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Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe

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The Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, like the Victoria & Albert in London, specializes in fine & decorative art.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Steintorplatz, 20099 Hamburg, Germany
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+49 40 428134880
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Reviewed 6 days ago

i absolutely ADORE this museum! really, if not the best, then certainly one of the the top 3 museums i have ever been to. not only is the collection absolutely outstanding, but the curators have managed to get many of the objects 'talking' to one...More

Thank tuhpeegee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're interested in design, you'll find plenty to engage you here. It's like the Victoria and Albert Museum. An eclectic collection of "stuff." Musical instruments. Deco and Nouveau posters. Period rooms. Chairs. Some rooms you'll whiz through. Others will make you pause and study....More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

I expected a first class art museum, but was terribly disappointed. No classics or old masters. Just since sculpture, pottery etc. Modern art was disappointing as well. Additionally, it was sad to see the pro-Palestinian and anti-Israel bias, which is almost unbelievable after Germany perpetrated...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Visited "The Polaroid Project' and the "DELETE" exhibitions, both very powerful and recommended if you visit during the time they are available.

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Situated literally right next to the main central station I wanted to visit here for the Egyptian collection, although small it’s situated up a spiral staircase in the Africa section. Having purchased a Hamburg travel card I also got €4 discount. There is a cloakroom...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Located close to the main railway station (Haupbahnhof). It is a striking building on the outside and inside there are many artefacts to satisfy a curious mind. Near to St Georg it means there are many places to grab a refreshment before or after your...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe (in English, Museum of Art and Business) is located near the Alster Lake, in Hamburg. Here you can see a lot of pieces of applied and pure arts like from ancient times to now like child toys, statues, desgin, etc....More

Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Very close to the railway station in the centre. Less than 200 meters away. Need to check opening times as they vary. Just the place to visit on a miserable day..Great exhibits such as animals and a fine exhibition of paintings, sculptures, ceramics, cartoons and...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Located right next to the train station we went here to burn some time before we could check in at our hotel and I’m really glad we did. The ancient history section was the best with some really good Greek and Roman pieces the only...More

Thank Rowan P
Reviewed 31 January 2018

This is a great museum to visit as they have many different exhibits so everyone should find something they find interesting. Very cool building with beautiful spaces and nice staff. My highlight was the bookstore with many special and interesting books I'd never seen before.

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