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Museum der Bildenden Kunste

Katharinenstr. 10, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
+49 341 216990
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An Excellent Art Gallery

This gallery is very well lit and has a very good collection of European art. It has a fine... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Eva Julia T
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London, United Kingdom
Nice museum, not so nice staff

We spontaneously visited this museum because the exposition seemed interesting (well advertised on... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
kasjaw
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This museum houses a spectacular collection of Renaissance painting.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Katharinenstr. 10, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This gallery is very well lit and has a very good collection of European art. It has a fine collection of works by Cranach and Schongauer from the Renaissance period. It also has important works by the German Romantic painters such as Tischbein and C.D....More

Thank Eva Julia T
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We spontaneously visited this museum because the exposition seemed interesting (well advertised on the building). The woman that sold us the tickets was rather rude. When we asked how large the exposition was she just answered with large enough. Also in the exposition hall the...More

Thank kasjaw
Reviewed 14 May 2017

A good point with Germany is that juxtaposition of styles are mostly tolerated if not encouraged! Thus this hyper modern and superb building sits in the middle of the medieval old town which could be considered a sacrilege in more conservative areas! The building is...More

Thank JMGeneva
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I went here on a bit of a lark and ended up staying longer than I had expected. As other reviewers have noted, there is a good standing collection that is varied if sometimes eclectically displayed (e.g., something modern/newer will appear in the middle of...More

Thank dougd471
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We really liked the mix of art on display in this museum. They have modern pieces mixed with old, so even if you don't like mid-evil works, something more modern is most likely in the same room. Also the stairwells have nice pieces as well....More

Thank David D
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Of more then 25 museums visited throughout Germany in the past 5--plus weeks, this has been the on,y negative experience. Front-desk staff/ticket takers would not allow us to enter with my normal purse (2 inches by 8 inches by 8 inches), although it hasn't been...More

2  Thank 80maxinel
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Lovely airy gallery and museum. Painting and sculpture and photography. €10 got me into everything. You need to pay a couple more Euros if you want to take photos.

Thank Pen_not_Sword
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great space, flooded with natural daylight, very nice staff, I had some very interesting conversations with the room attendants in German, very few people speak English so being able to speak German is an advantage. A small but high quality collection especially the monumental works...More

Thank A206DWmichaelb
Reviewed 10 August 2016

A really nice and great place . They have the temporary exhibitons which are interesting . The whole building is really amazing its a huge glass box. Like the leipzig it self its never over crowded so you have your peace and silence to enjoy...More

Thank SHAMIN R
Reviewed 21 July 2016

I needed a photo ticket to take photos. But the displays in the ticket areas were German only. So I had climbed 3 huge staircases before an attendant does some nichts at me. The building is very modern and has one very slow very large...More

Thank Dwatsontlh
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