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Groninger Museum

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Museumeiland 1 | (opposite the train station), 9711 ME Groningen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

Nice museum with a bit of everything.You can spend 2-3 hours here enjoying a lot of classic and modern art, a bit of dutch history. Really nice.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Radu F
Reviewed 19 July 2018

The Dutch do great museums, and this is one of the best. Really well laid out, well thought out and a joy to explore.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank FuzzyDunlopez
Reviewed 3 July 2018

This museum was very nice. There were beautiful and interesting paintings and the tour guide gave us nice information to enhance our viewing. Perfect size and not overwhelming.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 965susann
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Great museum. Special building. Check the exhibitions before you go there. La Chapelle was super. The information book on this exhibition was worth to read. The restaurant is expensive and the food is average, small portions. I do not recommend to eat at the museum...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Chrilanda N
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The exhibitions were quite nice, though it was particularly cold inside the museum, I recommend bringing a cardigan. The audio guide confused us a bit as only the artworks with a symbol representing headphones had commentary and it took us a while to figure out....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank FlorenceNulens
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We came here on a very sunny day, not sure whether it was worthwhile entering when it was sunny outside. However, it was, largely due to the 2 temporary exhibitions (De Ploeg and Lachapelle). So before, entering you might want to check out if the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

The first thing to say about the Groninger Museum is that the building itself is a work of art and, when arriving by train, it is more or less the first (and very striking) thing you see after emerging from the station. On our visit...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank I-am-not-Robin-Hood
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

We visited this during a change in exhibits. The Romantism in the North was being replaced by a big LaChapelle exhibit. So I guess we were lucky in catching a bit of both. And of course other galleries in their permanent exhibits.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Stormy1984
Reviewed 11 April 2018

My husband and I enjoyed this museum very much. The art exhibition was delightful and gave us a greater understanding of the history of this city. We also enjoyed the permanent exhibition.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Wondermom318
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This museum gets it. How do we present contemporary art? Just go here and see. But all tte old masters are shown too. I saw the Ilja Repin a long time ago. This was by far the best exhibtions I saw to this day(followed by...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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2 hours and 15 minutes
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Response from CoenH | Reviewed this property |
Long lines anyway, even when you have tickets already, the line is because of the sound equipment
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We stayed in Fantastic B&B Guesthouse Vannacht it was v central beautifully appointed with an incredibly generous breakfast - sadly not on trip advisor. Also Hampshire hotel was very nice and had amazing breakfasts, nice... More
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