Top 5 Hamburg museums

Top 5 Hamburg museums

Germany’s second largest city, Hamburg is a fascinating destination. The city is home to numerous visitor attractions ranging from churches to parks, from theatres to museums and others. In one of the previous articles I have already presented you the best sights of Hamburg. Below I will give you some useful information about the top 5 Hamburg museums, including the Kunsthalle Hamburg, Hamburgmuseum, the Archaeological Museum of Hamburg, the Museum of Arts and Crafts and the Museum of Ethnol... [ read more ]

The best museums in Frankfurt

The best museums in Frankfurt

For the lovers of art Germany is a perfect destination. With hundreds of museums, art galleries, permanent or temporary exhibitions, opera houses and theatres, the country is a favorite destination for many tourists. Every city owns some fascinating museums. So does the beautiful Frankfurt, too. There are more than thirty fantastic museums here. The city is famous for housing Europe’s largest variety of museums. Twenty museums are located on the so called Museumsufer which actually means ... [ read more ]

Visiting the Munich's Museums

Visiting the Munich’s Museums

We may say about Munich that the city is represented by nature, art, culture and events. The city has the reputation of being a cultural metropolis. Inside Munich one can find many cultural objectives and visiting the Munich’s Museums should be included in every tourist’s journey. The attractions may vary from Art museums to industry museums and there are over a hundred of museums and art galleries to choose. Visiting the Munich’s Museums comes easily when having a map and local or contrac... [ read more ]

Museums in Cologne

Museums in Cologne

    Cologneis a city of art and culture and has a fascinating range of museums. The city boats 36 museums and over 100 art galleries. The centre of art and culture has a well-deserved international reputation. Here you can find a wide array of exhibits from Roman, medieval via non-European to contemporary art. A list of the most important museums in Cologne include the Ludwig Museum, the Wallraf Richartz Museum, the Romano-Germanic Museum and thematic museums, such as the Choco... [ read more ]

The rebirth of Dresden

The rebirth of Dresden

The city of Dresden was heavily damaged during the Second World War, but the lovely city on the Elbe became as good as new or even better, during the last two decades. The city was rebuilt brick by brick and has led to the renaissance of industry in the East of Germany. Saxony was beaten down by the war, twenty years ago and Dresden was destroyed by fire bombing during the war. Most of the inhabitants decided to move to West Germany and the Saxony was getting empty. Anyhow, the city got the ... [ read more ]

Spending one day in Dresden

Spending one day in Dresden

Dresden is the capital of Saxony and is situated on the River Elbe, near the border with the Czech Republic. The city has Slavic origins and its original name, Drež?any, can be translated by “people of the riverside forest”. Dresden is an industrial, governmental and cultural city, famous mostly because of Bruehl's Terrace and its historic landmarks in the Old Town. It is an awesome place that you should visit in case you are in the region. You will definitely consider that spending one d... [ read more ]

Berlin the capital of culture

Berlin the capital of culture

The town emerged from the aftermath of WWII and the Cold War. The city has established itself ever since, as a European glowing center of culture. Today, the notoriety of Berlin overcame the expectance. More and more tourists come back here every year and some decide to stay because the city has so much to offer. During the glory years of Weimar Republic, Berlin the capital of culture gathered many poets and artists. Here is the place where you can spend an entire day without getting bored a... [ read more ]

Top 5 German Museums

Top 5 German Museums

It is official : Germany cannot get enough of museums! Seven thousand museums and still counting – 42% of these are dedicated to the national history and around 10% to art. Classical antiquities, science, chocolate and cars are just four of the domains covered in Germany's great collection of museums and galleries. Germany's top 5 museums offer something for everyone's taste. The Deutsches Museum, founded in 1903, is the largest science and technology  dedicated museum  in the w... [ read more ]