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Zentrum Paul Klee (Paul Klee Center)

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Most Enjoyable Museum

This is the perfect museum to explore and enjoy. The architecture, atmosphere, and ambiance is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Whitefish, Montana
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Comprehensive collection within a wonderful setting,

Lorenzo Piano design for this museum is one of his simpler ones, yet the result is a gorgeous... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
John C
San Rafael, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the perfect museum to explore and enjoy. The architecture, atmosphere, and ambiance is welcoming and delightful. The colors and spirit of the entire facility is one of a place to let your mind and soul feel free to soar. This is my favorite...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Lorenzo Piano design for this museum is one of his simpler ones, yet the result is a gorgeous building with a beautiful exhibition hall with enough space for an uncrowded display of many of Klee’s major and minor works. The artwork is accompanied by informative...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

The building is more interesting and functional, than pretty, for sure. It is sort of melting into the landscape and have a rolling form, just like some of Klee’s lines. Very unusual and worth seeing, if you are into architecture. The sculpture park is wonderful...More

1  Thank Fivedanes
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Being a bit familiar with Paul Klee, this museum was a good stop in our day of sight seeing. Nice artworks. Less crowded than most museums. Free with Swiss pass.

Thank shuteye72
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We enjoyed our two-hour visit to this museum recently. The Renzo Piano-designed building in which it is housed is certainly attractive and provides adequate space for the art work to be comfortably displayed, as well as space for educational activities. The museum has a good...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We visited this center, it is such a beautiful place!! We had lunch in the restaurant and then visited the exhibition.

Thank nss19
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This beautiful museum offers a changing selection of Klee's works in multiple media. The haunting hand puppets were an aspect of his oeuvre that I had known absolutely nothing about before this visit. A rather long but rewarding walk from the Old Town. Klee's gravesite...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Fartest stop of 12 bus... A nice modern art museum with cool collection.. you may skip this place if whort of time to cover the city

Thank Umang A
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

About ten minutes outside of Bern and this museum was spectacular. The space itself was thrilling and the deep archive of Klee images was stunning. Such a treat to see this place and I can’t recommend it enough!

Thank samuelabrams
Reviewed 29 May 2018

It's far from the old town, but you can take the bus 12 to visit the Paul Klee Center. The building is very modern, but the area of visiting is short. For me was a disappointment.

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Annah S
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Response from JUSdk | Reviewed this property |
Go to Zytglogge(2-3 min. from your hotel) where Marktgasse ends and Kramgasse begins. This is the main street in Bern's old town running parallel to the river. Take Bus no 12, the direction is 'Paul Klee Museum', and the... More
Bruce H
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Response from DeidreTravis | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't remember this being an option. However, they do have English audio tours that are available for rental.