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Museum fuer Franken

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museum off the beaten path.

There was no one in the museum other than me. You will see why when you climb up the to top of the... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2016
kingofhma
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Florida
Diverse and rare collections - all in one place

This is the museum that u find at the fortress and it is definitely worth a visit. Tickets are not... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2015
580irinat
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Chisinau, Chisinau, Moldova
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Jun 15, 2016
“museum off the beaten path.”
Dec 30, 2015
“Diverse and rare collections - all in one place”
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Reviewed June 15, 2016

There was no one in the museum other than me. You will see why when you climb up the to top of the Marienburg Fortress. It is a long climb. The ton needs to put a funicular or shuttle from the bottom of the river...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed December 30, 2015

This is the museum that u find at the fortress and it is definitely worth a visit. Tickets are not expensive at all (2 EUR for students, 4 EUR normal price), but it offers diverse thematics and exponats - paintings, sculptures, guns, furniture, clothes, accessories,...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed October 3, 2015

be sure to visit this museum (won't take all that long)--along with Marienburg castle. Highlights are the works of Tilman Riemenschneider, a virtuoso sculptor in wood and stone on the cusp of the renaissance. He was decidedly local and yet transcends such limitations--never mind his...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Gerhard1945
Reviewed October 3, 2015

This is a museum with one of the largest collections of artwork and wepaons I've ever seen. It's not merely the large and obviosu pieces that stand out, it's the small pieces, figurines, silver and crystal ware, and themed sculptures such as mythological figures, or...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed September 30, 2015

Really excellent collections, which have been well arranged and some, such as the Bronze Age exhibits are amongst the best I have seen. Unfortunately all signs are in German and so it is difficult for the average foreigner to interpret exactly what the objects are...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed September 29, 2015

I previously had covered the Alte Mainbrücke which you cross coming down the Domstrasse passing the "4Røhrenbrunnen" on your left, and to for a walk up to the Marienburg Fortress, commonly referred to the Festung. From there you get a viel of the most of...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Dieter706
Reviewed September 25, 2015

I'm biased, as I came to Wurzburg to see the best collection of Tilman Riemanschneider work in the world, which did not disappoint. Also good selection of literature on him (the tourist centre in town had nothing,) Would have liked to have time to spend...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed August 6, 2015

It's a 30 minute, at times a steep walk along the foot path to the from the old bridge to the museum. Driving your car and parking it in the Fortress area is an option but there is a fee. I walked the footpath. I...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank duck8to
Reviewed July 29, 2015

Beautifully displayed, with light and space to enjoy each sculpture, this is an amazing collection of Riemenschneider's work. The staff in the museum are also very helpful and informative. From the museum there are good views of Wurzburg and the river. We also saw a...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Eva Julia T
Reviewed July 11, 2015

It is an excellent collection of different kind, paintings, silver, sculpture, etc. The famous and very good artmanTilman Riemenschnieder is present with a lot of works, which are great quality.

Date of experience: June 2015
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