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Franz Marc Museum

Franz Marc Park 8-10, 82431 Kochel am See, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8851 924880
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Sought it out on way to Neuchwanstein

This is a gem of Blue Rider group art. It is well designed and a bit hard to reach. The foot trail... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Corbett C
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A jewel

This little museum has a stunning selection of artists who lived or have worked in Bavaria. The... read more

Reviewed March 28, 2017
Leonetta H
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Franz Marc Park 8-10, 82431 Kochel am See, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a gem of Blue Rider group art. It is well designed and a bit hard to reach. The foot trail up from the main parking are is a 10 min uphill walk. Get directions for the upper lot that must be entered through...More

Thank Corbett C
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

This little museum has a stunning selection of artists who lived or have worked in Bavaria. The location is stupendous amongst the Bavarian mountains near gleaming lakes but the works of Franz Marc left by his widow in custody of the museum are breathtaking. I...More

Thank Leonetta H
Reviewed May 22, 2016

Ten years ago I visited the Franz Marc house, and I was very disappointed. Eight years ago, they added a museum building. There are now quite a few originals of Marc, and some of other artists of the "Blauer Reiter" movement. I really enjoyed the...More

Thank Jakob G
Reviewed May 17, 2016

An exciting little exhibition with pictures from Franz Marc an others, enough for a rainy day in may.

Thank Geo L
Reviewed February 6, 2016

The museum is located just near the Kochel Lake, which is a very picturesque place. It is not a very big museum but it has a quite good collection of german expressionism paintings, and the region of Munich is the heart for this art branch....More

Thank François P
Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Gorgeous museum with gorgeous artwork. The museum has several famous works. Tours are offered. Wander around and find a few pieces you love. You will need a car to drive you. There is a cafe at the museum, and you can save some time to...More

Thank megcram
Reviewed September 2, 2015

Situated on a hillside overlooking the Kochelsee, the Marc museum is an attractive modern structure attached to a older house which now, appropriately, houses the Blue Rider cafe, the early 20th century artist group Marc was part of. The sampling of Marc, Muenter, Kandinsky and...More

Thank Rockvilleman
Reviewed August 3, 2015

Very nicely located modern museum with Blaue Reiter paintings in the standard collection. Many landscape paintings were made in this area so you start to look with different eyes when you travel in this area. Collection appears to have more Kandinsky than Franz Marc.

Thank Matthijs K
Reviewed November 19, 2014

We had never heard of this museum but we were driving to Murnau, to visit the Munterhaus where Gabriele Munter and Kandinsky have lived for 5 years during the Blaue Reiter period, when we saw signs for the Franz Marc museum in Kochel. So we...More

Thank Featherfox
Reviewed October 31, 2014

... but never went in till this rainy Saturday afternoon when we stayed at the Hotel Grauer Baer. It's quite a climb from the car park but well worth it. The museum has been extended and we were impressed by the extent of the exhibition....More

Thank Renate P
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