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Glyptothek

Koenigsplatz 3, 80333 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 286100
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Ok, go on sundays

this building + Königsplatz are defenetly much more impressive than the exposition inside ( and I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NsB2312
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Munich, Germany
Great museum - part of the Kunstareal!

Glyptothek is located on Königsplatz. It is a museum housing the collection of Greek and Roman... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CarlaColumna123
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Cologne, Germany
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Excellent collection of antique sculptures.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Koenigsplatz 3, 80333 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this building + Königsplatz are defenetly much more impressive than the exposition inside ( and I like history)... I would recommend it to go on a sunday. You will pay 1€ for both buildings.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Glyptothek is located on Königsplatz. It is a museum housing the collection of Greek and Roman sculptures donated by Bavarian King Ludwig. Architecture is Classical Greek - Italian style. a guided tour is highly recommended.

Thank CarlaColumna123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum was the first place that I wanted to visit when I came in Munich. It is not very big but it`s proper. It would be better if there was a more informative description for every sculpture. The Glyptothek contains sculptures from the archaic,...More

Thank vickyp1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoy this museum for the beautiful artefacts and the wonderful presentation. In the summer months they have an open air theater in the museum courtyard (tickets include bread and wine). They have a café.

Thank marklaura2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place for group pictures as we saw a lot of students taking pictures with their group. It is a large building and an important structure in Munich.

Thank nmontesa877
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I loved everything about this museum, from the beautiful building that houses the collection, to the bilingual guides for the individual items in each room, to the impressive collection itself. The background information provided on the wall in each area (in German and English) is...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Go here to see art students doing anatomy lessons of roman and greek sculptures amazing vision of anitquities and experience of neoclassicism which underpinned the german romantic movement!

Thank Lucinda P
Reviewed 5 July 2017

One impressive museum with very precious stuff from the Greek antiquity, all together in a very nice building. Visiting this building, the visitor has the sence of visiting the age of ancient Greece

Thank zfyllaridis
Reviewed 28 June 2017

A collection of Greek statues worth visiting. The museum is not very big, which I like. And luckily for us it was free entrance that Sunday. I wish some of the books they sold in the shop would have been in English, but now I...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 16 June 2017

If you love viewing sculpture as much as I do then a visit to Munich's oldest public museum may be just the thing. The Glyptothek is one of three impressive buildings located on the edge of Konigsplatz, it houses a small collection of ancient Greek...More

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Keith O
15 September 2017|
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Response from canuckshutterbug | Reviewed this property |
As usual in most museums, they discourage flash and if you're taking pics of anything you shouldn't be, there will be somebody there to remind you. We had no problem taking all the pics we wanted.
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