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German Film Museum (Deutsches Filmmuseum)

Schaumainkai 41, 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 9612200
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Not quite as good as MOMI but still fun

The best bits currently are the excellent temporary exhibition about the use of colour in film and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Stevenage, UK
Great history, well presented in German and English

Two permanent galleries (on separate floors) tell, firstly, the story of the development of motion... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bath, United Kingdom
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Schaumainkai 41, 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 9612200
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The best bits currently are the excellent temporary exhibition about the use of colour in film and the green screen interactive area which is a bit of fun. The temporary exhibition includes lots of extracts from films to make its point and some clever use...More

Thank simono1958
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two permanent galleries (on separate floors) tell, firstly, the story of the development of motion pictures from pre-cinema to the 1900s; and then, secondly, how films are made. A third floor features a temporary exhibition. Labels are in English and German. There plenty to interact...More

Thank mikeyp3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great little museum, especially for those who are interested in film/photography. It is informative and also has some good interactive exhibits which makes it good fun for all. All information is in English as well as German.

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to this museum on a short weekend trip to Frankfurt to visit a friend as a spur of the moment decision on a slightly gloomy day. It absolutely did not disappoint. The ticket prices for the permanent exhibition were very reasonable (6 euros...More

Thank Srl1793
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The Deutsches Filmmuseum in Frankfurt am Main is dedicated to the medium of film, showcasing its history and its present, its aesthetics and influence in a multitude of ways through exhibitions and screenings in its own cinema. Permanent Exhibition On two floors, covering an area...More

1  Thank Stephan G
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

This is probably one of my favorite stops in Frankfurt. Learned a lot about the evolution of motion picture and the course they took throughout the years. Place has a lot of exhibits and historical pieces wherein you can indulge your senses and just simply...More

Thank Dantleyzoid
Reviewed 30 March 2017

On a rainy afternoon we called into this museum and spent about 2 hours looking around. It was very interesting especially if you like Marlena Dietrich

Thank quickchick2015
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I like it, i think everyone should go there to see it. There are a lot of interesting things and facts to learn about the films's history.

Thank rossyiwanowa
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This place is great fun and if you like movies is the place to be, I have been there twice for the Oscar nights and was great fun

1  Thank Keko9270
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Has a museum of the history of film on one level, and film production on the second. The exhibits were fascinating, especially the old pre-film methods of moving images. Also has a couple of cinemas for specialist films. Worth a visit for the film lovers.

1  Thank MrDavetheSarks
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Ley-lynn C
What is the fee?
25 June 2016|
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7 Euro for adulta, reduced 5
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