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Bauhaus Museum

Theaterplatz 1, 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
+49 4936 43545400
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Good introduction to the Bauhaus

Although small, this little exhibition gives a good introduction to the Bauhaus style and school of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
birminghamcorbiere
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Powys, United Kingdom
Small but interesting

This museum is basically one large room. In it are examples of the Bauhaus furniture, household... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Joann T
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Lexington, United States
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With more than 200 exhibits, the Bauhaus Museum in Weimar offers insights into the development of Weimar's State Bauhaus, the 20th century's most significant college of design.
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Theaterplatz 1, 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
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+49 4936 43545400
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Although small, this little exhibition gives a good introduction to the Bauhaus style and school of design. It is good for an hour or so maximum. There is a small shop on site. I think you can book a tour with one of the current...More

Thank birminghamcorbiere
Reviewed 6 days ago

This museum is basically one large room. In it are examples of the Bauhaus furniture, household items, and architecture. The museum gives a thorough overview of the movement. There is a small second room with a revolving exhibit. Be sure to get the audio tour...More

Thank Joann T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is quite small so there are a limited number of items to look at. Despite this limitation the exhibit provides a nice overview of the Bauhaus movement and the different facets (architecture, art and furniture) They are working on a new museum building...More

Thank ChristofvdH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This exposition is revealing the basic of the Bauhaus ideas and movement. Maybe still a current mission in the actual society. Worthwhile to explore, even if just to wonder how current challenges were already present about 100 years ago.

Thank WS_55_60
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We were a little disappointed at the size of this museum, whose exhibits are all cramped into a single large gallery. There were only a few paintings (a couple by Feininger, once by Kandinsky, one by Klee) and somewhat more prints and sculptures. Perhaps most...More

Thank paul441391
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This is a small but very good collection of artefacts, photos and posters of this movement in architecture and interior design. I was very happy to see the cradle that featured in Neil McGregor's series "Germany, memories of a nation".

Thank Eva Julia T
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

i'm sure the new museum will be a big improvement on this endeavour. but the current establishment is somewhat uninspired and very constrained. too many other things to see in Weimar to stop here i'm afraid.

Thank J0nnyAppleseed
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Not knowing much about the Bauhaus movement it was very interesting to spend an hour learning of the political history that brought it to its knees basically. Fabulous designs and lots to see of remaining artefacts. Reasonably priced and a good range of souvenirs in...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 5 January 2017

A modest museum that seeks to educate visitors about the emergence in Weimar of the Bauhaus design movement after World War one, with original drawings and artefacts (furniture, domestic items) from that era, and an account of the schisms that developed between the leading personalities...More

1  Thank 291mike
Reviewed 5 December 2016

The idea of Bauhaus was born in Weimar and later in Dessau. The museun has more than 300 objects.We can see works from Gropius,Feininger,Marcks,Itten, Klee.Alco we can see works from the students such as:Breuer, Siedhoff-Buscher Hartwig,etc.

Thank antonis k
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