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German Film Museum (Deutsches Filmmuseum)

Schaumainkai 41, 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 9612200
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Depending on what the exhibition is, this will be a great visit for film fans. Even despite an... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ian T
Movie fans

this summer 2017, i could go to frankfurt and also had the opportunity to visit the filmmuseum... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tonisign
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A museum dedicated to film history and technology. The museum also hosts film screenings.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Schaumainkai 41, 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Sachsenhausen-Nord
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+49 69 9612200
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Depending on what the exhibition is, this will be a great visit for film fans. Even despite an exhibition that appeals, the rest of the museum will appeal to movie buffs. Quite quiet in the week. An un-disturbed visit.

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this summer 2017, i could go to frankfurt and also had the opportunity to visit the filmmuseum. it´s a "must" for those who are crazy for films. it´s such an interesting museum that it´s worth spending hours there. there´s the architecture museum that´s as fascinating...More

Thank tonisign
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend visiting the museum if you're interested in doing something fun and easy. I'm just a little disappointed there were no afternoon films to watch but the cameras on display, the photos and the gift shop were all great.

Thank Roba R
Reviewed 3 August 2017

First off, it was a hot, humid day and after a long walk from the cathedral, it was blessedly cool inside. Why? Air conditioning!!! A rarity in Germany, but much appreciated. The museum opened at ten and since we didn"0't have breakfast, we went straight...More

2  Thank coolcatToronto
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Never felt bored in any moment. Very informative and and well organized. Temporary exhibition about the color red was also good

Thank Yun Ji J
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The best part of the Film Museum is on the middle floor where the themes of cinema are presented in clips from loads of familiar films. The lower floor covers the history of film, how the idea of moving pictures came to be. The top...More

1  Thank Michele H
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This museum is another great museum in Frankfurt that kept our children engaged for hours. The museum covers the development of film and the various elements of film making. The staff also helped us to get a ticket for all the museums that you can...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 31 May 2017

there are always some interesting movies to see here, which you may to find elsewhere. We enjoy coming here also sometimes with our children.

Thank Franco F
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The best bits currently are the excellent temporary exhibition about the use of colour in film and the green screen interactive area which is a bit of fun. The temporary exhibition includes lots of extracts from films to make its point and some clever use...More

1  Thank simono1958
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Two permanent galleries (on separate floors) tell, firstly, the story of the development of motion pictures from pre-cinema to the 1900s; and then, secondly, how films are made. A third floor features a temporary exhibition. Labels are in English and German. There plenty to interact...More

Thank mikeyp3
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