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Kunstmuseum Bonn

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Address: Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 2, Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number: 49 (228) 776260
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11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Tue 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Lovely gallery but very few female artists in the permanent collection

Staff very friendly, lots to see with a lovely and large collection although sadly lacking in female artists (German or International) Cafe disappointing with poor coffee and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
Francesca T
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

Beautiful modern building. Even if a lot of the art doesn't grab you - and with contemporary art, that's not uncommon - there building is such a great display space. Good selection of Joseph Beuys, two temporary exhibitions going at any one time plus the permanent collection. Slightly lacking in the normal 20th century art you might expect in a... More 

Thank Dalstonbill
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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90 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

I was really surprised by the poor quality of the collection. The building must have cost a fortune, but the only artist I had heard of was August Macke (who is a not very good expressionist painter). The usual collection of faux art: white canvases, piles of sticks on the ground, a (non-operational) bar. This one had, as an added... More 

Thank LuisF2010
Boston, Massachusetts
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50 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This open, light-filled, welcoming museum has plenty to gaze at and some art you can pass on by. There are lots of big names with multiple works in the collection, and perhaps too many which were unknown to me. I'm not sure how many of these less familiar artists will eventually enter the canon of art history, but it was... More 

Thank worldlyBOSwoman
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Despite having a fantastic building dedicated to itself, the exhibits displayed in this museum weren't that attractive. Perhaps, availability of greater amount of english material, and more reasonably priced catalogues (especially those of August Macke) in the bookshop, would make the visits more effective.

Thank Riju G
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45 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Staff very friendly, lots to see with a lovely and large collection although sadly lacking in female artists (German or International) Cafe disappointing with poor coffee and stale uninteresting cheesecake.

Thank Francesca T
Paris, France
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2,030 reviews
1,567 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 792 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

While on an afternoon visit of the city, I bumped into that little modern art gallery. It is interesting to take a few minutes and visit it.

Thank sipivu
Ghent, Belgium
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30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Great Modern Art Exhibitions. Great videonale exhibition. Wonderful architecture. Located near the subway

Thank AVerdoodt
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68 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

you can go easily to this museum...it has a not so big gallery.If you had see other big museums thiw you will find a bit boring but i believe for a good taste of this region.If you have time is a good opportunity.

Thank Christos_Orl
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33 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

For a small regional museum, there is a good enough collection... the obvious names... nothing overly exceptional... BUT, the whole experience is let down by their attendants! Officious, overbearing, and have no idea about how to engage with an audience. In fact, I would say avoid the place but unfortunately this appears to be prevalent in a number of Bonn... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

I miss this city also Kunstmuseum. I would love go to again. It was such a great experience. I had so much fun. If you want to go you shouldnt wait even for a second.

Thank Şevval F

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