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Musee Unterlinden

2 Place D Unterlinden, 68000, Colmar, France
+33 3 89 20 15 50
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A good history and art museum

The Musee Unterlinden combines art and history in one well laid out and set up location. It is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mary H
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Portland, Oregon
Good!

Easy to visit a lot of variety and good artists. It was a nice place to be and I recommend to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eduardo-M-Araujo
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Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
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Vast collection of paintings and sculptures features the Retable d'Issenheim (Issenheim Altarpiece,) considered to be the most important piece of art in the museum.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“religious art” (17 reviews)
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2 Place D Unterlinden, 68000, Colmar, France
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Reviewed yesterday

The Musee Unterlinden combines art and history in one well laid out and set up location. It is especially good for understanding the history of Colmar and Alsace.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to visit a lot of variety and good artists. It was a nice place to be and I recommend to people traveling to Colmar

Thank Eduardo-M-Araujo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful collection of art works. Beautiful building. BUT # I found it difficult to quickly grasp the best route to visit the rooms (no "sens de visit -->" # The guide had errors and was confusing No. #37 and #40 were no marked and #40...More

Thank LoveKorea
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is a three dimensional puzzle, built into a former convent on both sides of the river with a subterranean gallery linking the two parts. We went to the cafe first, by the time we found it we were a bit clearer about the...More

Thank RBM056
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our visit to the Unterlinden Museum, together with a couple of American friends, was a frustrating experience. The museum is divided over several buildings, a thirteenth century convent, a 1906 Art Nouveau former municipal bathhouse and a modern extension spoiling the view on the Art...More

1  Thank Trainbleu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit temporary exibition of Alexandre Rotchenko, which was definitely very interesting and informative. But we also visited the permanent exibition, which was the real surprise. They have very nice collection Mostly recommended

Thank Haim V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is so much to see and worth every euro of the entrance fee (we got senior price €11) at times I was a little overwhelmed as there is so much to take in but I went to the Courtyard to take a breather. It's...More

Thank josiebyrne
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Built in a former nunnery, the Unterlinden museum has many old masterpieces including one must see, the Isenheim Altarpiece which depicts several scenes from the life of Christ. Especially striking is the crucifixion scene.

Thank CoachLo
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

The museum is in the centre of the city (even google maps takes you the long way from the city main old town streets). The museum is a converted monastery and the heavy religious flavor reflects this and its importance to the area. The monastery...More

Thank Ascott150
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We enjoyed the visit. The display of the huge piece that hung behind an altar and is now located in the former chapel of the convent (used for the museum) is the centerpiece of the museum and was worth our time to see. My wife...More

Thank Jeff B
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_carolinekrz
20 September 2017|
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Response from Emmanuel F | Property representative |
Yes all the panels are always on show and audioguide is free
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8 February 2017|
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Hello It's not possible yet but it's also not very usefull as there are only approx 1000 visitors per day for 8000M2
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killanigia
12 October 2016|
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Hello, it takes from 2 to 4 hours to visit the Museum, depending on your art tastes and mood.
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