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Germanisches Nationalmuseum

Kartaeusergasse 1, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 13310
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Kartaeusergasse 1, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
Altstadt - St. Lorenz
+49 911 13310
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Reviewed 23 August 2015

Great museum! You can easily spend 3-4 hours there. If you really want to know about the history of German-speaking part of Europe that's the place to go. It has a huge collection of artefacts all the way back from neolithic period to younger history....More

Thank Burnt77
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Includes a detailed overview of archaeological findings from all over Germany and many historical pieces. Fascinating 20th century art exhibition on the top floor

Thank Jjscout
Reviewed 16 August 2015

The Germanisches Nationalmuseum in Nuremburg has an impressive, seemingly endless collection of Germanic antiquities, relics, artwork, furnishings, and musical instruments. As with many museums there’s more to see than can readily be seen in one visit; especially if one takes the time to read the...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 11 August 2015

This museum is a must-see if you're ever in the area. The whole experience is was just wonderful. From the walkway to the museum, where the UN Declaration of Human Rights is written out on huge pillars, to the wonderful collection of various different artefacts...More

Thank _swarlet
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

The museum is huge, and have and extended collection of medieval arts and painting, and an impressive collection of craftmanship from all ages. Their collection of baroque and renaissance paintings is simply amazing, and they seem too have excellent temporary exibitions. The museum is divided...More

Thank Jack E
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Worth to visit when you have minimum 5 hours available. It is a time travel through the German history built around a church of the middle age.

Thank mba4u
Reviewed 3 August 2015

The collections in this museum are incredible- prehistoric artifacts, Celtic jewelry, medieval art, housewares and decorative objects, toys (a completely furnished dollhouse from the 1600s was surprisingly cool), weapons and armor, baroque paintings. Impossible to see everything in one afternoon! Although the painting collection was...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 30 July 2015

This museum is quite large. It is spread between two buildings. While it was a little confusing for us to figure out the layout, it was certainly worth the effort. Definitely get the audio guide, which costs 2 euros extra. It iis like a smart...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Very well laid out museum with a wide range of interestIng exhibits to look at all well explained.The huge collection of old musical instruments is wonderful and you may be lucky enough to be able to attend a concert and hear some of them being...More

Thank Quinn R
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Superb, important collection of vast range. Its approach, via an avenue of columns celebrating Human Rights, is a real monument to architecture, urban space and high international principle. Stunning modern building and successfully incorporating an original religious structure with a treasure trove representative of the...More

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Jennifer N
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Response from Susiegh | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are lockers downstairs (basement floor) by the restrooms, elevator, and cafeteria.
17 November 2016|
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Response from Petra S | Reviewed this property |
It is about 10 minutes from Augustinerstrasse. You have to go in direction Hauptbahnhof (main railway station) and on the way you will find a guidepost to the museum.