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Like visiting galleries in Chelsea, NYC! Wow

Really wonderful. So many wonderful galleries with high quality art and artist. Lots of walking... read more

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stephrab
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Poster child for Leipzig's revival!

This huge complex was once the largest set of cotton mills in mainland Europe, but was left a husk... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2018
Angela C
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really wonderful. So many wonderful galleries with high quality art and artist. Lots of walking and exploring. Make sure you visit building #14 with the local contemporary museum of changing expositions.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank stephrab
Reviewed May 4, 2018

This huge complex was once the largest set of cotton mills in mainland Europe, but was left a husk when trade shrivelled up during the GDR years. It's now a cultural hub having undergone extensive redevelopment and is home to 14 galleries with changing exhibitions,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Angela C
Reviewed March 18, 2018

Be ready for a long day exploring this sprawling space! It’s many varied spaces are packed with modern art, art education spaces, exhibits, shops, local crafts, galleries, and of course a great café with great food, coffee and drinks. I think there’s even a youth...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed March 7, 2018

Well....if any further "West" German dares to speak of how underdeveloped the New Federal States are, I would need to point out that this place is as contemporary as any location in New York, London or Paris. The factory complex is enormous and one could...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 20, 2018

Modern art, workshops, galleries, and of course a nice café to chill and enjoy breakfast or "kaffee und kuchen" in a unique industrial environment.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank JuliJung
Reviewed November 3, 2017

It was closed for public holiday. I was relieved as there was enough walking to get there. I don't doubt there will be art everywhere but I had already seen enough.Paying to see experimental KINO was a strange idea. What if you hated it!?

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Only a few galleries we're open when I went. Fortunately the kunst kraftwerk exhibition is only 5 mins walk away so worth doubling up with that.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed April 8, 2017

This used to be the biggest weaver factory in Europe and now it's the home for numerous Art Galleries with contemporary art and Installations as well as Artists Studios. Here is also a garden restaurant where you can rest and have a bite to eat...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank gyeloh
Reviewed February 24, 2017

I enjoyed this for the opportunity to look round a huge 19th century factory in a way that would normally be impossible. Access all floors! Sadly, on the day I visited, the artists were either creatively exhausted, depressed by the rain or just out to...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Perrygrinate
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

It is a great place to spend a couple of hours looking at the various galleries, few shops and artist studios. Halle 14 has interesting exhibitions - the one we saw was on the Mediterranean. There are some interesting pieces and many that leave you...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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