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Neue Galerie

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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The place to see Klimt paintings

Had never heard of this museum before and it is small and dedicated to German and Austrian art... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
grahamd738
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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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There's ONE Thing to See

And that's Gustav Klimt's portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer. There's a Mona Lisa aspect to this piece... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
billmarsano
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New York City, New York
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A museum displaying works of art by German and Austrian artists and designers.
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1048 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0111
Upper East Side
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had never heard of this museum before and it is small and dedicated to German and Austrian art. Klimt’s portrait of Adele is its central feature and it is beautiful. There are other pictures by him too. The collection of Art Deco jewellery and household...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank grahamd738
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

And that's Gustav Klimt's portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer. There's a Mona Lisa aspect to this piece: is it famous because it's great or is it great because it's famous? Either way it's wonderful, more so because the gallery forbid selfies EXCEPT below stairs, where there...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank billmarsano
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to see the famous golden woman, gustav Klimt’s masterwork and that alone was worth the trip as it is so hard to reproduce that luster and detail. But also the Josef Hoffman furniture, jewelry, glassware and many other pieces is astounding. I loved...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Brownkiwi99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First, they will take your water/bottle. Security will check your bag, then you go through the metal detector. Now until September, I think it will be half price admission. The gallery was on two floors. But, not really, the second floor was only open. Very...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jacqueline C
Reviewed August 12, 2019 via mobile

Please read the info for visitors on the website. When I arrived people were dithering about what to do with their bottled water & holding up the line. No food or drink - not even empty bottles - allowed in your bags so come prepared....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank scousepeasant
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

The museum can be hard to find, but once you are there one can enjoy the great mainly Austrian art, mainly from 1900-1930.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank wandaww
Reviewed July 30, 2019

I was very impressed with the Neue Galerie. It specialized in German and Austrian art and has some interesting pieces in the collection. The special gallery was closed at the time so I got a discount because only the second floor was open. There were...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 25, 2019

This museum is pricey and had only two open floors in July, but its offerings are powerful. Seeing so much work by Oscar Kokoschka was worth the admission. Klimt's golden portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauche is a highlight.There are Egon Schiele landscapes and work from the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank RachelRaven
Reviewed July 13, 2019

My wife simply had to see Gustav Klimt's Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer (Woman in Gold) and chose the day on which there was free admission. This is because the entrance prices are high for such a small gallery. I found waiting in line for over...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Craig C
Reviewed July 8, 2019 via mobile

Queued up for ages to see the “woman in gold” painting over 2 & half hours on a Friday evening. First Friday in the month between 6 & 9 it’s free but I wouldn’t pay to get in here at the prices they charge as...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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nanunanumsg
July 18, 2018|
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Response from zerman17604 | Reviewed this property |
There was no line, per se, when we visited the gallery in the late morning of a Sunday.
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Jo L
June 12, 2018|
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Response from DeirdreLamb | Reviewed this property |
The Woman in Gold is in the permanent collection. Worth planning your trip around seeing this wonderful painting at the Neue.
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Lola M
August 27, 2017|
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Response from Rachel L | Reviewed this property |
Walked in straight off the street. Lost our drink bottles and I can say the Woman in Gold was amazing to see but left a little underwhelmed by the none friendly staff and loosing our water. In and out in less than 20 minutes.
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