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Museum More - Kasteel Ruurlo

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A castle museum with realist art as theme.

The castle itself is already worthwhile visiting. Surrounded with a moat, a 19th century romantic... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
The Hague, The Netherlands
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Small but beautiful

The museum is in a former castle. The bridge, stairs, ceilings and floors are very nice. There is... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2019
Breukelen Ut
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The castle itself is already worthwhile visiting. Surrounded with a moat, a 19th century romantic atmospere and different wings dating from 17th, 18th and 19th centuries. The castle was overhauled and refurbished to accomodate the current 'More' museum of realist art. I was very impressed...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

The museum is in a former castle. The bridge, stairs, ceilings and floors are very nice. There is not a lot of art, but what is there is worthwhile. They could think more about non-Dutch speaking guests. They are on their own now. The movie...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

The castle is beautiful and worth a visit on its own. The collection on display shows an overview of the career of Carel Willink. Make sure you fetch the brochure at entry since there are no information signs at the exhibition.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Nice museum where No cost is spared to create a great setting for a Dutch realist painter, Willink. A lot of his life’s work is collected in this museum and one is able to follow the growth of this painter to “magical realism”. The castle...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 16, 2018

We went there with a group of friends at the end of a communal weekend. We had a visit to teh museum and afterwards there was a lunchen on the orangery next to teh museum. It is a small museum which has a very large...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful castle ! The bridge itself is incredible ! Made out of glass ! The green lush lawns are amazing !! And the paintings are really amazing with a lovely story ! It’s worth it !

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

Museum More (Castle of Ruurlo) is beautifully restored and very tastefully designed. It also houses a very nice collection of a famous Dutchman, Carel Willink, a modern artist. Unfortunately, I cannot share photos of the art, but I am sure you can find it elsewhere....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Johan17
Reviewed March 18, 2018

Well, to keep it simple : As a guide I would just love to take international visitors to this place and maybe combine it with other modern art collections in the Netherlands. This private collection of works by Carel Willink is astonishing and should not...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

I am not particularly familiar with Carel Willink or his work (well, I am now, but I wasn't before we set off for a visit to this museum). With a focus on just one artist, the entire museum in not very large. The way the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Yoastie
Reviewed August 13, 2017

We enjoyed walking in this new museum in Ruurlo. It is a smaller 'sister museum' of the More museum in Gorssel. Magic or modern realism paintings on display. Color coordinated walls. Wooden floors. Superb spiral staircase. Architectural use of glass for the entrance room (an...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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