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Liebighaus

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Neighborhood: Sachsenhausen-Nord
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Address: Schaumainkai 71, 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Phone Number: 696500490
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Tue 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed - Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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Housed in a castle-like structure, this art museum holds an impressive...

Housed in a castle-like structure, this art museum holds an impressive collection of classical, Renaissance and Baroque sculptures.

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Our favorite museum in Frankfurt

Of all the museums we've visited during our 2 weeks stay in Frankfurt, this museum was our favorite. Greek, Roman, Egyptian, Asian .... it's all in one roof! Don't forget to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Chestnut Ridge, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Of all the museums we've visited during our 2 weeks stay in Frankfurt, this museum was our favorite. Greek, Roman, Egyptian, Asian .... it's all in one roof! Don't forget to get an audio guide!

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haworth
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139 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the outside this villa looks and feels impressive set in nice grounds, there was a special exhibition on about Athens, so much of the usual artefacts aren't on show. At 10 euro it is a tad expensive, given the size and compared to other museums, but what's on display is interesting and fantastic. A pleasant way to spend an... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

The place is grand .. From the outside! Very promising special exhibition about Athens. Inside : small rooms, explanations only in German for the artworks, guided tours see you as disturbance, signage to the collection is not least clear, regrets. And expensive compared to the Staedel next door. What a pity !

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Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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222 reviews
154 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

The building itself is quite spectacular, a 19th century riverside mansion with a pretty garden. The collection inside is beautiful, ranging thorough all periods of sculpture up to late 18th century. English explanations are very minimal. On our recent visit, most of the medieval pieces were in storage to make room for a fabulous exhibit about the building of the... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 322 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

This is an old villa, which is transformed now to a sculpture museum. It has a wide range of sculpturs, from old Egypt, through Greek and Roman periods, till today. We visited a very interesting special exhibition about the FRench rococo. Amazing sculpturs!

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kent
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

This smaller museum is an absolute delight. There are 3 floors, each holding their own surprises, and is exceptionally well curated. On the first floor, and following on from ecclesiastic gothic there is a room with dark heavy curtains, which takes the visitor from the 1500's straight to the 1700's. The upper floor contains some tiny beautiful porcelain statues and... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

It's an interesting sculture museum, very near the other famous museums in the city. The downside is that you have to pay to get in. It's small, you can finish it in one hour.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

It had a nice collection of statues and different types, Asian and Eygptian, then of course the classical ones. It is small but we didn't go to the bottom area - couldn't find it where they stored them. If you have time check it out.

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

Very interesting and impressive collection of sculptures. From ancient Egyptian sarcophagi to Greek Gods and Goddesses. Well worth the visit.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

The Liebieghaus is a beautiful old home that is as big as a castle and looks somewhat like one. Their collection ranges from ancient Egypt and middle ages to current art shows like Jeff Koons. There is a small cafe with homemade cakes and other light snacks and an outside patio for enjoying conversation and coffee. The yard is well... More 

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