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German Architecture Museum

Schaumainkai 43, 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 21238844
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Very good architecture museum in Frankfurt

This very good museum is one of the series of the museums on the other side of river Main opposite... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
352deeb
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Germany, Arrival Country Exhibition

I spent a couple of hours here. It's a small museum, but this exhibition is extraordinary. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Persnickety2014
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New Hope, Pennsylvania
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One of the world's leading museums for building design and architecture.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good34%
  • Average25%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible1%
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Schaumainkai 43, 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Sachsenhausen-Nord
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This very good museum is one of the series of the museums on the other side of river Main opposite to the side of the Römer and the cathedral (Dom) of Frankfurt. The 3 floors above the ground floor include pictures and miniatures of the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent a couple of hours here. It's a small museum, but this exhibition is extraordinary. It describes what attributes a city has to make a good arrival destination for immigrants. Well thought out, with some interesting surprises. Buy the book, Making Heimat. In fact,...More

Thank Persnickety2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went in with the expectation to learn about German architects or architecture, either old or new. The steep entry price for this small museum certainly increased our expectations, and the building itself has an interesting layout. Unfortunately, the only worthwhile thing was a floor...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2017

Permanent exhibit here is pretty small, but that have some great traveling and special exhibits like the annual German Architecture Prize finalists or "Offenbach is almost all right" which is on now. You'll enjoy if you care about architecture.

Thank Mainzigartig
Reviewed 31 May 2017

the architechture museum is basically ok, especially when there is the LEGO playground for children, which happens usually once in a year.

Thank Franco F
Reviewed 12 March 2017

It was one of the best museums I have ever visited. I don't realy know a lot about the architecture, but it was really interesting for me. I have learnt a lot of new facts, there is a lot of information. It took me 2h...More

Thank rossyiwanowa
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The Saturday that we visited the DAM the entrance fee was waived (i.e. it was free). I do not know if this was a one of or normal for Saturdays. The display on adaptation of architectural design to provide for peoples' needs was very interesting,...More

Thank AWorldVoyager
Reviewed 16 September 2016

For showing architecture, one needs space. And here, there is not much of it. The exhibit of the development of achitecture during human history is interesting but in the end very simplified.

Thank Jochen-v-S
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful architectural museum. Central position, near the river. This museum is perfect for architecture lovers!

Thank Marian L
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

regardless if you are a fan of architecture. it tells stories which are interesting for everybody. and if you love architecture it is a must!!! sometimes they have social exhibitions...also very interesting.

Thank Remo G
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