalia chiseled off under Christian influence, sundials, as well as busts, statues and stories...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Linda K
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Has a very large collection of Greek and Roman items, probably on of the best in the World. Unfortunately lacks that one thing that would be must see (something like the Head of Nefretiti in the Neues Museum or the Ishtar Gate in the Pergamon)....More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank kochamkinie
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

This collection is found in the Altes Museum on Museum Island. Many high quality antiquities from Greek and Roman times are housed here even if there is nothing as in-your-face as Nefertiti's bust. If I could visit just two museums in Berlin, this would be...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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