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Address: Theaterplatz 1, 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
Phone Number: +49 4936 43545400
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Wed - Mon 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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With more than 200 exhibits, the Bauhaus Museum in Weimar offers insights...

With more than 200 exhibits, the Bauhaus Museum in Weimar offers insights into the development of Weimar's State Bauhaus, the 20th century's most significant college of design.

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The idea of Bauhaus was born in Weimar and later in Dessau. The museun has more than 300 objects.We can see works from Gropius,Feininger,Marcks,Itten, Klee.Alco we can... read more

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agia paraskevi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The idea of Bauhaus was born in Weimar and later in Dessau. The museun has more than 300 objects.We can see works from Gropius,Feininger,Marcks,Itten, Klee.Alco we can see works from the students such as:Breuer, Siedhoff-Buscher Hartwig,etc.

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Towcester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very well organised and authorative glimpse of an inspiring idea that was crushed almost at birth. The development of ongoing influences that continue to affect us even to this day. I was inspired by what was created and saddened by what was lost when they were forced to move away from Weimar in the mid 1920 and then finally forced... More 

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Springfield, VA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bauhaus was not only an architectural style but an entire movement. After visiting the museum I'm in awe with my newly gained knowledge.

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Zagreb, Croatia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This museum is small but interesting and providing introductory info on Bauhaus. A new grand museum is to be opened in 2018 so this will do till then!:)

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I love the whole notion of the Bauhaus design story. There were a few items to see and stories to read but it was small and I think there are better Bauhaus museums elsewhere. It was an interesting enough short stop in the old town of Weimar.

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Ghent, Belgium
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

This museum is not really worth seeing. It is very small and besides some pictures and plans on the walls, there are 7 chairs, a baby bed and some vases exhibitoned; It is a real shame that Weimar (.the Bauhaus town, with famous Bauhaus architects, a.o.Vandenvelde who lived there) has only such a small museum (it is in fact one... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

This museum was definitely worth a visit. I knew something about the Bauhaus project, but on the evidence of my visit here not very much. It really gave you a good understanding of what they were trying to achieve and the way their ideas encompassed all aspects of art, design and architecture.

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Thank Derek C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This museum was a nice thorough introduction to the Bauhaus movement and arts. Small and well-done, especially for a one room show. The audio information was especially helpful.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

we i=visited the Bauhaus exhibition, which was not really special and did not have enough of the nice furniture pieces you would expect.

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Brookline, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

During the Weimar Republic the Bauhaus movement was more than just an architectural organization. It was an effort, in my view, to simplify life and focus on what's genuinely important. Of course when the Nazis took control of Weimar, then all of Germany, Bauhaus was hammered. This small museum is ideal for starting to understand the principles of Bauhaus, the... More 

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