Schnütgen Museum, Cologne
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View Christian religious art primarily from the medieval period when you visit Schnütgen Museum. Located in the large Romanesque church of St. Cäcilien, this museum holds art in many forms. View a Romanesque tympanum from St Cecilia's, large wooden and bronze crucifixes, and a collection of prints and textiles. See a single leaf from the English St. Albans Psalter, or the Comb of St. Heribert, a ninth-century ivory liturgical comb. You'll also find stained glass, metalwork, and paintings of religious themes. Plan your visit to Schnütgen Museum and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Cologne travel itinerary planner.
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Очень интересный музей в Кёльне. Здесь собрано религиозное искусство со времен средневековья. Коллекция собиралась из многих церквей, очень интересно посмотреть, как менялось изображение одних и тех ж... read more »A very interesting Museum in Cologne. Here collected religious art since the middle ages. The collection was gathered from many churches, very interesting to see how the changed image of the same Saints at different times. Different styles of the era, ways of perceiving the saints are very well presented, interesting to see it all. Because the collection of various ages gathered in one place, it turns out very clearly observe the evolution of the perception of religious scenes and figures. During our visit was also thematic exhibition of relics of Saints, collected from different churches where the power came from the Crusades. The exhibition is worth to visit and spend a few hours there.show original
Durch Zufall, da dieses Museum genau neben das neue geöffenete Völkerkunde Museum liegt, gingen wir einfach aus Neugier rein. Die romanische Basilika St. Cäcilien als Standort des Museum Schnütgen ist... read more »By chance, since this museum right next to the new geöffenete ethnographic museum is located, we went in just out of curiosity. The Romanesque Basilica is St. millstone as the site of the schnutgen Museum at the nearby Cologne Neumarkt. The exhibition includes Baroque d. eras from the early middle ages through d. until the 19th century. The Museum due to the stock of his collection and his research is considered significant the middle ages Research Institute and is considered one of the most beautiful and richest collections of middle ages in Europe. Interesting but not a must. ;)show original
This is a hidden (or not so hidden) gem in the centre of Cologne. It is actually half a museum because on the other side of the building is a museum dedicated to world cultures, however the Schnutgen ... read more »
Jürgen WalleneitUnusual museum with integrated, Romanesque church of St. Cäcilien and n. graffiti on the back of the Church or in the courtyard of the adjacent Rautenstrauch-Joest-Museum.show original
Gerda Pieka particularly interesting and atmospheric museumshow original
Andreas LaubacherVery interesting Museum, especially the Church is worth a visit!show original
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