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Kunsthalle

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Don't read this if you like to visit Art museums

I can never figure out what people see in visiting an Art museum. I suppose they have their place... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2018
Don G
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Lake Zurich, Illinois
Nice view

Nice place..nice view..with many historical buildings. Many trees and plants. We can go arround by... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2017
SarahJethro18
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Artur-Ladebeck-Str. 5, 33602 Bielefeld, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed November 12, 2018

I can never figure out what people see in visiting an Art museum. I suppose they have their place, but I easily get bored. I suppose if you knew the artist or knew the subject of his/her work, then you have a personal connection. For...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

While they have rotating collections there are not enough of them the space at the time had one collection. The building is nice with the surrounding park however the museum needs to have a lot more ART! I have been to many free art museums...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

Nice place..nice view..with many historical buildings. Many trees and plants. We can go arround by walk.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 25, 2017

I like the Kunsthalle as the Johnson designed building allows a lot of light and open space, the windows look out onto the green of the sculpture garden, and I love the Richard Sierra, though I know he isn't most people's cup of tea. There...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

The Philip Johnson gem of a building is unique in Germany and if you are in the area, worth a stop. It's a Kunsthalle, so a place for smart, temporary exhibitions. A varied display of contemporary sculptures on the front lawn and sides.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

A wonderful Hans Hoffman exhibition which changes every three months . Three floors of excellent space to allow the viewing of whatever is on offer including a film space and excellent cafe/restaurant with a small but good menu choice. Helpful staff, lockers for coats and...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed October 15, 2016

Unfortunately, on the day we visited the permanent collection was stashed away for a special exhibition which did not engage us. However, this is a great gallery space and one of the iconic buildings in Bielefeld. The building also contains a cinema where art movies...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Julie C
Reviewed July 29, 2015

I extended my visit to Bielefeld to take in the Kunsthalle as it is closed Mondays, and it received the highest praise on the Tourist Information website. For an €8 entry fee, no information about the display was available in English, or any language other...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Walkabout96
Reviewed September 27, 2014

Kunsthalle interesting but the fact that museums and fine arts open on certain days and certain times does not make it easy. Moreover it is not easy to find somebody speaking good English! Therefore when you ask questions, you tend to get a different reply!

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank nothing11
Reviewed August 15, 2014

Went there with a local friend. Told me she saw great expositions here Unfortunately this one wasn´t that good. I saw a lot better expositions about the same topic in Germany in Mannheim and Köln. Basically i think it is all depending on which exposition...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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