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J.F. Willumsens Museum

Jenriksvej 4, 3600, Denmark
+45 47 31 07 73
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J.F. Willumsens Museum is an art museum located in Frederikssund. The museum contains the entire J.F. Willumsen's collection of works of art. Willumsen donated, in 1947, his entire collection of art to the Danish state which contains both Willumsen's own works, but also his own art collection holding 2000 pieces og art, photographs, books, letters, diaries, notes and records. The museum's original building, was built in 1957 by architect Thyge Hvass. In 2005 the museum was expanded and now contains nine exhibition halls, a junior museum, open magazines and a self-service café.
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20 May 2018
“Great museum ”
12 Oct 2016
“One great local painter”
Jenriksvej 4, 3600, Denmark
+45 47 31 07 73
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

So great!! It was worth going here from Copenhagen! I am now a fan of Willumsen ! I love his choice of colour. The museum is very nice and intimate. Lovely atmosphere. There are also possibilities for children

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

Willumsen was primarily a painter but also worked as sculptor and with ceramics among other stuff. He is widely known for many works. Den frie udstillingsbygning at Kongens Nytorv are among his works. Lived most of his life in France. At the museum many of...More

Thank Bo K
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Jens Ferdinand W, Gæsteansvarlig at J.F. Willumsens Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thank you, for your kind review!

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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I am really surprised that this museum was not mentioned in several touristguides. What a great painter and what a nice museum to visit. The town in itself is not special, but the museum makes it worth a visit. The cafe has only soda and...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2016

This is the museum of the Danish multi-artist JF Willumsen, who lived from 1863 to 1958, and thus following the developments in Modern Art. He lived most of his life outside Denmark, among other in France and Italy, but he is not as well known...More

Thank Gunnar G
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