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Kunstmuseum

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Address: Kleiner Schlossplatz 1, 70173 Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Phone Number: 49 (711) / 2 16 21 88
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Great morning activity in Stuttgart

Great way to spend a couple of hours in Stuttgart. The Otto Bix works are mesmerising and lots of intestesting modern German art. The building is awesome and end your visit with a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2016
EleanorCee
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Arles-sur-Tech, France
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Look: The principal purpose of Stuttgart's Kunstmuseum is to display changing exhibitions of contemporary art. If you're not into contemporary art, you're not going to be excited about the Kunstmuseum. We went for something else: the incredible collection of the works of Otto Dix and some of his contemporaries like Willi Baumeister. If you're not into Otto Dix and German... More 

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Beijing
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only worth going if you have the museum pass. A few rooms were interesting but a lot of the more modern pieces were uninspiring.

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Thank Joseph K
Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'd only recommend this gallery if you were using the Stuttcard pass. If I paid full price I'd half to deduct another star. As with most modern art collections, it's going to be of varied quality. The Otto Dix and George Grosz were great, in a disturbing way. I found as the art got newer it got less interesting. Some... More 

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Thank sandy c
Stockport
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Had to leave this gallery early because of the unbelievably disturbing effects of the sound installation on the ground floor. It's completely ridiculous that this absurd and pointless piece of 'art' is allowed to spoil the visitor's experience of the gallery:the noise permeates the ground floor.

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Thank touchay
London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

It was 'Meh ok' I guess. Compared to some galleries, it offered nothing new to me. The video exhibits offer subtitles in English but many sections of art require German to be read for most. The descriptions and stories behind the art are minimal. It will take no more than 2 hours (at a push) to go around this gallery.... More 

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Thank Mathew B
Stuttgart, Germany
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

besides the permanent collection the museum has varying exhibitions to current topics. A thing which can always be done for free: go up to the restaurant and have a nice view on the Schlossplatz as well at night on the city centre.

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Thank besu16
London
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Great way to spend a couple of hours in Stuttgart. The Otto Bix works are mesmerising and lots of intestesting modern German art. The building is awesome and end your visit with a coffee from the restaurant on the top floor (very good value) for the best views of the city.

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Thank EleanorCee
Sarasota, Florida
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Like many modern art museums, the building is the star of the show that happens to feature art galleries. The exhibition as of May 2016 included a diverse collection, including two thought provoking video installations. The Otto Dix collection is most memorable. On the critical side, lighting in the museum is awful. The gallery ceilings contain uniformly illuminated panels, but... More 

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Thank RyanSRQ
Boston, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Varied collections to meet all interests in this multi-floor, varied exhibition space. Has modest bar and store, and enough space for multiple concurrent and different exhibitions.

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Thank gcc0615
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139 reviews
74 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Great building just off Schossplatz. The building and design are interesting and modern. It has a good bar and coffee shop and a great bookshop (these are open on Mondays when the gallery itself is closed). The exhibitions are varied, so it all depends on what you like - check in advance.

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