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Kunstmuseum

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Address: Kleiner Schlossplatz 1, 70173 Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 4971 12162188
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10:00 - 18:00
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Tue - Thu 10:00 - 18:00
Fri 10:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 18:00

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Surprisingly spacious, full of light, lovely museum

Great building, with fine spacious galleries, well exhibited paintings. Nice bar to take a drink in...short visit only but well worth a look.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 December 2016
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Hamburg, Germany
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34 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While this building is very interesting from an architectural standpoint, and the special exhibition that I saw when I visited was also pretty interesting, the permanent collection in this museum is very regionally based, with little in it outside of this area of Germany. I found it pretty unexciting. That said, there were some great contemporary works in the beautiful... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Great building, with fine spacious galleries, well exhibited paintings. Nice bar to take a drink in...short visit only but well worth a look.

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Roanoke, Virginia
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20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

The best way to see this museum is to walk by it at night. When lit up, it looks like a stone building inside a glass cube. The collection was disappointing. A few German expressionists, and some unimpressive contemporary works. Spend your time at some of the nearby museums or just enjoy people watching on the outside plaza.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

The main contents apart from Otto Dix lack integrity and are dreadful . It's an emperors new clothes job , nobody dares say the contents are largely rubbish

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US Expats
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55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Even just for their collection of works by Otto Dix and Willi Baumeister. Well presented and with a description in English.

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Nueziders, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

the present exhibition about art and random is very interesting and well done -the permanent exhibition has quite some pieces of willi baumeister who lived in Stuttgart

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Strictly speaking The Cube is the name of the restaurant on the top floor but the whole place is a glass cube. Entirely modern art and heavy on German modern art which can be a bit overwhelming for some. Has a good collection of Europrean and American. Excellent bookstore.

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Prague
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Worth visiting for the Otto Dix collection alone, spanning most of his working years. The other collections are variable in quality. Good amenities.

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Vienna, Austria
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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Modern and trendy, should be visited if you are in Stuttgart. Interesting popular exhibitions, friendly staff, great Cafe at the entrance!

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Arles-sur-Tech, France
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34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Look: The principal purpose of Stuttgart's Kunstmuseum is to display changing exhibitions of contemporary art. If you're not into contemporary art, you're not going to be excited about the Kunstmuseum. We went for something else: the incredible collection of the works of Otto Dix and some of his contemporaries like Willi Baumeister. If you're not into Otto Dix and German... More 

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