We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kunstmuseum Bonn

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 2, Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number: 49 (228) 776260
Improve this listing
See all hours
Tue 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 63 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 28
  • 21
    Very good
  • 11
  • 3
  • 0
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
Add Photo Write a Review

63 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Boston, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
50 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 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
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

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
Level Contributor
39 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 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
Level Contributor
2,012 reviews
1,554 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 731 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
Level Contributor
17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 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
Level Contributor
65 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 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 Christ0sO
Level Contributor
28 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 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 

1 Thank NTJKelly
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

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
Level Contributor
32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

the influenced each other back and forth, and the prime of their art, the 1. World War took them away from their art, WHat a shame

Thank mosella_10
Level Contributor
208 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The building itself is interesting and well worth looking at, but the thing to see is the room with paintings by Macke, a friend of Klee and member of the Rhine expressionists, sadly killed in WW1.His art is colourful and full of joy, with themes like children in the garden, circus visits, a voyage to Tunisia with Klee...There is also... More 

Thank Peter S

Travelers who viewed Kunstmuseum Bonn also viewed

Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia
Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia

Been to Kunstmuseum Bonn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Kunstmuseum Bonn staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?