German Architecture Museum, Frankfurt

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Tour one of the world's leading exhibits for building design and creation at the German Architecture Museum. Housed in a neo-Renaissance villa, the museum outlines the evolution of German architecture with a collection of 180,000 drawings and 600 models. View replicas of 22 of the country's most famous buildings in the Prize for Architecture exhibit, or tour the permanent From Primitive Hut to Skyscraper exhibit to understand the development of human housing. Walk down the banks of the Main River after your visit to find a variety of cafes and other museums. Plan your visit to German Architecture Museum and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Frankfurt trip planner .
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  • As many reviewers have already written, the German architecture Museum has a small permanent exhibition: "from the hut to the skyscraper". This is m. E. well suited especially children, how the dwellings of the people have developed. In addition, the Museum has changing special exhibitions. Up-to-date until 10 March 2019, "The new old town - building between the Cathedral and Roman since 1900" and to correspond "off guess the archive. 8: the Frankfurt Hall lane." Postmodernism meets middle ages". These two exhibitions explaining the essential aspects of the architectural history of the city in the last hundred years. I find these exhibitions also for laymen understandable and highly interesting particularly for residing in Frankfurt or interested in the history of Frankfurt.
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  • It's interesting to see how buildings and structures have changed over hundreds of years. Sometimes it looks like progress, sometimes a shame. You will see both segments here and even learn about some...  more »
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