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Beautiful and moving photo exhibit

We did a day trip from Luxembourg city and the photo exhibit itself made it worth while. We were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joyce M
Great exhibition but somehow dated...

The exhibition is the original that was shown in 1955 at the prestigious MOMA of New York. The goal... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a day trip from Luxembourg city and the photo exhibit itself made it worth while. We were lucky enough to have a guide and really got great explanation of the original exhibit. I see people here saying the photos are dated or asking...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The exhibition is the original that was shown in 1955 at the prestigious MOMA of New York. The goal of Steichen, who put it on its feet, was to show that wherever they live and regardless of cultural differences, humans worlwide share a common humanity...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I read about this exhibition and was still hesitating. The friendly lady from the Tourist Office convinced us to do it, and what an experience it was. An emotional rollercoaster over 500 photos telling the human story. From birth to... something. An absolute must do!

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Reviewed October 12, 2018

we came to Clervaux on a day excursion from Luxembourg. The train takes just one hour (Monday - Friday, no direct morning train on Saturday and Sunday) and the ticket costs just a 4 Euro per person (a day card for all the railway, bus,...More

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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, well laid out exhibit in the old castle. Profoundly moving (for me anyway). I was using public transportation from Luxembourg City and spent nearly three hours traveling each way due to the train being out of service and I would do it again. Small...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit, interesting exhibition "about humanity" as the guy at the ticket counter succinctly put it. Yes, masterful photos. But why are there no recent photos? I think it would be good to try to convey those eternal messages with more modern pictures? Would...More

Thank Igors S
Reviewed August 7, 2018

worthwhile to visit when you are in the neighbourhood. Impressive picture, take your time to let it get into you!

Thank Antoinette R
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

The museum houses a splendid collection of black and white photographs from famous agencies (e.g. Magnum and Life) and equally famous photographers. They show 20th century mankind in different stages of life, and in different cultures. A wonderful glimpse into the past. Definitely worth visiting.

Thank Johan T
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

I am not a photographer and I don't know much about photography but the family of man exhibition is spectacular. Amazing shots from a variety of great well known photographers. All in black and white. This is an exhibit you would expect in NYC or...More

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Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice gallery showing pictures from people all over the world and in different settings. It is not too small but you can still everything in easily under one hour even if you look at them in detail and read everything. Some pictures...More

Thank Stefano P
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