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Museum der Bildenden Künste (Museum of Fine Arts)

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Museum der Bildenden Künste (Museum of Fine Arts) Review

The city's leading art gallery is minimalism incarnate, set in a huge concrete cube encased in green glass in the middle of Sachsenplatz Square. The museum's collection of more than 2,700 paintings and sculptures represents everything from the German Middle Ages to the modern Neue Leipziger Schule. Especially notable are the collections focusing on Lucas Cranach the Elder and Caspar David Friedrich. Be sure to start at the top and work your way down. Don't miss Max Klinger's Beethoven as Zeus statue.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Katharinenstr. 10, Leipzig, D–04109 | Map It
  • Phone: 0341/216–990
  • Cost: €5, €6–€8 for special exhibits
  • Hours: Tues. and Thurs.–Sun. 10–6, Wed. noon–8
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  • Location: Leipzig
Updated: 11-07-2013

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