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MAMbo - Museo d'Arte Moderna di Bologna

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
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Great museum

Visited this with my 2 teenage daughters and we all enjoyed it immensely. Some fun, some... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Kirsty S
Montpellier, France
Amazing Museum

The exhibitions were very very interesting and you could see so many different things. It has a... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
Γεωργία Γ
Hermoupolis, Greece
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Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

A gallery with very little to look at in terms of innovation. Disappointing collection and a very unwelcoming atmosphere compounded by a reception staff where 3 staff failed to respond to our arrival - too busy texting!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sandra K
Reviewed October 30, 2018

The Mambo is quite a walk from central Bologna but we did it because of good reviews and recommendations in the guide book. There is some interesting modern art but felt a bit disappointed as I suppose I was comparing with big galleries like Tate...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

The morandi collection is now here. It's a bit of a walk from the centre but worth it. Go next door to Ex Forno for lunch

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank annfromcaprice
Reviewed October 12, 2018

I admit to being something of a philistine - I am not, and will probably never be, artistically minded - but do enjoy both classical and modern art. Mambo left me cold, I only visited the permanent exhibitions , featuring the Morandi collections - but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

With such a museum there will be artwork you love and artwork you’ll hate. That’s the very nature of so much modern art. We don’t care if there are pieces we don’t like as long as there is plenty to love. And certainly there is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

I generally agree with the reviews here stating this is rather a 2nd priority museum to visit. Mainly local artists on display.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

Visited this with my 2 teenage daughters and we all enjoyed it immensely. Some fun, some thought-provoking, some disturbing exhibits. Something for everyone!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kirsty S
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Not close to anything, the bar/restaurant did not meet expectations, despite the reviews (maybe it was the time of day/season I was there), the gift shop left much to be desired, and thus I didn't even pay the fee to enter the museum.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CurtisF5
Reviewed July 31, 2018

The exhibitions were very very interesting and you could see so many different things. It has a good balance between permanent collection and new exhibitions. But you could not use the photos you took online or through social media and you had to sign a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Γεωργία Γ
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

The museum was free with the student card, and really close to the Train Station. The facilities are great and the exhibition at the moment of our trip was great. Would recommend

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank evaguegan
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Ruth D
April 18, 2016|
Response from Julia M | Reviewed this property |
NH was good and about 10 mins walk away.