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Museum of Modern Art (Museum fur Moderne Kunst)

Address: Domstrasse 10, 60311 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany (Altstadt)
Phone Number: 49 69 212 30447
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Ranked #25 of 119 Attractions in Frankfurt
Type: Art Museums, Museums
Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Museum housing one of the most extensive contemporary art collections in Germany, including works...
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Attraction details
Type: Art Museums, Museums
Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Hours:
Tue 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu - Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Owner description: Museum housing one of the most extensive contemporary art collections in Germany, including works by Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein.

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West Creek, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

The building is in the shape of a slice of cake -- it literally comes to a point on one end. The art inside was hit or miss (for me). Some of it was very interesting and some was ... well, just out there. Worth the price of admission, but we were watched like hawks while we inside which made... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We had a really nice time in this lovely museum. We were fortunate enough to visit it during "The Divine Comedy" exhibition, that was weird, odd, strange, surreal and stunning at the same time. Tickets was 12 Euros, reduced to 6 Euros, thanks to the wonderful Frankfurt Card. Give yourself 60-90 minutes to fully enjoy the museum.

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Puebla, Mexico
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27 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This is really a nice and perfect building for a modern art museum. They have really good instalations and paintings, the only thing that is missing is a little more information about the art work, but in general is a pretty nice museum if you are into modern art. The last saturday of every month there is no entrance fee.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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27 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

This is a small museum, well designed by Hans Hollein who knew how to combine the different parts of the building with it's exhibitions to a whole one big game. There are parts in the building where you get influence from the outside (light, shapes, dark glass panels) or you see an inside exhibition with the local buildings outside as... More 

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New York
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101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

The building design is quite interesting. When I visited there was one special exhibit for the entire building. Nothing from the current exhibit was showing. As for the special exhibit, The Devine Comedy, not worth the 12 euro admission fee.

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Scotland
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Modern art is really about personal choice. Some of it I got and some I most certainly didn't. A pleasant ramble about the place and not too busy. I am not going to tell what a saw but will leave that to you. Not worth the full entrance fee mind you so get a travel card with half price reduction... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Excellent presentation of works by african artists revisiting Dante's Divine Comedy in an interesting and stimulating space in the centre of Frankfurt.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

the museum is small but with very interesting modern art. Worth to spend an hour under cold weather!

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Frankfurt, Germany
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41 reviews 41 reviews
6 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

There's not much in this museum, so it didn't take too long to walk through it. I'm glad I didn't have to pay to get in.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Strange museum, with strange exposes. Maybe its because I don't understand the modern art, but I wasn't the only confused person in this place.

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