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Kurpfälzisches Museum, Heidelberg

(3.9/5 based on 90+ reviews on the web)
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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  • I paid $ 6 at the museum which i think is too much considering that I could understand Nothing is all in german and it seems they are not prepared to receive international visitors. The paintings are ...  more »
  • We were able to visit, for time reasons, only a few sections but that was enough to get an idea of the vast quantity and quality of the exhibits featured in this beautifully presented Palais Morass of Heidelberg, a 18th-century baroque palace. The Palatine Museum houses the collections of art and cultural history of the city of Heidelberg. It illustrates the rich history of Heidelberg, especially with regard to the period of Roman occupation. Not to be missed!
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  • I love this museum! This came highly recommended by my guide tour at the Heidelberg Castle, Haggar. From the outside, it looks like a normal building but once you're inside, it's a maze! One can get l...  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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