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Bauhaus Archive / Museum of Design (Bauhaus Archiv Museum fur Gestaltung)

Klingelhoeferstr. 14, 10785 Berlin, Germany
+49 4930 2540020
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Collection focusing on the Bauhaus, the famous school of architecture and design. The building which houses the collection was drafted by Walter Gropius, founder of the school.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“audio guide” (47 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Klingelhoeferstr. 14, 10785 Berlin, Germany
Charlottenburg
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As we are shortly touring Bauhaus sites we thought we should try this museum, at least as a scene-setter. Planned to spend half an hour or so, since the reviews suggested there was not much to see. In the event we passed an enjoyable couple...More

Thank geoffrey.hollis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The permanent collection is small and focuses on the people and the school more than on the designs they produced. The temporary exhibitions are more than half of the museum, so if you're interested in that specific segment, it's maybe worth making the trip.

Thank Yvonnemos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small, tasteful exhibition unpacking the multi-displinary approach of combining arts, crafts and architecture to design the building of the future with big ideas about changing society. Brillian Jasper Morrison exhibition called 'thingness' where the designer Morrison comes across as a sparky, humble and openhearted soul.

Thank JamesCScot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This museum provided a superb insight into Bauhaus design. It covered the history of a number of key pieces of sculpture and furniture and went through the whole period of when it began, the key influencers of the movement and the impact it still has...More

Thank SusieQte
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

8 euro entry for one room of one commercial designers work. Go to kadawe and see the same for free. The entry fee must pay for the hordes of staff to keep you in check Hardly a thing about the history of the beau Haus...More

Thank Rog G
Reviewed 22 May 2017

the buildings are kinda interesting but they look more impressive in photos. the bauhaus exhibit was very limited as others have reviewed. and the women who work there are something else. i got warm so i took of my coat and draped it over my...More

Thank kasumiga
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Nice collection of Bauhaus artists and designers from their inception to the late 30s. The multi-media (furniture, photography, design, architecture, fabric etc.) is well balanced.

Thank RicoTex
Reviewed 10 May 2017

If you are interested in design this could be a place to visit, but don't expect too much as it is a very small place and the museum's collection is pretty standard, so it will have to be the temporary exhibit that makes you travel...More

Thank BaldwinNL
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Disappointed is the word to describe how I felt once I entered the building. Only two exhibition rooms with a few objects. If you like design and architecture don't waste your time going there.

Thank drimarcon
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Not recommended for children. The audio tour is thorough but for a more excited and descriptive explanation of the Bauhaus movement, take a daytrip out to the Bauhaus university itself! Cute cafe with outdoor seating was the highlight of our visit, as well as the...More

1  Thank sauvagez
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