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State Art Gallery

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The best art gallery in Karsruhe

There are better and bigger art galleries in other German cities for sure, but if one is in... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2018
Croydon, United Kingdom
Cezanne - guided Tour

An excellent composed and very professional guided tour through this very impressive exhibition... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
Karlsruhe, Germany
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Hans-Thoma-Str. 2-6, 76133, Karlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed December 2, 2018

For a smaller city this is an outstanding art gallery. Many very important works and nicely displayed. Highly recommended

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed March 30, 2018

There are better and bigger art galleries in other German cities for sure, but if one is in Karlsruhe anyway, this is the best art gallery to visit. I was there in November for the Cezanne exhibition and last Saturday for the Scully one. The...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

An excellent composed and very professional guided tour through this very impressive exhibition started outside opening hour and gave our group a very good overlook on Cézannes work! Everybody appreciated this evening.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed January 28, 2018

This facility had a great Cezanne show but an insufficient website and misleading visitor information. If you buy a ticket in advance it tells you that you can come at any time during visitor hours. However there is no guidance, that you won't have any...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Frank H
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

The Cezanne exhibition was excellent, with high quality loans. But I had to wait in the cold for over an hour to get in. Luckily it wasn’t raining. This was after having emailed the museum and being encouraged to buy an online ticket because “you...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank dar268
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

For English speakers. They did not tell me it was only for the exhibition. I thought I was going to pay 4 euros for the entire museum. When I tried to put the numbers in the guide wouldn’t work. I asked about this she said,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed August 20, 2017

Hi if you intend to visit here,walk down the Lichtentaler Allee,and reach the door step of the Gallery and enjoy seeing the art of many artists from the and in case you are intrested to see the first Cycle of the world,it lies here.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank sun284
Reviewed July 30, 2017

It was about 35 degrees Celsius on the day we chose to visit the art museum in Karlsruhe which is, for the most part, NOT air-conditioned. As others have noted, the museum is divided up among three adjacent buildings. In the Orangerie is the modern...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed March 31, 2017

The main galleries of the Staatliche Kunsthalle contain many known artists from the Netherlands, early Renaissance, and a scattering of French and German from the 19th and early 20th ecentury. Later 20th century works are in the Orangeries. Both buildings are excellent venues, the Orangeries...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Asta365
Reviewed January 4, 2017

The Kunsthalle in Baden-Baden was recently renovated (or at least parts of it were) and the newly opened upper floor had a really fascinating exhibition on when I visited at the end of December. The museum staff was informative and helpful and the museum is...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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