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Address: Gudenavej 7-9, Silkeborg 8600, Denmark (Formerly Silkeborg Kunstmuseum)
Phone Number: +45 86 82 53 88
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Pleasant location, easy to find. 5 minutes from city centre. Lots of other exhibits to peruse.Very helpful english-speaking staff.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Pleasant location, easy to find. 5 minutes from city centre. Lots of other exhibits to peruse.Very helpful english-speaking staff.

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Silkeborg, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

This art museum has Asger Jorn as the main thema. It is placed really beautiful just by the river and the Woods in Silkeborg. The museum is beautiful and gives the Jorn paintings a beautiful house. There is a wide fange of different Jorn paintings. There is a small cafe and shop if you would like a Coffee or buy... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The danish artist Asger Jorn has his own museum. There´s lots to see, a very productiv artist and lots to do, but for the grown up but also for kids.

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Izmir Province, Turkey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Honestly I found the walk to the museum and the treed area outside along the river a lot more interesting and relaxing. There are so many beautiful buildings in this city and the museum is not one. If you have spare time I would visit it but if you have limited time I wouldn't go

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Aarhus, Denmark
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

If you really have nothing to do in Silkeborg can use 0,5 hour to see art of Jorn. I personally do not like it even have hard tried to understand and feel creations of Jorn. Better enjoy nature around the lake and river.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

The museum is very well set up and it was a pleasure to see the Jorn exhibit as well as the other art. The entire Jorn experience had just been rearranged into a new exhibit based on the different artistic periods in Jorns life. It was fascinating to see the different phases, influences and inspirations this man went through in... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

World class art museum for in the middle of Denmark

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2011

If you like the Cobra period, you will here found an gem... Almost everything is about Asger Jorn, and you will find Art from his long creative life. But of course there are other, things to look at, and you will for sure also like the sorroundings... This is my best place to advise in Silkeborg

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2011

This museum last year changed official name from Silkeborg Kunstmuseum to MUSEUM JORN. Museum Jorn is based on a big collection of paintings of the famous COBRA painter Asger Jorn. The museum in it itself is interesting and the selecting of COBRA painting is really impressive. If you are visting Jutland you ought to consider a visit at this museum... More 

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