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German Film Museum (Deutsches Filmmuseum)

Schaumainkai 41, 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 961220220
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A museum dedicated to film history and technology. The museum also hosts film screenings.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Schaumainkai 41, 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Sachsenhausen-Nord
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+49 69 961220220
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"green screen"
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"moving pictures"
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"permanent exhibition"
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"third floor"
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"two floors"
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"interactive exhibits"
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"story boards"
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"motion picture"
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"oscar night"
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"signed photos"
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"on display"
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Reviewed yesterday

I always thought the best way to celebrate film was to go see it at the cinema. BUT this great museum proves different. Sure they have a cinema (very reasonable and very attractive) which shows a great program of diverse titles (many in English) Its...More

Thank Lushlight
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I made an effort to visit this museum whilst in Frankfurt both for the permanent exhibition as well as the 2001 50th anniversary temporary exhibition-both were well worth checking out, and unlike some museums, it is just the right size to do in 3-4 hours...More

Thank gazlog
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Super cool place with different topic exhibitions and a nice view of the skyline. Also the have thair own theatre in the basement.

Thank Jan T
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Reviewed April 22, 2018

Not only the history of the cinema, but also the inventions and experiments that were done since the beginning of this journey. A place to be seen with time... to enjoy! The interactive parts are a must, and the possibility to see and interact with...More

Thank Beatriz A
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

The permanent collection is a fascinating history of motion pictures. The long-running special exhibits are usually excellent and the film series is top-class. Film buffs cannot miss it and anyone else would enjoy it too.

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Reviewed March 30, 2018

We visited the German Film Museum in Frankfurt am Main, which is one of seven film museums in Germany. It is housed in a listed villa and was opened in 1984 and is dedicated to the world of films. The German Film Museum has screenings...More

Thank 811michael
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Reviewed February 12, 2018

I must admit that this museum was not on our list but I am so pleased we spent time here. The history of cinema and exhibitions are superb!

Thank AngelRaider
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Reviewed February 10, 2018

If your in Frankfurt and enjoy museums, it's worth getting a museum card from the tourist office. Not only will it save you money, but gets you into most of Frankfurt's better museums Free, including this one. The German Film Museum is a part of...More

Thank StockholmKindaGuy
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Very interesting museum of film and some hands on exhibits to try out for yourselves. Spend about 1-2 Hours time. Nice cafe in foyer.

Thank Lynne B
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Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

The museum is small but still interesting. You can spend 1-2 hours discovering the history of ‘Kinematographie’ and playing with different devices.

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