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Liebieghaus

Schaumainkai 71, 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany (Sachsenhausen-Nord)
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As featured in 3 days in Frankfurt
Ranked #16 of 128 Attractions in Frankfurt
Type: Art Museums
Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Description: Housed in a castle-like structure, this art museum holds an impressive collection of classical, Renaissance and Baroque sculptures.
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Vitoria, ES
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Liebieghaus is that perfect place for photos because it is very unique and you wont find many places like this in Germany. Quite unique.

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Victoria, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We visited this small museum early in the morning and the only other visitors seemed to be a small school group. It held some of the most stunning sculptures we have seen recently in a delightful gallery which had originally been a home facing the river Main. Staff were very helpful and advised us which rooms to view in which... More

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Sydney, Australia
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130 reviews 130 reviews
35 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is a beautiful little museum that has an impressive collection of sculptures from Greek period through to Rococo. There is also a small Asian exhibition. The museum is housed in a villa designed in Gothic style with more recent extensions. There is a lovely garden and excellent courtyard cafe.

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

After visiting Staedel Museum, take a break at this museum cafe (on the terrace if weather permits) and then give it an hour to visit the collections. A very good selection of sculptures.

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Zabbar, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Liebieghaus is a beautiful building in itself. It contains a sculpture museum, with a lot of sculptures dating from Egyptian, through Roman and up to Renaissance. Its layout makes it easy to view all sculptures, and since it is not a big museum, you can take your time to examine the items, without getting overwhelmed. Definitely worth a visit!!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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20 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We went because it was close by but we had not idea how amazing it would be. To see sculpture very large and very small, some over 100 years old was just incredible. It it laid out in a way that makes it very easy to take you time and see each item. I was amazed that these pieces of... More

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London, United Kingdom
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128 reviews 128 reviews
16 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

This is a great museum with a lot of very old sculptures, dating from Egyptian through Roman and up to Renaissance.

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Tucson, Arizona
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108 reviews 108 reviews
36 attraction reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

cafe is not as expensive as most museums. only sculpture in this museum. nice place to visit when weather is bad. small outdoor sculpture garden also

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Sao Paulo
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62 reviews 62 reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Although much not are accessible to the public, is worth visiting. The permanent collection is rich. recommend

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Chicago
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22 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

We spent a solid three hours at the Liebieghaus Sculpture Museum along "Museum Row" across the Main river. We enjoyed the time looking at the sculpture from prehistoric times through post Medieval period. We rented the audio tour and found it very helpful and added to the experience. Even without it, there is a lot of English for non-German speaking... More

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