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Bauhaus Dessau Foundation

Gropiusallee 38, 06846 Dessau, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
+49 4934 06508
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Amazing

The guy Simon who meet us gave us a very warm welcoming and later on he served us a good dinner... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Annette S
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Trelleborg, Sweden
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Fascinating exhibition and beautiful building

This is a must-see place for architecture fans although it would have been interesting to find out... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
PublicTransportFan
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Birmingham
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
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Gropiusallee 38, 06846 Dessau, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The guy Simon who meet us gave us a very warm welcoming and later on he served us a good dinner. You make our day Simon!!! The room was colourful and modern. The outside area very nice with a lot of space. Breakfast was ok...More

Thank Annette S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must-see place for architecture fans although it would have been interesting to find out more about the individuals involved at the beginning, especially the women. And they only vaguely explained why they had to leave Weimar.

Thank PublicTransportFan
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The external structure and complex is lovely. However the standing display was really poor considering the collection they must have. It seems they are planning a new museum for the future and this may be why the exhibits are so limited. If so they should...More

Thank Lavarcham
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The actual Bauhaus and the Masters' houses are the definition of Bauhaus design. The museum's exhibitions explain and demonstrate Bauhaus' beginnings & timeline. The only thing missing is some example of the original pottery left behind to the Weimar period. The wallet-dangerous shop is filled...More

Thank Jennifer J
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The bauhaus is normal flats avant la lettre. A city that has been completely shot to ruins and these omplexes miraculously survived really worth the trip

Thank francien2015
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I thought, they teach me more about Bauhaus itself and it's history, founders, etc. But the only thing I found about these informations are found in the cellar in a seperate tiny room. They charge EUR 7,50 for a single admission, which is too much...More

1  Thank Bob x
Reviewed 23 November 2016

An absolute must if you are visiting Dessau. The exhibition is most enlightening and it was great to see students working in the building - it feels alive!

Thank londoner-at-large
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The guided tour was great and took you to rooms otherwise not available to the public (Gropius' office, stage etc) (but only held in German), for someone who is interested in design and architecture this is a must-see. I took the train from Berlin to...More

1  Thank Lina R
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We were lucky to spend half a year working on the project in the studios of this iconic building. Having a key from the Bauhaus door in your pocket — is a particular feeling for any designer or architect. Ten years later we returned to...More

Thank Митя Х
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The New York Times had an excellent article about the Bauhaus in August 2016, which prompted me to make the journey to the birthplace of modernism and the international style. I would recommend the guided tour to see certain rooms that are off limits to...More

1  Thank Allan L
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