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Kathe Kollwitz Museum

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Beautiful collection of work

Love Kathe Kollwitz’s artwork so was excited to visit this gallery. A large collection of her work... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
Pippa G
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Big collection of Kollwitz's works

I've always loved Käthe Kollwitz artworks, so the museum was a must-do for me while being in... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2018
Magda S
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Neumarkt 18 - 24, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 22728992602
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Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Love Kathe Kollwitz’s artwork so was excited to visit this gallery. A large collection of her work is on display, mainly drawing and printmaking with some sculpture. Ask for the English copy of the exhibition text as this is a must read about the historical...More

Thank Pippa G
Reviewed June 17, 2018

I've always loved Käthe Kollwitz artworks, so the museum was a must-do for me while being in Cologne. I was astonished by the size of the collection - at first, seeing the hidden elevator I expected a way smaller museum. However, the exhibition space is...More

Thank Magda S
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

I've always been a Kathe Kollwitz fan, and enjoyed my visit to this little gem. Although the collection is rather small, you won't be inundated by crowds making it a much more enjoyable experience. It's a modern bright clean space more representative of a gallery,...More

1  Thank Ken H
Reviewed March 10, 2018

If you are already familiar with this artist, you know how moving her work is. A first-rate collection which is sort of hidden inside a mall (look for the banners outside the building on the Neumarkt) - take the elevator inside.

1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed February 4, 2018

We visited this museum as the last stop on a study trip with the South and East Museums Federation and were astonished by the extent of the collection - it was amazing to be able to look at several different versions of iconic artworks and...More

Thank Alison G
Reviewed December 31, 2017

The museum is, surprisingly, located on the top floor of one of the malls of the Neumarkt shopping centre. It contains a very good collection of Kaethe Kollwitz's work . She was a significant figure in early German 20th century art . Her depiction of...More

1  Thank ALISON H
Reviewed November 3, 2017

This museum is a must see if visiting Cologne and interested in twentieth century art. This is a beautiful collection of prints, artwork and sculptures by Kathe Kollwitz. I became acquainted with her work about 10 years ago when I was privileged to do a...More

Thank John E
Reviewed September 3, 2017

It took us awhile to actually find this museum, even with the address and we finally had to stop and ask. It's in a small shopping mall (including a Steiff bear store, dress shops and food outlets on the ground floor). The museum is on...More

2  Thank binduAustralia
Reviewed July 11, 2017

I had encounter a little of her work in Berlin some years ago. This may be one of my favorite museums in the word. It is bleak stuff but also very uplifting. I was in tears very quickly but pulled myself together soon enough. Maybe...More

Thank Gerard C
Reviewed March 20, 2017

The museum is situated on top of a small shopping mall, and the light here is great and gives the drawings and the art an extra dimension. It is a small exhibition but a great experience. The fee is about 5 euros, so it is...More

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