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Oskar-Reinhart Foundation Museum

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Expensive museum (like most place in Switzerland), but definitely worth the visit. A nice variety... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2017
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We went here after first visiting the Kunstmuseum and wished we had skipped that in favour of this... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2017
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Oct 17, 2018
“Oskar Rheinhard Foundation Museum, Winterthur”
May 28, 2017
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This museum features various works by Swiss, Austrian and German artists.
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Stadthausstrasse 6, Winterthur 8400, Switzerland
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+41 58 466 77 40
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Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Mostly lesser known Swiss artists. Interesting,as a visitor, to gain an insight into Switzerland as the Swiss see it. Quiet, on a weekday, and well worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stewart K
Reviewed May 28, 2017

Expensive museum (like most place in Switzerland), but definitely worth the visit. A nice variety of paintings from the dedicated collector. If you have to choose one place to visit, I would definitely recommend this one.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Frunky
Reviewed May 19, 2017

We went here after first visiting the Kunstmuseum and wished we had skipped that in favour of this one. There was just too much to see and we wanted more time and energy! Tickets were on the steeper side but were definitely worth it, there...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Helen M
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Winterthur has 3 very relevant art museums. Oskar-Reinhardt has its collection split between the excellent "Am Romerholz" Villa and the city center located Musem. Tha also has a number of significant masterpieces and also hosts temporary exibitions. If you have time, the Musuem pass will...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Apart from the overwhelming richness of this collection, I was quite amazed with the temporary exhibition on Sigismund Rhigini, whose powerful use of colours and stylistic elements is quite interesting.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Jan-Norbert S
Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

A few paintings (Hodler) and the miniatures were fun to see. Otherwise a lot of mediocre paintings not worth the day trip from Lucerne to see. The Clock Museum in town was much better. The special exhibit in September 2016 was not exciting. Apparently the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank w945106
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Oskar Reinhart Foundation Museum hosts an excellent collection of classic masters as well as less known Swiss painters. In my opinion, it's the best art museum in Winterthur so highly recommended to art lovers.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank N_K
Reviewed November 26, 2015

We enjoyed especially Hodler's ample selection of paintings. They span over several decades of the artist's life and show remarkble impressionist and neoimpressionist almost expressionist pieces of art. Anker is an excellent technician but his naturalist works don't bring much innovation but illustrations of the...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Zurich71
Reviewed October 21, 2015

The Oskar-Reinhart Foundation Museum is centrally located in the downtown district. There are two floors of exhibit space including stunning and superior quality paintings some dated from the 17-1800’s. Also, running through January 2016, is a separate exhibit of special holdings of Christoph Blocher, which...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank FormerCaliBoy
Reviewed October 16, 2015

Unique chance to see a large part (80 works) of the personal collection of Christoph Blocher, Works of Swiss artists around 1900: Anker, Hodler etc. A MUST, and worth a travel to Winterthur!!! Attention: lasts only until January 2016

Date of experience: October 2015
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