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State Collection of Egyptian Art (Staatliche Sammlung Agyptischer Kunst)

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Egyptian art in a superb museum :)

The building is very attractive from the outside... when walking down to the small entry you might... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
soinic
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Another hidden gem of Munich

Egyptian Art Museum probably has more artifacts than in Egypt. Yes, I have been to world's top... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The building is very attractive from the outside... when walking down to the small entry you might remember your eventual visit to the "valley of kings graves" close to Luxor. Very friendly staff caring for their customers. Many nice artefacts beautifuly presented. Modern and interactive....More

Thank soinic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Egyptian Art Museum probably has more artifacts than in Egypt. Yes, I have been to world's top museums including New York Metro, Lourve and they only have a section of Egyptian arts. Here in Germany, it is highly specialized and you have many separate museums...More

1  Thank bigboy61455
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Newly opened, this museum devoted to Egyptian art, unlike the collection at the Louvre in Paris, gives an underwhelming overview of ancient Egyptian art and its influence on other ancient civilizations. The entrance to the museum gives one a lovely sensation of entering a sacred...More

1  Thank EloZ523
Reviewed 31 July 2018

An excellent collection of Egyptian artefacts shown across a purpose built museum. Some very interesting sights and reading here

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

A particular place for Egyptian decor of world class artifacts that shows the richness of its past glory and magical history.

1  Thank Jun J
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The collection is limited, but beautifully displayed and woth a visit. It suffers from not being exhibited in chronological order. A specific dynasty is represented in several places.

1  Thank JoniHelsinki
Reviewed 21 May 2018

This is a well designed museum, full of egyptian collection, well guided with audio device, impressive mummies and lots of other items including daily items used by the people lived in old egypt. recommended especially if you have background or have tendency to learn about...More

1  Thank Gonca K
Reviewed 13 April 2018

This museum is beautifully laid out so you walk through years of Egyptian history through its artefacts. There is lots of interesting information in English, and at least one interactive computer display. Staff are helpful if you find you are repeating galleries, although if you...More

2  Thank UKJo2014
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I don't think this museum gets the attention it deserves. It is a wonderful collection of all things Egyptian in a new building. We were there 3 hours and that was not nearly enough. Easy to get to by tram.

1  Thank rubbertgator
Reviewed 28 January 2018

If you love art and history, and especially if you're into Egyptian art then this museum is a must. You can either visit with an audio-guide or on your own. Personally I prefer going at my own pace, and read all the information which they...More

1  Thank Zaira G
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