Unterlinden Museum travel guide

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Introduction to Unterlinden Museum

Unterlinden Museum is an iconic art museum located in Colmar, France. With approximately 294,000 visitors per year, it's an attraction that offers unparalleled experiences. Rated an impressive 4 out of 5 stars by 3,409 visitors, this popular art museum is a must-visit in France.

The inception of Unterlinden Museum dates back to 1847, while it was officially opened on April 3, 1853.

Whether you're planning your first visit or returning for another encounter with Unterlinden Museum, this travel guide has everything you need to know to make the most of your trip. So just keep on scrolling to uncover all the details you need to make your visit at this art museum nothing short of exceptional.

Located in Colmar, France

Located in Colmar, the iconic Unterlinden Museum is easy to find and can be explored during a short weekend escape in the beautiful town of Colmar or as a stop on your countrywide road trip in France.

Colmar is a perfect holiday destination for those who crave a mix of history, culture, and modern amenities. With its distinct architecture, famous museums, and delicious culinary scene, Colmar offers something for everyone.

Take a stroll through the charming streets and alleys to discover hidden gems and enjoy the local atmosphere. Visit the iconic landmarks and immerse yourself in the city's rich history and culture at top attractions, including the remarkable La Petite Venise, Parc du Champ de Mars, Musée du Jouet, Statue de la Liberté, and St Martin's Church.

Whether you're looking to indulge in shopping or explore the nightlife, Colmar has it all. Don't forget to sample the delicious cuisine, from traditional dishes to modern fusion.

Experience the best of both worlds in Colmar - a place where the past meets the present, and you'll create unforgettable memories that will last a lifetime.

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How to get to Unterlinden Museum

Unterlinden Museum is located in Colmar, France, and is easily accessible by several modes of transportation. If you are arriving by plane, Zürich Airport is approximately 69.86 miles (112.41 km) away from Colmar. From the airport, you can take a taxi or a shuttle to the town, where Unterlinden Museum is located.

If you’re already in Colmar, you can take a bus, taxi or even walk to the art museum. The exact address of the attraction is Pl. Des Unterlinden, 68000 Colmar, France, France.

You can also rent a car and drive to Unterlinden Museum. With a rental car you will enjoy freedom to explore Unterlinden Museum and other top attractions in Colmar at your own pace.

With your travel plans in place and these guidelines in mind, you're all set for an unforgettable experience at Unterlinden Museum!

Unterlinden Museum travel plans

Discover the enchanting beauty of Colmar and top attractions like Unterlinden Museum with a perfectly planned holiday package. Our travel packages include everything you need to explore Unterlinden Museum and beyond. Whether you're looking for an adventure-filled getaway or a relaxing retreat, our holiday packages to Colmar, France, offer a variety of activities and experiences to suit all types of travelers.

Continue reading to find the best travel plans and tips for discovering this one-of-a-kind art museum in France.

Top Unterlinden Museum travel plans

The easiest way to plan a holiday including a visit to Unterlinden Museum is to book a holiday package.

Choose from vacations ranging from relaxing weekend getaways to exciting city breaks in Colmar, or embark on an adventurous road trip across multiple regions in France.

If you can extend your stay in France for a few more days, you’re in for a treat. Experience the best week and a half of your life with the 10-Day France Road Trip from Strasbourg traveling west to Dijon, Beaune, Paris, and Metz. Your itinerary will be filled with visits to top attractions like Parc de la Citadelle, Le Vaisseau, Place Kléber, Cathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, and Barrage Vauban, in addition to recommendations of the best activities to join along your route. You’ll return home with a camera gallery full of memories from your iconic road trip across France.

Enjoy the convenience of having all accommodations, transportation, and activities taken care of before you arrive in France. All you need to do is pack your bags and prepare for an unforgettable holiday in Colmar. Discover the best package holidays to France below.

Car rental near Unterlinden Museum

Discovering France's captivating landscapes and the iconic Unterlinden Museum becomes a breeze with a rental car.

France's rental car companies cater to a variety of preferences, offering vehicles ranging from compact and midsize to premium, estate, and even camper vans or convertibles. To select the perfect ride, consider your itinerary and specific travel plans in Colmar and beyond.

Where to stay near Unterlinden Museum

Wake up well-rested to a new day of exploring in Colmar by staying at a top-rated hotel in the heart of the town. With the town's most famous attractions like the stunning Unterlinden Museum just a stone's throw away, you'll be in the perfect location to effortlessly immerse yourself in Colmar.

Discover the best hotels for visiting Unterlinden Museum below.

Top hotels near Unterlinden Museum

Make the most of your time in Colmar by staying close to Unterlinden Museum. Colmar is home to top-rated hotels and places to stay for every budget, within a comfortable distance from Unterlinden Museum.

This hotel has earned a remarkable 4.5 out of 5 stars from 7416 guests. A stay at Colmar Hotel starts at approximately 90 EUR per night.

With an outstanding 4 out of 5 stars from 3713 satisfied guests, this hotel is one of the best-rated stays near Unterlinden Museum. One night at this hotel costs from 103 EUR per night.

With an impressive average rating of 4 out of 5 stars from 1174 reviews, this remarkable hotel promises an unforgettable stay with rates starting at 219 EUR per night.

Explore all your options and find the best hotel for your trip to Colmar below.


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Other top attractions in Colmar

Colmar offers a diverse range of top attractions. From museums and architectural wonders to sculptures and natural wonders, the town has something for everyone. For the ultimate sightseeing tour around Colmar, there are a number of attractions every itinerary should include, namely La Petite Venise, Parc du Champ de Mars, and Musée du Jouet.

La Petite Venise is a bucket-list neighborhood and top attraction in Colmar, attracting numerous travelers and locals every year. As evident by its average rating of 5 out of 5 stars in 39,311 reviews, this attraction is a popular place to visit for anyone with time to spend in the town. The exact address of La Petite Venise is 14 Quai de la Poissonnerie, 68000 Colmar, France.

Another appreciated attraction in Colmar is Parc du Champ de Mars. This is just like La Petite Venise, one of the most popular sites to visit in the town. With an impressive average rating of 4 out of 5 stars among 4,547 visitors, it’s also one of the highest rated. The exact address of this park is Av. De la République, 68000 Colmar, France.

Musée du Jouet is also a clear favorite among travelers seeking to experience the uniqueness of Colmar. This toy museum and top attraction in Colmar has been rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,571 visitors. Visitors usually spend a moment at Musée du Jouet creating core memories of the town. This attraction is located at the address of 40 Rue Vauban, 68000 Colmar, France.

Check out our full list of top attractions in the town of Colmar below.

Map of attractions in Colmar

Your next adventure is waiting for you in town of Colmar. Explore the map to discover all the incredible attractions you’ll visit on your vacation of a lifetime in France.

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