Deutsches Architekturmuseum

Frankfurt am Main

Germany's architecture museum mounts three temporary exhibitions at a time, which often focus on a particular architect or firm. Not much relates to Frankfurt, though. Signs are in English and German.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Frankfurt am Main attractions

1. Deutsches Filmmuseum

0.03 MILES

Permanent and changing exhibitions chart the history of cinema, film-making, and specific genres and artists at this dynamic museum. Signs are in English…

2. Riverfront Promenade

0.16 MILES

Beautiful parkland runs along both banks of the Main River – perfect for strolling, running, cycling or a picnic. The most popular section is between the…

3. Städel Museum

0.19 MILES

Founded in 1815, this world-renowned art gallery has an outstanding collection of European art from masters including Dürer, Rembrandt, Rubens, Renoir,…

4. Jüdisches Museum

0.19 MILES

Frankfurt's Jüdisches Museum (Jewish Museum) is set in the one-time residence of the Rothschild family, the Rothschildpalais. It's closed for renovations…

5. Museum für Angewandte Kunst

0.19 MILES

Contemporary trends in design and fashion are featured alongside displays of beautiful furniture, textiles, metalwork, glass and ceramics from Europe …

6. Liebieghaus

0.32 MILES

Inside a gorgeous 1890s villa, the Liebieghaus' superb sculpture collection encompasses Greek, Roman, Egyptian, medieval, Renaissance and baroque works,…

7. Museum Giersch

0.38 MILES

Lesser-known Frankfurt-area artists from the 19th and early 20th centuries are the focus of the special exhibitions at this neoclassical riverside villa,…

8. Kaisersaal

0.39 MILES

Reached from Limpurgergasse (around the south side of Römer) via a small courtyard and a spiral staircase made of carved red sandstone, the barrel-vaulted…