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Address: Torunska 1, Gdansk 80-822, Poland
Phone Number: +48 58 301 70 61
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Collections of paintings, furniture, silverware, porcelain, sculpture

The former Franciscan monastery, on the ground floor of the original vault. The most famous exhibit is an image Memling's "The Last Judgment." Collection of paintings mainly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 5, 2015
ziemowits679
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Northern Poland, Poland
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Warsaw, Poland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

The temporary exposition 'Sin in the European Art' was very interesting, and not overloaded, well-organized. But the staff... the ladies seemed to be offended that somebody came to 'their' museum, one of them was sighing loudly all the time I was watching the pictures, I couldn't actually concentrate on the art. 15 minutes before closing, they rudely asked me to... More 

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Northern Poland, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

The former Franciscan monastery, on the ground floor of the original vault. The most famous exhibit is an image Memling's "The Last Judgment." Collection of paintings mainly Flemish. A rich collection of Polish porcelain, metalwork products Gdansk, Gdansk Silversmiths, Gdansk furniture. The collection of ecclesiastical vestments. In front of the pre-Christian sculpture gallery. Temporary exhibitions. In the surrounding area: church... More 

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Reading
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

A little bit of a walk out of the town centre but well worth the effort. Everyone wanted to see the star attraction - Hans Memling's Last Judgment - but there were other impressive paintings (I am not an art connoisseur; I just like what I see) as, hopefully, the photos show.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Well Last Judgement it is. And basically you wan't be interested in much more on the exhibitons after seeing that. Just few other paintings some of them with quite big names on signature strips, such as Jan Brueghel the Younger. Mainly Flemish and German Baroque paintings or German . But Last Judgement by Hans Memling is the main draw to... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Were it not for the not-to-be-missed Hans Memling triptych The Final Judgement, most art buffs would give this art gallery a miss. There are a few minor works by the masters but you have to search them out. You will not find yourself over-awed by most of the artwork on display, as competent as it clearly is. There are remnants... More 

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Thank Connoisseur-of-Life
Flen, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

It's an okay museum but it is rather small and does not have that many interesting art that you would expect...

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Thank Mattsaman
Thessaloniki, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013 via mobile

Nice museum, interesting paintings! Had some porselain too but not attractive! Check it on Friday when the entrance is free!

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Thank MariaStella-Yiannis
Amsterdam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

Good Museum to visit, if you like to visit galeries with old Flamish masters paintworks! I like it very much, it was my pleasure to visit this museum, by the way, the entrance was free ;)

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Bristol, England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

One spectacular showpiece - huge Memling triptych of the Last Judgement. Some decent Flemish/Polish/German paintings, but jewellery section closed for reconstruction

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Nr Llangollen
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

A little of the beaten track but only a 10 minute walk from the Golden Gate. Worth finding but a bit dark and musty. However, there was the most fabulous triptych from the artist Hans Hemling is worth the visit even if you see nothing else. It is a stunning representation of the Last Judgement which will have you wondering... More 

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