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Antikenmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig
Basel

The Antikenmuseum Basel houses an outstanding collection of Egyptian, Greek, Italic, Etruscan and Roman works of art. It is the only museum in Switzerland exclusively devoted to ancient art and the...

Faust-Museum
Knittlingen

Alchemy or pact with the devil? The Faust-Museum at Knittlingen: between myth and history Faust - with the sound of this name there is suddenly the link and the association to the devil, Mephisto. But...

Fonds régional d'art Contemporain de Franche-Compté
Besançon

The Frac holds temporary exhibitions that succeed each other throughout the year and show the great diversity of art today. The exhibitions are accompanied by a rich pro-gramme of events: concerts...

Hermann-Hesse-Museum Calw
Calw

In 1990, the city of Calw dedicated a richly decorated museum designed by Volker Michels and designed by Heiko Rogge to its great son Hermann Hesse. The largest permanent exhibition on the poet in...

Le Village Hansi et son Musée
Colmar

The Village of Uncle Hansi and his Museum is located in front of the famous "Maison des Têtes". Come in and discover the city of Colmar in the lifetime of the famous artist Jean-Jacques Waltz, so...

Maison Albert Schweitzer
Gunsbach

Im Jahr 1928 lieβ Albert Schweitzer dieses Haus in Günsbach, dem Dorf seiner Jugend bauen, um dort zwischen seinen Reisen nach Gabun wohnen zu können. In Lambarene hatte er ein Spital-dorf gegründet...

Maison de Robert Schuman
Scy-Chazelles

Enter Robert Schuman's home, a typical Lorraine residence, acquired in 1926 and restored as it was when he died in 1963. The site consists of a museographical area dedicated to European construction...

THE MELANCHTHON  HOUSE BRETTEN
Bretten

Philipp Melanchthon (1497 - 1560) is the most famous son of the town of Bretten. He was a humanist, universal scholar, reformer and the closest collaborator of Martin Luther. The Melanchthon House was...

Musée Historique
Mulhouse

The History Museum is located in the heart of the city of Mulhouse in the old city hall that was built in 1552. It is one of the richest museums in the region and shows a cross-section through the...

Museum am Lindenplatz
Weil am Rhein

The neoclassical house from the year 1845 in the former centre of Altweil is home to the Museum at Lindenplatz. It served as a school and town hall for more than 120 years until the relocation of the...

Museum Schlosspark Ausstellung Fischborn
Bad Kreuznach

The museum is located in a representative, classicist residential building in the cultural quarter of Bad Kreuznach. It is surrounded by an English-style park. In addition to its city and art history...

Otto Erich Döbele Museum
Schopfheim

The Otto Erich Döbele Museum was opened in 2010. The artist (1916-2009) trained as a sculptor in Basel and then studied at the Academy of Arts in Munich. His numerous travels, particularly to the...

Simplicissimus-Haus
Renchen

Johann Jakob Christoph von Grimmelshausen was not only the mayor of Renchen from 1667 until his death in 1676 but also one of the key figures of modern literature in Germany. In 1668/69 he published...

Strieffler Haus der Künste: Museum und Galerie
Landau in der Pfalz

The former house of the influential Palatinate painter Heinrich Strieffler (1872-1949) and his daughter Marie (1919-1987) was inherited by the city ofLandau. The Art Nouveau / Art Deco house has been...

Site de la maison natale de Jeanne d'Arc
Domrémy-la-Pucelle

The birth house: located in immediate proximity to the cemetery of the parish church, it is in accordance with the testimony left by Joan, confirming that it is indeed the house of Jacques d'Arc, her...

Weissenhofmuseum im Haus Le Corbusier
Stuttgart

The semi-detached house designed by Le Corbusier, one of the most influential architects of the Twentieth Century, show the aesthetic, social and technical upheavals of Modernism. After extensive...