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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” (91 reviews)
“modern art” (166 reviews)
“andy warhol” (23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Bischofsgartenstr. 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 22126165
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A museum with many well put together collections. The whole store you bag, even a larger purse, policy is a little silly, but once you get through that whole thing it is fine. Many rooms and lots of room to move around. The art is...More

Thank Aredmond110
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to see James Rosenquist at the Ludwig. There is a superb retrospective on at the moment. Big, big works. Very impressive. The rest of the gallery is equally impressive, very well set out and easy to navigate. Impressionists are well represented here. The...More

Thank Munrosaxman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on my own in january, lovely and quiet with so many great collections. The James Rosenquist exhibition is THE reason to visit, absolutely astonishing work on display - well worth the admission price alone. Plenty of other notable works such as Dali, Picasso and...More

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived one of the curators asked us had we been here before, when we said no they suggested we take the lift to the top floor and work our way down from the early modern art to the pop art on the ground...More

1  Thank Gerard K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice bright coloured modern art just away from the Catheral - also offeres Free wifi . close to the Bridge with the padlocks small shop / café and toliets

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don’t have a complaint it’s what a museum should be like! tons of stuff to look at and friendly staff

Thank Natalie K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I found this museum to be very well structured and full of interesting art pieces. I was amazed at the artwork of both well known and small artists. It is definitely a nice break from the busy area around the cathedral. It is very peaceful...More

Thank Roisin G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ll admit that I’m not the biggest art buff in the world but I found the art here was mostly oversaturated and much of the same thing over and over. I personally would’ve preferred a smaller refined museum. The building itself is impressive along with...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The exhibition is amazing, warhol’s, picasso’s and other great pop art, including a special exhibition of Rosenquist. Highly recomended - only problem is the staff, who were surly and rude, put your coat back on! Don’t lean on the wall, (to another guy) you cannot...More

1  Thank hillbill5
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Situated behind the cathedral, this huge museum gives you a nice overview of both the history of modern art as well as a huge exposition that is regularly changing. We basically ran through it in 2 hours and have "seen" everything ... you have to...More

Thank Heiko197
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