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Augustinermuseum

Gerberau 15, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 4976 12012531
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Beautiful museum - a must !

Excellent transformation of the old monastary chapel into a modern museum. Lots of original stained... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2017
gvamax
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Geneva, Switzerland
A Freiburg must see

Next to the Freiburg I would say this is the next must see attraction. Even if you are not... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
Ima R
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Gerberau 15, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 4976 12012531
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"beautiful museum"
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"stained glass"
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"medieval art"
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"special exhibition"
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"great exhibition"
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"national socialism"
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"various floors"
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"former monastery"
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"day pass"
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"great view of the city"
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"worth a visit"
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"collection"
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"artifacts"
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"gargoyles"
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Excellent transformation of the old monastary chapel into a modern museum. Lots of original stained glass windows and statues from the Cathedral - Take a day pass for 3 museums (substantial reduction)

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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Next to the Freiburg I would say this is the next must see attraction. Even if you are not religious, you would appreciate the beauty of the paintings, stained glass, sculptures, and architectural artefacts housed here. The added attraction is that the museum building was...More

1  Thank Ima R
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We were fortunate to visit during an exhibition of 100 of Rembrandt's etchings. The explanations of each work in its context were superb. The main part of the Augustiner museum was very impressive, from the original Munster statues housed here to protect them, to medieval...More

Thank Bronwen L
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed about an hour or two reading about the history of the cathedral and its architectural integrity..... or lack there of! The museum is also filled with beautiful time pieces and measurement tools from hundreds of years ago. Simply fascinating! We were also able...More

Thank edieungar
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

We visited during an exhibition of Freiburg under the Nazi regime and it was well worth a visit. It was both informative and not at all didactic.

Thank JamesDillon1947
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is an amazing museum.The works are so well displayed and it blew us away.One of the best small musuems we have ever been to.A must-see, if, like us, you enjoy medieval art.

Thank ABarrett_12
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This is going to take your breath away (always provided you appreciate medieval religious art). If you like the Cathedral, you'll like this. It's not just the art itself, but its presentation. The design of the place is exceptionally well thought out. You'll never get...More

2  Thank Profberty
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

After you enter the main entrance hall of this art museum in the centre of Freiburg, you are blown away by the colonnade of statuary and gargoyles recovered from the Munster (Cathedral). The effect is magnified as you walk up several levels of stairs to...More

Thank Gary W
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

The building itself is really nice and so is the lay-out of the museum with beautiful medieval art and also some beautiful 19th century paintings. When I was there they had a really great exhibition on National Socialism in Freiburg - well worth a visit.

1  Thank Nordboen
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Fabulous art works, especially sculptures removed from the Munster at Freiburg - exquisitely displayed. Must visit again.

Thank TonyF31
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7 or 5 discounted The same price is a day ticket for all museums.
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This statue is of Christ on a donkey and was mounted on a cart to be used in a Palm Sunday celebration. It is quite old, and quite striking. There is a picture of it that can be found by searching for Augustinermuseum... More
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