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Worth while if you are into old porcelain

After many years I finally managed to look at this small beauty. If you enjoy fine porcelain, go... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
KarolinOtto
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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Worth Your Time

Delightful and well organized. Some pieces belonged to Zarina Alexandra that was born in Hesse. A... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2018
isabel_stout
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Emerald Isle, North Carolina
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Jun 10, 2018
“Worth while if you are into old porcelain”
Mar 1, 2018
“Worth Your Time”
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Schlossgartenstr. 10, 64289 Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

After many years I finally managed to look at this small beauty. If you enjoy fine porcelain, go for it !

Thank KarolinOtto
Reviewed March 1, 2018

Delightful and well organized. Some pieces belonged to Zarina Alexandra that was born in Hesse. A good mix of objects.

Thank isabel_stout
Reviewed December 5, 2016

This charming Museum occupies a small two-storey Palace in Herrengarten on the opposite side from Landesmuseum. Formally, the Palace belonged to Prince George, but we know that it was more of a princess home. This is a complete thematic Museum, funds of which consist of...More

Thank gentbrugg
Reviewed November 3, 2016

a must go, imperial tea sets, gifts to the wife of the last roman car, alexandra princess of hessen darmstadt, ming vases, ....a former summer villa of the Darmstadt nobility...its free, the chucch across the street is a lovely place as well, big space, lovely...More

Thank FernandoD1230
Reviewed April 25, 2016

We were fascinated by the variety and artistic skill as well as the history of every piece of porcelain on display. An amazing collection; exquisitely beautiful and well worth a visit.

Thank catherine h
Reviewed February 8, 2016

To quote the museum's Internet site :- The Grand Ducal Hessian Porcelain Collection was set up by Grand Duke Ernst Ludwig of Hesse and by Rhine and was opened to the public in 1908.The collection is not the result of an individual collector’s passion but...More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed June 4, 2013

Yes, Darmstadt had a royal family! In the large Park, just behind the Hessen Landesmuseum, past the Rose Garden with its outstanding collection of sundials, is the ex-home of a princess. Nice porcelain collection, beautiful wooden floors, high ceilings. Years ago when we visited, it...More

5  Thank TheSwedishBeaver
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