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Museum Ludwig

Bischofsgartenstr. 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 22126165
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This art museum houses a diverse collection that includes everything from Dali to Warhol to one of the world's largest Picasso collections. Open Tuesday to Sunday (including public holidays) from 10 a.m.- 6 p.m., every first Thursday of the month until 10 p.m.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pop art” (100 reviews)
“modern art” (176 reviews)
“andy warhol” (26 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Bischofsgartenstr. 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Altstadt-Nord
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+49 221 22126165
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the biggest collection of Picasso's artworks in Europe and unique pop-art collection. Visiting Museum Ludwig is a rare occasion to see a lot of famous pop-art works. Generally, the exhibitions are impressive and feature works by Picasso, Dali, Roy Lichtenstein, Mark Rothko, Wayne...More

Thank Magda S
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

... with stunning permanent exhibition and a surprisingly interesting special exhibition of the young Korean artist Haegue Yang. The concepts are educative and you forget the time. The staff is friendly and helpful.

Thank BURGWIN
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you enjoy this type of music and activity you will enjoy this museum. Great exhibits and info. Very enjoyable.

Thank Carol K
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to this museum in the first place for the pop-art collection which was very interesting but we saw so much more. Some art was very interesting and some of this modern art was weird. The cafetaria was a intimite place.

Thank Ann K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great to look around for an hour or so, there are some amazing pieces of art held at the museum Also... free entry on a Sunday!

Thank Charlie F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting modern art including large collection of Picasso. Had a great time. Some interesting exhibits including a slice of bread and lots of Venetian blinds to dust! Great experience.

Thank rockdoc000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walk in and you will soon notice how well designed the building is. Spacious rooms with an ingenious lighting system which lights room evenly and avoids glare on the art. Only downside is that it can be a bit chilly inside on a warm day...More

Thank wijnands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good museum with a variety of modern art. Somewhat expensive for its size. Note that the best views of the cathedral are from the museum's terrace.

Thank RebeccaPeter
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited particularly to see the Picasso exhibition, which we enjoyed. Some of the other current exhibitions were crowd dividers! Museum Ludwig provided us with lots to talk about, debate and laugh about. Maybe a little expensive but lovely gallery.

Thank CazP09
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the best contemporary and modern art museums I have ever visited, and I would recommend it highly to anyone visiting Cologne who likes art and needs a break from churches, old architecture, and botanical gardens.

Thank furnmtz
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