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Kurpfälzisches Museum, Heidelberg

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Art Museum
Set within an 18th-century Baroque mansion, Kurpfälzisches Museum offers one of the area's finest collections of local art and artifacts. Watercolors and other works from the 15th through 20th centuries focus on this particular region of Germany. The mansion features plenty of don't-miss exhibits, including Heidelberg Man details the life and evolution of this ancient human ancestor, whose remains were uncovered nearby in 1907, plus the Twelve Apostles Altarpiece, an ornate sculpture considered to be one of the most important of its kind from the Renaissance period. To visit Kurpfälzisches Museum and other attractions in Heidelberg, use our Heidelberg vacation builder.
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  • Visited this museum right in the city center of Heidelberg.. very educational and a good way to understand the past.. museum is very accessible with a huge content of paintings, different period dress...  more »
  • This is a fabulous museum that you absolutely must go to. Yes much of it is only in German but the room-sets are brilliant and the art is amazing - such a great number of masterpieces. It is quite har...  more »
  • This museum has everything and it goes on forever. In addition to the art on the walls and the china and other items in glass cabinets, don, t forget to pay attention to the furniture, chandeliers, fi...  more »
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  • Not good for ordinary tourists :)
  • Interesting museum.
  • Angelika dirschl...die best time exchange line of all Zeiten...tolle Ideen...prima with the Kindern...perfekt
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  • Here you can see very much. The diversity of the exhibition is very large. City history through paintings of various periods (romanticism, modernism and others orginalgetreuer equipment of rooms from the ancient time up to archaeological finds. The admission price is unusually cheap. The special exhibition for this expensive but quite interesting.
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