Joy of Museums

Museums, Art Galleries & Historical Sites

Germany Museums

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German Museums

Germany is the most populous member state of the European Union, and its capital is Berlin. The country’s other major cities are Hamburg, Munich, Cologne, Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Düsseldorf, Leipzig, Bremen, Dresden, Hannover and Nuremberg. Today, Germany is the world’s 4th largest economy by nominal GDP and a global leader in several industrial and technological sectors.

Throughout its history, Germany has been the home of influential and successful artists, philosophers, musicians, scientists, engineers, and inventors. Reflecting that history, there are many famous museums in Germany, featured in “Joy of Museums are the following:

Berlin Museums

Munich Museums


  • Country:                    Federal Republic of Germany
  • German:                    Bundesrepublik Deutschland
  • Capital:                      Berlin
  • Official languages:    German
  • Population                82 million

German Proverbs and Quotes

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“I don’t have plans, I only have goals.”
– German Proverb


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