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Museum Kunstpalast

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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A nice place to relax

If you're visiting the Altstadt the Kunstpalast is a little off the beaten track but worth the 20... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Martin S
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Southampton, United Kingdom
Variety of Art in Kunstpalast , Dusseldorf

Located close to the Rhein River and old town. The somewhat less inviting exterior of the large... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Meredith N
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Seattle, Washington
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Redesigned by Oswald Mathias Ungers in 2001, the Museum Kunstpalast is situated in the centre of Dusseldorf, directly on the river Rhine. Since its re-opening, the museum has achieved international fame with numerous high-caliber exhibitions...more
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Ehrenhof 4-5, 40479 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited glass museum on premises and it was an amazing experience. It was a large exhibition with some really beautiful and interesting pieces. There's also a lot of information about the craft.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're visiting the Altstadt the Kunstpalast is a little off the beaten track but worth the 20 minute walk to get there if you need some quiet time. Admission prices are a little high but for five euros you can view the resident exhibits...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Martin S
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Located close to the Rhein River and old town. The somewhat less inviting exterior of the large building and garden did not give any indication of the fantastic display of art that we would find in the interior. It could easily have been missed from...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

The museum has a lot of different art pieces and was not busy at all when we visited in June. The glass collection sounded really interesting but was nothing amazing. There are not a lot of things to do in this city unless you are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Defenetly worth visiting. Glass museum (bottom level) not big, but has real masterpieces. You can select Video guides movie, that allow you to see 10-12 the most famous glass factory (each movie is about 10 min) (free). Upper levels are dedicated to modern artists (1950-2015)...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

For accessible exhibits of Rembrandt, Degas among other great artists and art, one will not be disappointed. Especially enjoyed glass art collection. Stunning ancient and modern glass art. Spend the day and visit cafe.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Not being a fan of art museums, this one is the best yet that i visited. Staff is friendly and helpful. There are audioguides (never seen those in art museums before) that explain you some background about the pictures you see. Price is reasonable. Size...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank A P
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

The museum is quite nice with good objects. But, its kind of confusing how the tour is, the object information plats is not in english and in every room there is a guard following your every step all the time at close distant.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Nice, large collection mainly of old art, but the most important part is their glass art collection. Worth a short visit.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank MiamiKeyWest
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The glass works exhibit on the first floor is exceptional both in its range from the ancient to modern works. Nicely set up and extensive. This is not to diminish the sculpture and paintings which are also well presented and wide ranging. Good collection of...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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