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Jonkopings lans museum

Open Now: 10:00 - 19:00
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Perfect for an Early Afternoon

This museum was free when I went. It's attached to the libirary so I was confused on whether this... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Genesis R
Nice place behind the library

Some good exhibitions I've seen there, not so usual for a city of Jönköping, one of my favorite... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Kamila S
Gothenburg, Sweden
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
22 Jan 2018
“Perfect for an Early Afternoon”
17 Apr 2018
“Touching John Bauer exhibition”
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2 Dag Hammarskjoelds Plats, Jonkoping 553 22, Sweden
+46 36 30 18 00
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

A visit to this museum is time well spent. The permanent John Bauer exhibition was interesting, touching, and above all made me really curious to also find out more about his wife, artist Esther Ellqvist Bauer. If you plan on visiting the museum in the...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This museum was free when I went. It's attached to the libirary so I was confused on whether this was a children's museum. The museum is to the right when you walk in and you can enter the showrooms through either of the staircases. Spent...More

Thank Genesis R
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Some good exhibitions I've seen there, not so usual for a city of Jönköping, one of my favorite places to spend time.

Thank Kamila S
Management response:Responded 21 August 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

It was great! Entry is free, a lots of different exhibitions, helfull staff. I love it :) It was simple to find it in the city. In the same building is cafe and some kind of library.

Thank Danutė P
Management response:Responded 19 June 2017

Thank you

Reviewed 15 February 2017

The main room with the completed paintings was a lovely experience but I had hoped there would be a larger amount of his works on display. The 2nd room with his sketches was a great surprise and where we ended up spending most of our...More

Thank linda-lisa2015
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This smallish museum has two main attractions: 1. The permanent, excellent exhibition on local fantasy painter John Bauer, who produced most of his work in and around Jönköping some 100yrs ago. His original paintings are displayed in a dark room, emulating a deep Småland forest...More

1  Thank Johan S
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Good place overall, especially if you plan to visit Stadsbiblioteket, there are always some exhibitions worth seeing. There's also an interesting part on the other side, which is The Archive.

Thank Kamila S
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

A lovely smaller city Absolutely gorgeous location by Vattern lake - nice sandy beach and crystal clear waters (bit frigid) Several impressive pieces of older buildings ( from 1700s) Hard to find decent restaurants (unless ur fave is a boring pizza or greasy chinese dish)...More

Thank JulianeT90
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Art and cultural exhibitions in beautiful halls. Content rich to be a county museum.Various exhibitions throughout the year, though, John Bauer's permanent exhibition

Thank Phayao13
Reviewed 19 May 2015

This is a small art gallery. It's nice, with three or four exhibition halls (rooms). I guess the experience depends a lot on what exhibitions are in place at the moment. When we visited there was a lot of focus on local painter John Bauer....More

Thank henrik j
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