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Musee Unterlinden

2 Place D Unterlinden, 68000, Colmar, France
+33 3 89 20 15 50
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Interesting museum

The museum is in a 13th century convent with 3 levels, hallways, colonnade, harden, very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jenny201110
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Belleville, Illinois
Nice little Museum

Impressed with the Roman era exhibits, local artwork and the altarpiece. The display area for the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kassie14
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Arnold, Missouri
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2 Place D Unterlinden, 68000, Colmar, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The museum is in a 13th century convent with 3 levels, hallways, colonnade, harden, very interesting, but easy to get loss in there. Most people visit the museum is for the Isenheim altarpiece. However, other artifacts and printings are also interesting.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Impressed with the Roman era exhibits, local artwork and the altarpiece. The display area for the alterpiece is nice. The museum is easy to visit and was not crowded. Two hours was good for me for the visit.

Thank Kassie14
Reviewed 1 week ago

The centrepiece of the museum is the Isenheim Altarpiece. The presentation and interpretation is very insightful and well worth visiting between wine tastings!

Thank Blue_Bomber_fan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Check the hours and days open. I did but it was closed on May Day. From the review photos you can see why this is a do not miss museum. It is the 3rd most visited museum in France. I will have to come back...More

Thank kingofhma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the museum primarily to see the Isenheim altarpiece. And we were not disappointed! This is something that is worth a detour. It is an astonishing piece of historical art from the 16th century. Using the complimentary radio guides available in several languages we...More

Thank Lars K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spectacular art in a beautiful former convent....easy to get to and experience. The masterpiece is what they say it is...I was "gob smacked."

Thank Katherine W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a gem of museum housed in an old convent in downtown Colmar.Totally renovated to showcase the Issenheim Altarpiece. For your entrance fee you get a super complimentary audio guide which really explains each panel and the realistic mysteries. You will be entranced. My...More

Thank Lynne146
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

visit if you stay more than two days in Colmar. Tour lasts about 1 hour. Gernika as tapestry looks grotesque.

Thank jelena40
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I expected only crucifixions and Madonnas, but the museum has an excellent collection of modern art as well, and the cloisters are lovely.

Thank Larry K
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The Issenheim Altar piece is truly outstanding, but the proceeding rooms of paintings are also remarkable for their color and lively treatment of their subject matter.

Thank stargardener
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ccbb3306
Is it possible/necessary to book entrance tickets in advance?
8 February 2017|
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Response from Emmanuel F | Property representative |
Hello It's not possible yet but it's also not very usefull as there are only approx 1000 visitors per day for 8000M2
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killanigia
How long should the Average Joe spend here?
12 October 2016|
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Response from Emmanuel F | Property representative |
Hello, it takes from 2 to 4 hours to visit the Museum, depending on your art tastes and mood.
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Etienne B
Après deux heures de visite jusqu' au fin fond de l'Ackerhof, il est regrettable de devoir refaire tout le trajet en sens inverse pour pouvoir sortir du Musée. Une équipée de seniors. Vigipirate a bon dos. Réfléchissez à une solution simple.
3 April 2017|
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