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Buchheim Museum der Phantasie

Am Hirschgarten 1, 82347 Bernried am Starnberger See, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8158 997060
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Always a new adventure

I have been out there several times and have never been disappointed. This time I caught an exhibit... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
MuttiB
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San Jose, California
Worth a visit

Beautiful structure on the lake. Unfortunately we did not have enough time to visit all the floors... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Alice N
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The diverse expressionist collections of artist Lothar-Günther Buchheim gathered under one roof.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Am Hirschgarten 1, 82347 Bernried am Starnberger See, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

I have been out there several times and have never been disappointed. This time I caught an exhibit of collections of Buchheim and Gerlinger, mostly showing paintings by the core members of the 'Bridge' and those members who were in and out briefly. It's always...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful structure on the lake. Unfortunately we did not have enough time to visit all the floors but it's really worth it. I loved the expressionist paintings.

Thank Alice N
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

Buchheim Museum has not only an excellent collection of German expressionism but also some other collections e.g. African art. The building itself shows top class architecture, the Bernrieder Park aronud the museum is really nice.

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Reviewed 18 March 2017

We were lucky when we visited this museum because the exhibition of the artist was extended. Very nice collection of all kinds of pieces af art and paintings.

Thank Frans B
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

We visit the Buchheim Museum each year when we stay at the Starnbergsee and are never disappointed. There is a large permanent collection and special exhibitions. This year's special exhibition features the paintings of Friedensreich Hundertwasser. While I prefer his architecture, I had not realized...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2016

Great museum with very nice pieces of art mostly German expressionists but also more modern pieces as well as african and asian art. The building is hanging over the lake and is simply beautiful. Lovely park with unusual sculptures. A must see if you are...More

Thank Florence H
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

The setting of this museum is idyllic and one can linger in the cafe but what awaits you inside is fascinating. From the car entwined by an octopus at the entrance one passes through the shop which is full of interesting gifts (our 5 year...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Very interesting museum at the Starnberger Museum. The location is great, the history of the museum and which cities it declined it is interesting and the exhibition itself is very diverse and a lot of times very funny. We were very much positively surprised!

Thank JvHNed
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Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Such a cool place to visit and walk around! You are right at the lake and they also have a cafe where you can sit outside with a view on the lake.

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Reviewed 6 February 2016

The Museum shows the Art Collection of Lothar-Günther Buchheim, the German author of "das Boot" a famous novel about submarines which was also adapted as a movie. Obviously, a large part of the museum is dedicated to the works of Buchheim himself, which is not...More

Thank François P
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