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While we were staying in Berlin, we decided to take a short tour to the town of Dessau to see and... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2019
Copenhagen, Denmark
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Bauhaus Dessau Foundation is AMAZING!! My favorite part was touring all the different homes built... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2019
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Gropiusallee 38, 06846 Dessau, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
+49 4934 06508
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is not only of interest for architects it is about style and design. The timing for our visit was not so perfect , because all was closed. Just the shop and the restaurant and a few Rome’s was open. Why they even ask for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Puffinman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only once a week the tour is offered in english there is an audioguide but still it is not the same.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 22 January 2019 via mobile

While we were staying in Berlin, we decided to take a short tour to the town of Dessau to see and experience the famous former school for architectural design of Bauhaus. It’s about two hours drive from Berlin and definitely worth the the visit to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rittcastillo
Reviewed 6 January 2019

Bauhaus Dessau Foundation is AMAZING!! My favorite part was touring all the different homes built in their namesake. On this trip we opted to drive from Frankfurt Airport to Berlin. On our return to Frankfurt we made our adventure. It took us about 3-4 hours...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank DominicParamore
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Anyone who is an artist or has any connection to art, architecture and design, MUST visit this beautiful place! Amazing archive of the Bauhaus movement. And it was a learning experience. What a legacy!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank janumather
Reviewed 27 October 2018

We spent an hour in the museum, in some of the exhibitions and the shop and we really have to come back as an hour was not at all enough. Next year 2019 they celebrate 100 years so this will absolutely be worth another visit....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bibbibi
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

If you are interested in Bauhaus, you must visit here. Designed by Walter Gropius, who stood at the beginning of Bauhaus movement, this building is its cradle. The history of the building is impressive and is well documented, from the movement being disbanded by Nazi's...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank davor_raic
Reviewed 22 September 2018

If you are interested in Bauhaus then you must come here. It is possible to stay in some of the rooms that were once occupied by students. The gift hop carries an extensive range of books on the Bauhaus and the Masters.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John2090
Reviewed 20 September 2018

we arrived late afternoon after the guided visit time was over so we could not see much at all but paid the same price.... staff not helpful. not a lot to see overall. let's hope that when they next open the new museum the exhibits...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Claire C
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

This museum shows a lot about the history of Bauhaus and Bauhaus-architecture in Germany. However it does not have that many accompanying products, which also played a big part in Bauhaus. The building itself is the centerpiece.

Date of experience: September 2018
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