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Bauhaus Dessau Foundation

Gropiusallee 38, 06846 Dessau, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
+49 4934 06508
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I thought, they teach me more about Bauhaus itself and it's history, founders, etc. But the only... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bob x
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Florida
Bauhaus - Dessau

An absolute must if you are visiting Dessau. The exhibition is most enlightening and it was great... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2016
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Gropiusallee 38, 06846 Dessau, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I thought, they teach me more about Bauhaus itself and it's history, founders, etc. But the only thing I found about these informations are found in the cellar in a seperate tiny room. They charge EUR 7,50 for a single admission, which is too much...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2016

An absolute must if you are visiting Dessau. The exhibition is most enlightening and it was great to see students working in the building - it feels alive!

Thank londoner-at-large
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The guided tour was great and took you to rooms otherwise not available to the public (Gropius' office, stage etc) (but only held in German), for someone who is interested in design and architecture this is a must-see. I took the train from Berlin to...More

1  Thank Lina R
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We were lucky to spend half a year working on the project in the studios of this iconic building. Having a key from the Bauhaus door in your pocket — is a particular feeling for any designer or architect. Ten years later we returned to...More

Thank Митя Х
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The New York Times had an excellent article about the Bauhaus in August 2016, which prompted me to make the journey to the birthplace of modernism and the international style. I would recommend the guided tour to see certain rooms that are off limits to...More

1  Thank Allan L
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Interesting selection (including draught Bayreuther beer), but fod selection is limited and service rather slow

Thank 336edwardb
Reviewed 25 July 2016

If you are interested in the base of modern architecture this is a must see. The buildings are beautiful and the tour is very worth to do.

Thank 944hans
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Very historical and well preserved place. Its located adjacent to Anhalt University Dessau campus. Must visit place for history lovers.

Thank zainabedi
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

While too often overblown and too often down on people's lists as a remote museum in Eastern Germany, the Bauhaus museum can connect to many aspects of our modern and daily lives. The museum is fascinating to pilgrims of modernism, architects, and designers. I belong...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2016

Anyone with an interest in architecture and design would find this extremely interesting and relate to its historical context, difficult to imagine impact for those without an interest. There is so much to take in here and its impact on the then future which we...More

Thank Charles F
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Ellen G
Do we need to make reservations to tour the architecture in Dessau-Bauhaus?
12 July 2016|
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Response from Charles F | Reviewed this property |
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