(dpa / lby) – In
view of tight budgets due to Corona
, public builders are taking a closer look at the costs this year. At
the concert hall in Munich
, for example, savings opportunities in realizing the prestige project are to be sought. Other
houses fear that, given the current museum closings, they will be able to keep their date for the restart after renovation, for example the Glyptothek
, which should actually reopen on January
is unclear whether this will happen. The opening exhibition about the Danish
sculptor Bertel Thorvaldsen
will be ready in time, said collection director Florian Knauß
of the German
press agency in Munich
The opening of the new future museum in Nuremberg also had to be postponed – from December to March at least. The corona pandemic set back interior work by three months.
Elsewhere, costs exploded, for example in the renovation of the historic Augsburg State Theater. With the help of a referendum, an initiative wants to test cheaper alternatives. “ Every private property developer would go bankrupt if he planned and handled the costs that way,” complained the Bavarian taxpayer association. In its black book in October, the association also criticized massive cost increases at the Deutsches Museum or the Neue Pinakothek in Munich.
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