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Wallraf-Richartz Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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This museum is a true gem, loved it very much! You can learn a lot and see many famous paintings... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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This is a must see

The museum in a new building but the art is 700 years of art What I really enjoyed about this... read more

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This impressive museum houses artwork covering every genre from the 13th century through the 19th century.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Obenmarspforten, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 22121119
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum is a true gem, loved it very much! You can learn a lot and see many famous paintings. Not far away from the cathedral.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum in a new building but the art is 700 years of art What I really enjoyed about this museum had excellent information on most of paintings to explain what the artist was try to say in paintings usually only with tour can you...More

Thank harriet m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What ever your favorite time period in art you will find your time period and all the best art of that time. Almost every gallery has a place to sit so that you can enjoy what you want to really study. There is also a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great museum in a perfectly designed building to display works of art. You can follow the historical periods through the rooms and there are masterpieces spanning 7 centuries to see. Especially helpful the explanation about the time period and art developments in...More

Thank Traveler6859
Reviewed 9 September 2018

This museum quite large for Cologne. Unfortunately very few paintings are interesting or have a real value. Visit if you have a free time, but nothing impressive.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This was a really great art museum to visit. They had really clever ways to explaining the art, and a room with bean bag chairs and good wifi and a great few of the city. The art itself was beautiful. I would happily go again.

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We enjoyed very much the collection of the museum. Wonderful paintings by the classic modern artists. Nice shop. A very kind and helpful seller/cashier.

Thank zviamely
Reviewed 21 August 2018

This place is crammed with paintings by well-known artists. It also gives an insight into the history of different art movements of the times.

Thank FredMadrid67
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Having travelled the world and seen hundreds of museums I wasn’t expecting too much of this small regional museum but I was pleasantly surprised by the quality if the collection. In fact, it reminded me of the Thyssen-Bornamizsa collection in Madrid - not as broad...More

2  Thank Julian H
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Visited Wallraf Museum in Cologne last week, as part of a school group. The entry was free. We provided our students with our own quiz to complete, which the staff was happy for them to get on with or assist when needed (our students were...More

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Matt P
10 October 2018|
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Response from brian m | Reviewed this property |
the price and other questions can be found on the museum website along with information on the exhibits
Matt P
10 October 2018|
Response from harriet m | Reviewed this property |
8 euro with Cologne card per person 12 euro without