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Winterthur Kunstmuseum

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Amazing world class museum in a stunningly lovely building, only let down by no English translations

What an amazing collection of paintings! Lovers of art should be encouraged to go to Winterthur if... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2018
Kingsley F
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Cossonay, Switzerland
What a city Museum!

Very interesting Art museum in the Center of Winterthur, with large collections on display that... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2017
Sandro C
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Casorezzo, Italy
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Museumstrasse 52, Winterthur 8400, Switzerland
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Reviewed July 25, 2018

What an amazing collection of paintings! Lovers of art should be encouraged to go to Winterthur if only for this museum, which is of course not the only one in town. The hundred year old building is an art object in itself and the staff...More

Thank Kingsley F
Reviewed May 19, 2017

The first room contained some lovely Monet's and some by Van Gogh however, there were only a few other rooms filled with some more modern works which we were not particularly interested in. There was one Picasso that I could see but overall I feel...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Very interesting Art museum in the Center of Winterthur, with large collections on display that cover century of (mostly) European art with some US artists. Not to be missed

Thank Sandro C
Reviewed May 30, 2016

This is a wonderful collection of impressionist and early modern art in a traditional and beautiful space. It's nice to see these pieces (others have listed the artists) on uncrowded walls in a subtly beautiful space (fine woodwork everywhere) in this traditional building (100 years...More

Thank sgpboston
Reviewed May 11, 2016

I was captivated by the two large rooms full of impressionist and post impressionist art works. I was alone in the rooms, which made it even more special.

Thank Merryn S
Reviewed March 20, 2016

We went on a Sunday afternoon to visit the museum. The building itself looks like a greek temple. On the ground floor is an exhibition natural-history- very interesting for kids and adults - unfortunately only in german. The entrance for this exhibition is only 3...More

Thank brucewife
Reviewed October 23, 2015

Kunstmuseum Winterthur is located about one block from the old town. There are restrooms, lockers (2CHF, returned), and a café for patrons and visitors. I inquired with the reception/cashier about photo taking and was told on the main floor photos are okay, but on the...More

1  Thank FormerCaliBoy
Reviewed September 8, 2015

We did a walking 1 km around this in the winters. it was after dinner . so we felt nice as it is well maintained structure with good view of the area around.

Thank skomar
Reviewed August 21, 2015

A collection with several remarkable peaks. The Kunstmuseum certainly has a number of rivals in the city (especially the 'Am Romerhold' museum built around the collection of Oskar Reinhardt) and yet it is certainly worth a visit because of the peaks of the collection: works...More

1  Thank Dan R
Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

When I decided to visit this museum, I thought there was a variety of pieces coming from different centuries, but I found mainly modern and contemporary art. Honestly I don't understand it, so I was disappointed. But if you like that, this is the right...More

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