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Stadtmuseum Fembohaus (City Museum Fembohaus)

Burgstr. 15, 90403 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 2312595
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Interesting look at the architecture and style of home of a wealthy merchant

Spent about an hour at the museum, and it was not what I was expecting. The tour starts at the top... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brilliant museum

This museum gives you an insight to Nuremberg and it's history. We spent a couple of hours there... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Halfway to the Castle, Nuremberg's only surviving late-Renaissance merchant's house invites you to take an eventful journey through 950 years of the city's history. Precious original rooms and historical objects guide you through various periods in the history of the former Free Imperial City. Changing presentations in the Exhibition Forum provide constant new insights into selected aspects of the history, art and culture of the city of Nuremberg.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“top floor” (7 reviews)
“old house” (4 reviews)
“day ticket” (4 reviews)
Burgstr. 15, 90403 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
Altstadt - St. Sebald
+49 911 2312595
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent about an hour at the museum, and it was not what I was expecting. The tour starts at the top floor, where you get a close-up look at the inner workings of storage (and moving) large items. You can see old drawings and paintings...More

Thank MissRich64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum gives you an insight to Nuremberg and it's history. We spent a couple of hours there but if you listened to everything on the audio guide you'd probably be there a lot longer. The staff are really pleasant and helpful despite the language...More

Thank Mancs12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a way of seeing backwards several hundred years, a visit here is a must, especially as so much of Nuremberg was destroye in the war.

Thank Gerry141047
Reviewed March 16, 2017

I've been to Nuremberg several times and this is first time I went to this museum. I paid for the "city day pass" ticket when buying my ticket to the Courthouse so I could visit this city museum for free (so really I got a...More

Thank sparklesque
Reviewed March 12, 2017

The museum has four floors. Each represents a different age. You may want to bring your headphones and camera. The ceilings have astonishing paintings. Voice guide is very helpful and has a unique theme.

Thank Ahmad A
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

I hate to leave a negative review, but if you are expecting a peek at the lifestyle of a medieval merchant family, you aren't going to get one. The house is virtually empty of furniture. True, the ceilings are ornate in some rooms, and there...More

Thank springlering
Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

I don't know if this a normal occurrence but when I visited Fembohaus, there was some type of craft fair going on in the house. Every room had a vendor it in. They got in the way of the signs, the photos, the artifacts and...More

1  Thank jehenson81
Reviewed December 5, 2016

One of the most beautiful houses in old town.Impressive architecture outside,impressive interiors,an impressive stucco ceiling at one level,old furniture...it's like a time travel. Free entry for Nuremberg Card holders and also english audioguide included.

Thank zuv
Reviewed December 4, 2016

Lovely looking museum but visit marred by craft exhibition in every room obscuring many photos and decor. Glad it was only€5 otherwise would have felt cheated

Thank s00
Reviewed October 29, 2016

Spread over 4 floors is the start of fine map productions place..... gathering place of patricians. The intricately carved town map is on the 4th floor is great introduction to this museum. Worth a visit!

Thank Teresa C
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