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Mendelssohn-Haus Leipzig

Goldschmidtstr. 12, 04103, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
+49 341 9628820
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Lots to do and see in Leipzig and much more than I had expected

Great shops, Great food and nice interesting places to visit all within easy walking of our hotel... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
amber54
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Scotland
A must see for music lovers

This small museum is a gem. It’s the house where Mendelssohn lived and died while he worked in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mbloggs
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sydney
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Classical music fans will appreciate a visit to Felix Mendelssohn home (now a museum) and his namesake school of music, which is located on the property.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Goldschmidtstr. 12, 04103, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great shops, Great food and nice interesting places to visit all within easy walking of our hotel The Royal International

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This small museum is a gem. It’s the house where Mendelssohn lived and died while he worked in Leipzig and has been beautifully restored over three levels (with a lift). On the ground floor there is a music room where you can play some of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A fascinating place for anyone interested who is interested in beauty, music, the museum itself is brilliantly laid out.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a real treat. The museum is well presented, well thought out, with informative and fascinating exhibits - some interactive. There are many beautiful spaces within the museum - what a wonderful house it must have been to live in! Highly recommended in this...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited many music museums in Vienna, as well as Leipzig but this one is the best - by far. Lots and lots of artifacts. You get a digital device which explains all the rooms to you. 3 floors. The staff is so sweet and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fascinating place for anyone interested in music, brilliantly laid out, could have spent a week here.

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

This has to be the sleekest, most effective interacting museum ever. I conducted the overture to AMSND until my arms could take no more. I had my photo taken in period dress. I saw Mendelssohn's own watercolours and sketches. What a multi-talent! And the girls...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2018

Mendelssohn conducted the Gewandhaus orchestra for more than a decade, right up to his death in 1847. The Mendelssohn -Haus , where he lived and died, is now a beautifully restored museum.,His flat is recreated upstairs and there are exhibits downstairs. The museum is very...More

Thank Angela C
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

We really enjoyed this museum. If you like classical music and you are interested in the composers that wrote it, you should visit. Interactive displays make it a fun time. We appreciated that there was a floor of the museum dedicated to Fanny, since she...More

Thank Karen O
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

The Mendelssohn-Haus is not only where Felix Mendelssohn lived the last few years of his life, but it is now a museum that teaches an extraordinary level of detail about his work, and the times in which he lived. You can breeze through in an...More

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slickspivSheffield
30 May 2018|
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Response from Teresa O | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a charge but can’t remember how much. Maybe about €8 but well worth it.
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Jennifer L
16 October 2017|
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Response from Antje S | Property representative |
Hi Jennifer, we are glad about your interest in our museum! It is best to schedule 2 hours or a little bit more. In between, you can drink a cup of coffee and you will be have a nice day. With best regards Antje
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