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Winterthur Kunstmuseum

Museumstrasse 52, Winterthur 8400, Switzerland
0041 52 267 51 62
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Ranked #6 of 16 attractions in Winterthur
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Atlanta
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111 reviews 111 reviews
54 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Before visiting the Winterthur Kunstmuseum, I had purchased a museum pass for 25 CHF that gets you free entrance into the cities best museums, including this one. This is a great deal if your visiting a few museums on the same day as I did. The Winterthur Kunstmuseum consists of two buildings. In the old building you'll find the work... More

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Annemasse, France
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78 attraction reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013 via mobile

You'll discover new artits here and see many familiar names as well. And certainly worth the price of admission. By a day pass and see the Reinhart in town and the Am Römerholz up the hill with the free bus. Even if you are not a real afficianado for 25 francs you can see so much art that surely you'll... More

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Colombier, Switzerland
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I visited the museum on a Wednesday morning. It was almost empty making it most propitious to contemplate the many wonderful paintings - definitely a museum to recommend

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Panama
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37 reviews 37 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Giacometti's, Picasso's, Van Gogh, several impressionists, no a lot of painting but wonderful pieces all. Must to go

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Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

The collection though small by other gallery standards, is remarkable. Van Gogh, Monet, Rodin, Picasso - they're all here.

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Biel, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

yes, they got some impressive 20th century artists but as overall experience it was a tedious visit. also the building itself is somewhat hard to endure besides the new annexe where you find the more modern pieces. it all depends what you're looking for but for us it was a one go.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

We visited three galleries in the one day and feasted on cezannes, monet, maillol, van gogh among many other 20th century artists. The best gallery was the private collection of Oskar Reinhart 'Am Romerholz'. Its situated just outside winterthur but there is a shuttle bus every hour. The gallery is mostly located in a new wing which is interesting but... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

The Kunstmuseum is not terribly large, but the qualify of its impressionist and post-impressionist collection is quite high, with examples of work from several artists that we found quite unexpected. Winterthur is an easy train or S-bahn ride from Zurich, and if you are interested in art of this period the Kunstmuseum is well worth putting on your list!

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