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The Ulm Museum (Ulmer Museum)

Address: Marktplatz 9, Ulm, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Phone Number: 0731/16-14-330
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Ranked #7 of 15 Attractions in Ulm
Type: History Museums, Museums
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Type: History Museums, Museums

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Los Gatos, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
27 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Good exhibits, art, artifacts of historical life, wonderful models of historical Ulm in a good building with helpful pleasant staff. Well worth the visit if you enjoy art or history. Highly recommended!

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Singapore, Singapore
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232 reviews 232 reviews
93 attraction reviews
229 helpful votes 229 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Small museum in a modern building. We only visited the ground floor Löwenmenschen exposition around the main attraction, a 35,000-40,000 year old art object of about 35 cm made of mammoth teeth. Nicely lighted, but very limited explanation in English, summary of the German info. Very much worth to spend an hour when you are already in Ulm.

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Aldershot, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

Was there today - had to pay extra to see the "lion man" which is part of their permanent collection. No one could tell us where any of the modern art paintings by Rothko, Warho, et al were housed...only that they have been mved. No one could tell us where they were moved to. Weasked several people and no one... More 

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Rome, Italy
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70 reviews 70 reviews
12 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

I was there this summer attending the biennale, the curator is really nice and the museum itself offer large artshows spaces, the selection of works is also quite interesting and well separated in different areas of the museum ( I have seen my first Rothko there! ) Lovely book shop!

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Kew Gardens, New York
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207 reviews 207 reviews
72 attraction reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

Housed in both old and new buildings, the Ulm museum features a nice permanent collection of the ancient history of Ulm and art from the middle-ages. The newer addition to the museum was beautifully designed and includes excellent gallery spaces. The location on the Marktplatz makes it convenient to see the Rathaus and walk to the Danube. Personnel at the... More 

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