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Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)

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This fantastic art museum displays Western works since the 1600s and has an especially impressive selection of modern art.
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Heimplatz 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Museum of Art is another museum worth a visit in Zurich. Together with its collection of Swiss artists,there are also noble names like Picasso, Monet and Chagall and many more.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jercampos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This gallery has a collection ranging from the 15th century to the 21st, in well organised rooms. The pictures from the earlier centuries are mostly 2nd order, but the quality is definitely higher from the Impressionists on (not huge quantity, but good selection of top...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PeterDS
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much to see here that I was never exposed to even with a background in fine arts. Swiss nationalistic focus rules within the gallery though you will find many paintings by Pablo Picasso, Wassily Kandinsky, Marc Chagall, and Claude Monet. With a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DebbieGuzzi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent place to be! It was the very first place I visited when I landed on Switzerland. Such a great first impression of the country :)

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Νάντια Χ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like Impressionism, you should love this museum. They have pieces by all the major artists - Kandinsky, Picasso, Giacometti, Manet, Monet, Van Gogh, Gauguin, etc. When we were there, they had a wonderful exhibit of the works of Oskar Kokoschka. FWIW, the museum...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AlanD-Denver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I think this is the most peaceful and enchanting art gallery I have ever been to. There is such a varied collection of pieces and the colours and lighting show them off beautifully. We just paid for the main collection and it was a lot...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank davidallwood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very enjoyable gallery. My compliments to the curator. This has a little of every jondre, most importantly all pictures on exhibition are excellent, top of their class. The layout of the rooms was confusing at first, but it meant we had to revisit some...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Neil T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After having finished our zurich sightseeing,we decided to leave for the end this museum.Having been to other bigger museums elsewhere,i had low expectations but as it proved,i was wrong.This small museum is excellent,with many many interesting paintings,no matter which style do you prefer. We went...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Panagiotis A
Reviewed December 19, 2018

The Kunsthaus Zurich has a comprehensive collection that's best seen in small bits -- you might see some Swiss painting on one visit, some Old Masters on another, and some modern or contemporary art at another time. If you can, try to see one of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DGandSAG
Reviewed November 23, 2018

If you are into art, this is a must see - great collection of both swiss and international artist. Nicely displayed with a nice restaurant at the front. Make a day of it!

Date of experience: August 2018
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November 11, 2018|
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Response from eleni g | Reviewed this property |
I think that the cost of entrance was about 10 euro. I dont remember about free day
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March 14, 2017|
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Dear traveller, that depends very much on your personal interest in the exhibition. I have been in exhibitions for 1-2 hours and for several hours. Some exhibitions were so interesting that I visited them two or... More
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It will be open from 10 am to 6 pm.