About the Museum
With its 500,000 objects from 4,000 years the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg (MKG) counts among Europe’s leading museums for art and design. Its world-class collections range from antiquity to the present day and cover Europe as well as the Near and Far East. Throughout its 10,000 square metres, the MKG has consistently succeeded in establishing new connections between epochs and cultures, past and present. Furthermore spectacular exhibitions and various projects on contemporary discourses make the MKG one oft the most popular museums in Hamburg.