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German Architecture Museum, Frankfurt

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Tour one of the world's leading exhibits for building design and creation at the German Architecture Museum. Housed in a neo-Renaissance villa, the museum outlines the evolution of German architecture with a collection of 180,000 drawings and 600 models. View replicas of 22 of the country's most famous buildings in the Prize for Architecture exhibit, or tour the permanent From Primitive Hut to Skyscraper exhibit to understand the development of human housing. Walk down the banks of the Main River after your visit to find a variety of cafes and other museums. Plan your German Architecture Museum visit and explore what else you can see and do in Frankfurt using our Frankfurt itinerary planner.
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  • The German Architecture Museum (Deutsches Architekturmuseum) (DAM) is located on the Museumsufer in Frankfurt. It is housed in an 18th-century building, though only the outside wall were preserved and...  more »
  • This very good museum is one of the series of the museums on the other side of river Main opposite to the side of the Römer and the cathedral (Dom) of Frankfurt. The 3 floors above the ground floor in...  more »
  • Because Germany Museum of architecture imagined building a vast but surprisingly were showcased. That point seems in miniature. Train into compact, is a characteristic of Germany. I feel it is well utilized.
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Hauptwache, Konstablerwache, and the Main river enclose the heart of the city, an area of activity with a range lodging options. The old section of the Sachsenhausen area is also an epicenter of activity with a range of accommodations; it also offers a vibrant nightlife. For short stay, consider lodging in the Bahnhofsviertel area near the main train station, which provides easy access to the city center and to international train transport.
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