Any visitor to Germany knows that the country has no shortage of museums or great works of art to visit. The town of Wurzburg is no exception, and visitors who are looking for attractions that will give them a new appreciations and understanding of the German artistic tradition will find plenty to value in the Martin von Wagner Museums. The centerpiece of the Wurzburg Residence complex, the Marin von Wagner museum is a relatively new establishment, being built in 1963 as a place to house the extensive collections of several prominent figures.
The collections of both King Ludwig I and Martin von Wagner himself are on display at the museum and between them one can see many masterworks in all media; including sculptures, graphical works such as paintings, and even items of historical interest such as antiques from the era. The collection’s history is vast, dating back to ancient Greece and Egypt.