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Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen

Grabbeplatz 5, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 4902 118381
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Spacious galleries with modern art and the Mona Lisa from Egypt

The museum has spacious galleries with, like in so many museums, bits and pieces of different... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SeimenBurum
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
A beautiful gallery

Only the second floor was open when we visited but we really enjoyed the gallery's main collection... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
jennyb158
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Brisbane, Australia
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The city's premier art museum features works by greats such as Picasso and Matisse, as well as works by local talent.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Grabbeplatz 5, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum has spacious galleries with, like in so many museums, bits and pieces of different artists. When I visited there was an interesting exhibition "Art et Liberté" about the surrealist movement before WW2 in Egypt with many paintings, prints and photographs. Don't miss the...More

Thank SeimenBurum
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Only the second floor was open when we visited but we really enjoyed the gallery's main collection. The audio guide was helpful. We also enjoyed the quirky cafe for coffee. It had some lovely books to look through and funky furniture as well.

Thank jennyb158
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I will not evaluate the museum, but the front part of it: not worth it, I wasted my time going in there to take photos. Although, I would get a ticket and go inside if I had more time to spend there.

Thank Paula L
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Otto Dix is presented in this exhibition to be an excellent artist with a turbulent life. He fought in the First World War in the trenches on the German side and was very unable to forget this ever. His graphics on this war are marvelous...More

1  Thank eddebruin
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Both the permanent collection and the temporary Otto Dix exhibition are phenomenal. This is the only place in the world to see two of Kandinsky's compositions (IV and X) under one roof but that's only the tip of the iceberg. The Portrait of the Dancer...More

1  Thank dar268
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

I didn't expect it to be that rich with modern art. They have some very worldwide known paintings. You can easily spend hours here. It was not too busy, so we had time to enjoy every piece. Otto Fix exhibition starts as of 11 Feb.

1  Thank oMagdalenao
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I first visited K21. I can say that it was a bit too modern for me as I prefer late 19th to early 20th century art, but it was still quite enjoyable. I made sure that I had the combo ticket and instead of waiting...More

1  Thank Maltrueno
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We visited the K20 and, although not massive fans of modern art, we enjoyed many of the paintings. The visit was somewhat spoilt by the surly staff who insisted that we stand at a metre from the paintings or an alarm would go off. If...More

Thank crobson58
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Can't believe we almost overlooked this art gallery; it doesn't get the publicity it warrants. It has a huge tick list of German expressionists and American 20C artists. Well presented to show off each piece properly, be it widely spaced in huge rooms, or side...More

1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 26 November 2016

There are three houses that fall under the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen banner, this one on Grabbeplatz 5, is known as K20. You can, as I did buy a combined ticket for K20 and K21. A free shuttle is available to transport you from one museum to...More

1  Thank StockholmKindaGuy
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Response from jde1953 | Reviewed this property |
Note that there are two buildings. K20 Grabbeplatz is at the Heinrich-Heine Allee stop, K21 Ständehaus is at the Graf-Adolf-Platz stop. There's a free shuttle bus to go from one to the other, though it is a pleasant walk if... More
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