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Staedel Museum

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Considered the city's finest art museum, the Städel holds a fantastic collection of works from the 14th century through the present day.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Schaumainkai 63, 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 605098200
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Reviewed today

A bit away from our hotel. On the Riverfront in an old mansion. Really enjoyed the visit. Virtually just one of 11 museums along the riverfront. Well worth your while if you like fine art.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mitch w
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are into the old Masters, this is the museum for you. Lots of pieces that I recall seeing in art books. Nice descriptions. Cafe very comfy. A nice 1/2 day experience.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank roberto-respighi
Reviewed 2 days ago

its not so big that you get tires, but its big enough to cover everything from the old masters to modern art. New exhibitions are well put up as well. Didnt try the audio guide so cant comment on that. Tickets are expensive compared to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rpr21
Reviewed 5 days ago

There is a special exhibition of the works by Lotte Laserstein at the moment. Never heard of her until I visited the museum and actually like some of her works. You'll also find works by the masters e.g., Rembrandt. Some Orthodox and Western icons are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cristoph2010
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love art museums, but this was such a let down. Too many obscure, dark paintings. It’s only painting worth seeing is Botticelli’s Portrait of a Lady. And one decent Renoir. Also, the museum employees were very rude and condescending. Save your money and go...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank patilajolla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Museum, I was very happy that my good friends took me there during my visit in Frankfurt. I hope that I will come back soon again to enjoy this nice city here at the main river

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Mahmodian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Undoubtedly, one of the best art museums around (next to Lenbachhaus, RA, Prado): well curated, spacious, pretty well explained and of impressive architecture (enjoy the mix of traditional and futuristic buildings). Museum store is great, lots of books, restaurant with stylish atmosphere.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Michael B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We traveled through Frankfurt a few years ago. Could not get into Staedel that day. Returned to Frankfurt for 2 nights expressly to visit Staedel. So glad we did. Worth planning a trip around this museum! Great exhibits - both permanent and also special. Finally,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank stephrab
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were fortunate enough to visit during the Lotte Laserstein exhibition, but even if this had not been showing, the museum has enough treasures to merit a long, leisurely stroll through the galleries. The reception was particularly helpful in phoning for a taxi to get...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Professional-Pilgrim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is open till 9 pm on Friday so I could still go to this museum after work. Arrived around 5 pm. There was no line to enter and not many people inside. Only few choices of cakes left in the café at this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from Zoran M | Reviewed this property |
No need to buy tickets in advance.
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Zeile shopping mall.
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Hi Debby, I spent 1 day in Frankfurt and here are my recommendations: * Get a two-day Frankfurt card for 15.50 euros and it covers all public transportations, including the train ride from the airport :) Must-see: 1... More