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“museum with Art” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Museum Kunstpalast

Museum Kunstpalast
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US$75.83*
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2.5 Hour Segway Tour in Dusseldorf
Ranked #27 of 172 things to do in Dusseldorf
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Owner description: Redesigned by Oswald Mathias Ungers in 2001, the Museum Kunstpalast is situated in the centre of Dusseldorf, directly on the river Rhine. Since its re-opening, the museum has achieved international fame with numerous high-caliber exhibitions, including MIRO, DALI, WARHOL, CARAVAGGIO, EL GRECO AND MODERNISM and GURSKY. The Museum Kunstpalast collections are also highly regarded worldwide. These include the Gallery of Paintings with the acclaimed Rubens gallery, the Department of Prints and Drawings with more than 80,000 objects, the Sculpture Collection, Department of Modern Art and Glasmuseum Hentrich, which with over 10,000 works houses the most comprehensive glass collection in Europe. The Robert Schumann Saal is also part of the Museum Kunstpalast and has made a name for itself with its own ambitious program.
Swindon, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“museum with Art”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2013

Set out very well on 3 floors Glass museum then art and sculpture.
Nice and airy{museums and Art galleries are usually so humid}
relaxed and easy going no rush...but best to go just after they open @11:00 Tue---Sun

Visited August 2013
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Yokohama, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“worth to go.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2013

if u interest on art, then should stop your foot here. in the morning , we went to Hetjens museum,then we have 2 more hours before 1700 , so we went to this museum. That is huge , but got 3 floors. sometimes there are some special exhibitions held which need extra cost. But, if u dont have time, so, go to permenant exhibitions that take 5euro for adult. for permenant exhibition 1-2 hours is enough to enjoy all .

Visited May 2013
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Blacksburg, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Nice glass collection, Odd security”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2013

We went on a rainy day in April and were the only two people in the entire museum. The glass collection was very nice, the other sections were just average. I have to comment on the obnoxious amount of security in each room. We were stopped three times and asked to see our tickets while browsing the galleries. In every room we were followed so closely by the security (within 5 feet) that it was uncomfortable and we didn't want to stay long.
Nice to stop in for a few minutes to view the glass and the small collection of Japanese carved figurines for 5 euro.

Visited April 2013
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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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“Big place, cool exhibitions”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2013

I only went to see Gursky, but it rocked! The place is massive and can get crowded, but I'm glad I went. They really do present the pieces very well. I didn't check out the rest of the museum, but I really liked this part/exhibition.

Visited January 2013
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Zhytomyr, Ukraine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Must see”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2013 via mobile

Very interesting museum with a variety of exhibitions - from wooden icons and statues of 11-12 century, amazing paintings of 19 century to the modern arts. They also have gorgeous exhibitin of glass, again from ancient ages till nowadays. Kunstpalast in Dusseldorf is worth seeing!

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