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Wallraf-Richartz Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Very good museum

in the neighboorhood of the cologne dom they have a nice collection and it will be bigger in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Daniel19721972
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Leuven, Belgium
Nice fine art museum

very nice museum, a really interesting special exhibit from America on the third floor that we... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
mitch w
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Bordeaux, France
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This impressive museum houses artwork covering every genre from the 13th century through the 19th century.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Obenmarspforten, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Altstadt-Nord
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+49 221 22121119
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

in the neighboorhood of the cologne dom they have a nice collection and it will be bigger in the future

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Daniel19721972
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

very nice museum, a really interesting special exhibit from America on the third floor that we enjoyed. The museum has some impressionist art from well know artist, but most is from a lesser school. Still for the price it is worth it and views over...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mitch w
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Their permanent collection is stunning, as well as the temporary exhibition "Once upon a time in America".

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kaja B
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

It's a 18 euros bargain for over 10 museums including this + Ludwig. At this museum, many decent portraits and religious drawings at floor -1 and 1, great for Pointillism. Floor 3 is for temporary exhibitions (now with American art). Unclear policy about photos, no...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fabsite
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Wallraf-Richartz Museum offers in-depth coverage of European art from the Middle Ages to the 19th century. If you are interested in arts, this should be a nice place for spending at least an hour.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

This museum is a true gem, loved it very much! You can learn a lot and see many famous paintings. Not far away from the cathedral.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank kookie_kk
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

The museum in a new building but the art is 700 years of art What I really enjoyed about this museum had excellent information on most of paintings to explain what the artist was try to say in paintings usually only with tour can you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank harriet m
Reviewed 26 September 2018

What ever your favorite time period in art you will find your time period and all the best art of that time. Almost every gallery has a place to sit so that you can enjoy what you want to really study. There is also a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Lucy E
Reviewed 23 September 2018

This is a great museum in a perfectly designed building to display works of art. You can follow the historical periods through the rooms and there are masterpieces spanning 7 centuries to see. Especially helpful the explanation about the time period and art developments in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Traveler6859
Reviewed 9 September 2018

This museum quite large for Cologne. Unfortunately very few paintings are interesting or have a real value. Visit if you have a free time, but nothing impressive.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mark D
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mattp353
9 October 2018|
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Response from brian m | Reviewed this property |
the price and other questions can be found on the museum website along with information on the exhibits
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mattp353
9 October 2018|
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8 euro with Cologne card per person 12 euro without
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