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{Germany} A Day Out at the Kulturforum Berlin

February 16, 2015

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Last week I wrote about my visit to the newly re-opened Kunstgewerbemuseum in Berlin, and mentioned that you can buy a combination ticket for the other museums at the Kulturforum. So, today I though I’d just give you a quick overview of what those museums are. The building adjacent to the Kunstgewerbemuseum houses the Gemäldegalerie (lit. ‘Picture Gallery’), the Kupferstichkabinett (Museum of Prints and Drawings), and the Kunstbibliothek (Art Library). The latter two don’t have any permanent exhibition, but regularly curate temporary exhibitions in the […]

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Jenni’s Museum Awards 2012

January 9, 2013

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This time last year, I did an extensive review of my ‘52 Museums in 52 Weeks‘ challenge. And I held my very own ‘Museum Awards’ for 2011 by choosing my top 3 museums in each of several categories (here and here). I thought it would be fun to do the same again, though I’ve cut it back a little year to choosing just one candidate for each category – which was not easy to do, believe me! Actually, it was difficult not choosing the National […]

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