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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.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pop art” (77 reviews)
“modern art” (149 reviews)
“andy warhol” (23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Bischofsgartenstr. 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 22126165
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Reviewed 25 January 2015

Very cool museum, very interesting permanent collection and exciting new exhibits. Also, last time I was there they had a clubnight in the museum (it was that kind of night in several museums in Koln).

Thank promitheus
Reviewed 7 January 2015

It is so COOL! Ludwig Museum is the perfect example of modert art museum- spacious, minimalistic and relaxed. No queues to purchase the ticket (EUR11.00), and not crowded at all. Museum even had a children-friendly book guide, if you are visiting with the little ones....More

Thank Bermet T
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Haven't seen so many Lichtensteins and Warhols in one place. The Kienholz (setting up the American flag in a bar) is a must to see. Go there!

Thank Robert_Christophor
Reviewed 28 December 2014

The entrance shows already the different rooms will be well lid and spacious. Easy to navigate withour a map through all rooms and levels. Ludwig goes pop is a real recommender, nice overview of some the intresting artists like Warhol, Johns,Lichtenstein... Free Cloackroom, Restaurant serves...More

Thank Dimitri S
Reviewed 24 December 2014

Very well laid out and spaceous modern art museum, close to the Dome. Lots of artists were represented, including some exhibirtions - pop art when we were there. Reccomend for a visit of up to 2 hrs

Thank Trevor D
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Took me a while to find the entrance because of renovations that are going on than had a queue for the cloakroom as the lockers aren't in use then another queue to pay then found out person behind me got a 'senior' discount which I...More

Thank kuepper
Reviewed 17 December 2014

The museum itself has beautiful interior architecture and is spacious. We enjoyed the 'Ludwig Goes Pop' exhibition. I'm not one for modern/contemporary art so I this exhibition has definitely swayed my review.

Thank Karen E
Reviewed 16 December 2014 via mobile

Came here and I have to say I am a lover of the modern art and was on my to do list while visiting cologne it was excellent €11 entry ok maybe a little expensive and I know you read you don't get it. I...More

Thank cupcake2012_12
Reviewed 15 December 2014

Whatever your opinion on modern art (and the Pop Art collection is extensive) the internal spaces in this museum will take your breath away. High, rolling ceilings, white walls interspersed with wide windows offering stunning views out onto the Dom and other landmarks. Only downside...More

Thank Mick S
Reviewed 11 December 2014

I always try to visit the Modern and Contemporary Art galleries in cities I visit. This one, although not as large as other European galleries, is definitely worth visiting. It has a diverse collection including works by Warhol, Lictenstein, Johns, Picasso. The gallery is spacious...More

Thank pnireland
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