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Faberge Museum

Sophienstrasse 30, 76530 Baden-Baden, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49(0)7221 970890
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Ranked #14 of 23 Attractions in Baden-Baden
Type: Museums
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Whistler, Canada
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329 reviews 329 reviews
82 attraction reviews
266 helpful votes 266 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This is in effect the private collection of a wealthy Russian, somewhat mystifyingly located in Germany. Admission of 18 euros is steep, especially considering that not so much of the display is actual Faberge jewelry, or the famous Easter eggs, but assorted medallions, small carvings, tzarist photos that are unexplained, and many items which aren't Faberge at all (but antique... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

18 euros each for entry! Okay, you will see some amazing intricate work. However, the famous Faberge Eggs are in short supply. Museum does have a very helpful, English speaking guide though. I guess you can't visit Baden Baden without going to the museum but it isn't very large. Walk slowly and read all the info and you might be... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

If you're going to see the eggs you'll be disappointed, only a couple with nothing inside, but lots of other historic Russian items and knowledgeable docents.

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North Carolina
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105 reviews 105 reviews
39 attraction reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

If you do not already appreciate the work of Faberge or have read about the fine work of this artisan, don't complain about wasting your money on visiting this museum on your own or through a tour. For everyone else, it is worth every penny to see these works of art and more! The palace in which this private museum... More 

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London, England
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66 reviews 66 reviews
11 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I'm not a jewellery fan but this is brilliant and worth every Euro cent of the entry fee especially thinking about the value. Faberge made one off items that cost maybe the equivalent to $2M at the time and ceased in 1918 for obvious reasons. This pukka stuff has no connection to the current production so let us nail that... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

It's a fine museum but expensive €18 for what it offers. I guess it's because it's a private museum. You cannot take photos inside the museum which is disappointing but the collection is impressive. The staff is very friendly and helpful. They help with the translations to English since everything is either in German or Russian.

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Greve
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Of relatively minor interest, and with a hefty entrance fee, for addicts only. Conveniently located in the centre of town.

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Kempten, Germany
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71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Nice collection but I honestly would skip this place. Not so special, and there is better ways to spend your money: the baths, coffee, etc...

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Amazing art and service. Hard to find due to ambiguous mapping. After walking up hill on a very hot day and meeting some other people also enquiring about The Faberge Museum. The good news was that this museum is open on Mondays. We retraced our steps and eventually found it. It is near the centre. We got an excellent deal... More 

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Finchampstead
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Although a very small museum, it is packed with gems created by Faberge and the helpful staff are on hand to answer questions or to proffer interesting stories to enhance the visitor's understanding or appreciation of the displays. not cheap at 15 euros each bunt the museum is obviously seeking to recoup some of its considerable investment in Faberge artefacts... More 

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