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Staatliche Museum Schwerin

Address: Alter Garten 3, 19055 Schwerin, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
Phone Number: 0385-5958-0
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Ranked #3 of 11 Attractions in Schwerin
Type: Art Museums, Museums
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Type: Art Museums, Museums

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

visited the Stolen Art exhibition. Well presented and excellent headphone-translation. The building in itself is interesting architecture.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

I didn't expect to find such a good collection outside a city, but the collection includes items owned by the wealthy former rulers of the area, who lived in Schwerin Castle and had some very beautiful paintings, furniture and objects. The special exhibition which was on when I was there (at extra cost) was not enormous but I was impressed... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

About 30 miles east of Ratzeburg, if you are in the area try to visit the castle. It is located in what used to be East Germany. The castle was badly damaged during the war but is undergoing repairs. Do not let this put you off, it is a massive castle and the restorations have been carried out to great... More 

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

The museum is OK but the art gallery is absolutely outstanding. Quite simply one of the best provincial galleries I have ever visited. Whether your tastes are modern of classical, you'll find something to enjoy here.

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London, United Kingdom
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121 attraction reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

A great collection of both modern and classical art and paintings. The sculptures by Ernst Barlach are particularly worth a visit.

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