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Albertinum, Dresden

#10 of 35 in Museums in Dresden
Must see · Art Museum · Museum
A modern art museum in Dresden's historic center, Albertinum presents both paintings and sculptures from Romanticism to the present. In addition to the main collection, the museum features the Galerie Neue Meister (New Masters gallery), with works by Otto Dix, Vincent Van Gogh, and Claude Monet, and the Skulpturensammlung (sculpture collection), which form two interconnected spaces. The building dates back to 1887, but it suffered damage during 1945's World War II bombing and during 2002's floods. Reopened in 2010, the modernized facility allows you to gaze into the building's depositories through glass-fronted displays, giving you a look at the museum's inner workings. Put Albertinum at the forefront of your travel plans using our Dresden online trip itinerary builder.
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  • The gallery houses outstanding works of European art dating back to late 19-early 20 centuries, there is a collection of ancient sculpture and that of later periods. The building and the expositions.....  more »
  • The museum is easy to navigate and displays a nice collection of the Dresden museum New Masters. There is a nice small set of impressionist and expressionist paintings. A nice contrast to the Old...  more »
  • Nice museum with very interesting pieces. The places is big, comfortable, clean and it is not so crowded. It is pleasant to make a tour around it in peace and in calmness
  • The museum has an interesting collection. However, it's in need of major curatorial revamping. No guiding, no historical order, no description to introduce each section. Art in different levels in need of major humidity and temperature control, examples: Egyptian mummies and a 3 meters paintings of Napoleon 1 at room temperature. I was looking for art tags all the time. They could also work on the welcoming part which was non existing.

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