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Panorama Museum

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Never seen a painting in this format, and with the way it is structured based on four seasons... read more

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A must see in the region, it is very impressive, tip, take the left hand stairs not the right hand... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Peter P
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Erleben Sie „Sixtina des Nordens“. Werner Tübkes Monumentalgemälde mit einer Gesamtfläche von 14 m Höhe und 123 m Länge entfaltet in altmeisterlicher Formensprache ein Universum menschlicher Leidenschaften. Betreten Sie eine Welt, die Sie vollkommen...more
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Am Schlachtberg 9, 06567 Bad Frankenhausen, Thuringia, Germany
+49 34671 6190
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never seen a painting in this format, and with the way it is structured based on four seasons background and the circular panorama, it is a good reminder of the recurrence of life with wars, conflicts and human casualties.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AHA2006
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

A must see in the region, it is very impressive, tip, take the left hand stairs not the right hand stairs. The painting is much better than expected. It can take a good hour to appreciate the scale and grandiour of this work of art....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Peter P
Reviewed 3 June 2017

It is an impressive 360 degree painting of a battle in the peasant war in 1525in Bad Frankhausen. It was painted by a East German painter Werner Tübke and was completed just shortly before the fall of the wall. It is 14 by 123 meters....More

Date of experience: May 2017
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We went to visit this museum today and it was fantastic! To get a feel for the incredible amount of time, planning and resources that went into this artwork is just mind blowing! It is hard to take it all in at once but well...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Anna K
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is an excellent piece of artwork, taking years to plan and paint. It is circular and takes up a huge space. English speakers need to get an English audio which skilfully explains the painting section by section. There is a lot of imagery, with...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

I went there with no idea what i would find and was very surprised and excited, the main painting it´s one of the greatest things you can see, the history is well teached and the building is very diferent and unique, it serves very well...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Sughei S
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Why mention that this is communist art? Because it's not the kind of art that we Americans would picture the East Germans would have painted. It is a glorious painting that takes up an entire building. It is so hard to explain, it has to...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Lance V
Reviewed 11 December 2015

In 2003 we spent a month in Europe and a part of that was in Germany as we wanted to visit some Luther sites. We discovered a bed and breakfast in Bad Frankenhausen and it was by accident that we came upon the Panorama Museum....More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank David C
Reviewed 11 September 2014

Short trip in Thuringia with my working group. We decided to visit this museum. The main subject of it is monumental painting "Early Bourgeois Revolution in Germany" by Werner Tübke. this huge painting express the story of the "farmers' war". The museum usually hosts temporary...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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Reviewed 16 July 2014

Small entry fee, but worth it. The building is especially build for the picture in it. It will take your breath away and must be seen!

Date of experience: July 2014
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