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A popular art museum displaying a collection of finely wrought jewelry and sculpture.
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Georg-Treu-Platz 1 - 2, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Innere Altstadt
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+49 351 49142000
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

This has mainly modern art (ie since late 1800s ) but is so varied that it makes up a fascinating whole. Of particular interest are the pieces acquired during the DDR era and the strict criteria used for purchasing works. The pieces had to be...More

Thank Liz P
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Well we went inside and there was on a big screen, in the entrance hall and we read " free entrance afther 3 PM" and we went up the stairs. Upstairs was Someone who asked for our tickets, so we went off the stairs up...More

Thank raymond23365
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Named the Albertinum to honor Saxony's King Albert who converted this 16th century building into a museum between 1884-1887, this collection displays art from the Romantic period to the present day. While the Albertinum suffered less damage during WWII, flooding of the Elbe River in...More

1  Thank KLE2013
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Great collection of modern art in a very old building. Beautiful architecture. Situated adjacent to the Bruhlsche Garden if you a looking for a quiet interlude.

Thank Alan B
Reviewed July 17, 2018

The gallery collection is huge (didn't expect that), reserve at least 3 hours and ask for a voice-guide (they have in in different languages, it's included in the ticket and definitely worth trying). The gallery is not crowded as the Old Masters gallery in Zwinger,...More

Thank PavelSuk
Reviewed June 21, 2018

This shows the evolution of modern art through a relatively small collection. The sculpture gallery is most interesting as are the rooms displaying some of their stored art including Hittite pieces.

Thank SadieMT
Reviewed June 14, 2018

Because we had spent so much time at the Residenzschloss museum, we only had an hour to visit the Albertinum. The staff were wonderful in pointing out where we could find our area of interest, the museum’s fantastic collection of German Expressionist painters. If you...More

1  Thank mbloggs
Reviewed June 9, 2018

This museum has an excellent collection of art from 1800 on, including a large collection of Entartete Kunst ("degenerate art" according to the Nazis), which was something I had not experienced before as such a large grouping. I was intrigued that they display their large...More

Thank Lookingforlunch
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Don't miss this MFA, an equal to Washington, New York and Boston, art through the ages for sure. One interesting fact they have rooms where you can admire art in display cases that is presently not on display unlike in the USA where it is...More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

A friend recommended that I go here even though it’s somewhat ranked low on TripAdvisor. Thank goodness I did because it was worth it. “Fun” collection with a great audio guide. Would recommend over many of the higher rated museums in town.

1  Thank AnonTraveler11
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