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Lentos Kunstmuseum (Museum of Modern Art Linz)

Ernst Koref-Promenade 1, Linz 4020, Austria
+43 732 70703600
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contemporary art along the Danube

We popped into this museum because they had a special exhibit entitled "Psycho Drawing" which... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
glencoewanderer
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Glencoe, Illinois
Great restaurant on a nice day

The museum itself was not my cup of tea. But they have a nice open air restaurant. I was there just... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
RedondoSurferDude
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Munich, Germany
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Ernst Koref-Promenade 1, Linz 4020, Austria
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped into this museum because they had a special exhibit entitled "Psycho Drawing" which caught our attention. Art made by patients of an Austrian psychiatric hospital, set alongside art made by other Austrian artists. Fascinating. Permanent collection is OK - not great by NYC...More

Thank glencoewanderer
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The museum itself was not my cup of tea. But they have a nice open air restaurant. I was there just before sunset. I can only recommend enjoying a casual dinner, watching the traffic on the river as the sunsets. Once the sun goes down,...More

Thank RedondoSurferDude
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We visited this gallery today. The building itself is impressive with good lighting and views over the Danube. However I was disappointed by the contents I do not know much about modern art in Austria and would have liked more information.

Thank Fraserbooks
Reviewed 5 December 2016

The other day,I was fortunate enough to relish excellent 20th Century paintings by the giants of Austrian and German Art.German painters with superb paintings included;Max Liebermann,Lovis Corinth,Otto Mueller,Max Pechstein,Paula Modersohn-Becker,and Gabrielle Munter.Austrian painters well-represented included:Egon Schiele,Oskar Kokoshka,and Anton Kolig.Personal favorites of mine in this state...More

Thank margatemensch2016
Reviewed 15 September 2016

While the exterior architecture of the building is quite impressive, the interior is very bland. This is supposedly "by design", so that the senses don't get distracted from the art, or something like that. Well, to me, the blandness of the interior was an even...More

Thank CaptainTribbles
Reviewed 1 September 2016

It wasn't worth visiting the exhibitions though the building is a good example of art with a wonderful view of the river Danube. Parking next to the building cannot be payed by foreign bank card.

Thank kytakus
Reviewed 24 July 2016

The collection is quite simple but the building worth looking. There is an interesting Schiele inside, with 2 Warhols and contemporary Austrian artists.

Thank Ana T
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I loved the building from the outside - especialy during the night with all those colours. It is set in a great location. But the exibitions - it depends what are you looking for....

Thank izi f
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I wanted to go here because I read it had a Klimpt work . Well, the Klimpt work was not a painting, just a small sketch used as a study. Other than that the only works of anyone well known were a couple Andy Warhol...More

2  Thank Mary Jo N
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Nice building and looks very inviting. My husband purchased tickets and he misplaced the tickets in one of his pockets. Our fault of course but here is the kicker. I only saw 2 other people in the building the whole time we were there. There...More

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