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Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe

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The Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, like the Victoria & Albert in London, specializes in fine & decorative art.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Steintorplatz, 20099 Hamburg, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a bit like a mixture of the British and Design Museums. I really enjoyed the thought provoking exhibition on protesting and the permanent collections were very interesting. The collections on Chinese, Buddhist and Islamic arts were wonderful. You could spend a day here...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely magnificent museum! We whent to see the exibition “Pop und protest”, an exhibition covering the various protestmovements in the world during the sixties with a focus on germany. A classic rather anonymous building which took us by surprise. The exhibition was excellent, and the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not far from the Kunsthalle, this is a worth seeing museum featuring a most large, comprehensive international collection of artifacts like any other important museum. It showcases a large collection of German artifacts from old and recent times of impressive beauty. This large and extensive...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 20, 2019

Fabulous collection of ancient and decorative music instruments. Impressive porcelain collection as well. Plus an extensive display on the german contribution to Art Deco. Hours of pleasure!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jean V
Reviewed January 6, 2019

We visited this museum one afternoon and wished we had arrived in the morning. It is totally absorbing, loads of fascinating artifacts and, when we visited, an interesting exhibition about 1960s rebellions. We enjoyed visiting the Japanese section, with sword handles and other items. We...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

We hadn't originally planned on visiting this museum, but decided to come when we discovered some extra time during our visit to Hamburg. So glad we came -- the museum was enormous and really well done. We spent three hours and easily could have taken...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cathy W
Reviewed December 28, 2018

One of the most interesting museums in Hamburg. A mix between old and modern art, from different parts of the world. For every taste! I liked especially their collection of old musical instrument, especially the old pianos.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

We really enjoyed our visit to this museum. The exhibits are very fun. We saw a show featuring the work of "Otto," a German comic, musician and artist. We had never heard of him but liked what we saw of his work -- it was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

There’s something for everyone here - the collection ranges from ancient to modern in the different exhibitions. Galleries were thoughtfully arranged, and overall a pleasant visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

Went here twice..once to see the current Art Deco posters exhibition and the Art Nouveau/Jugendstil collection, and later to see the Medieval and Baroque collection. The Art Deco was very good....some very famous and some not so famous artists....well displayed. I'm not a curator, and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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