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Art and interesting architecture

This Art Museum is located by the river and is part of the Umeå Arts Campus. The 7-story wooden... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2018
Mikael F
Vantaa, Finland
Lovely grounds by the river

This is located by the river, with loads of green space around it. The buildings are attractive... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Bildmuseet exhibits contemporary international art, photography, architecture, design and other forms of visual culture, somtimes along with art history retrospectives. The exhibitions are complemented by guided tours, lectures, films and other...more
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30 B Oestra Strandgatan, Umea 903 33, Sweden
+46 90 786 74 00
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Reviewed November 27, 2018

This Art Museum is located by the river and is part of the Umeå Arts Campus. The 7-story wooden building has an interesting architecture. On our visit, there was a change of exhibitions. Only one floor had an exhibition and it was The Refusal of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Mikael F
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

When we visited unfortunately they were between exhibitions so only one room open which was the ‘time’ exhibition with a huge breathing machine in the room. We all loved it and my 2 year old was transfixed. If all of the other exhibitions are like...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Open in 2012 this museum is such a beautiful and comfortable building taking advantage of the view to the river. Modern and classic at the same time with great rooms with a lot of attention to details such as sound and lights. I visited it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank O1368IKpedroc
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Always nice exhibitions. Food and wine in restaurant with nice view down by the riverside. Generous opening-hours.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank zodabox
Reviewed September 30, 2018

I didn't expect anything special since the entrance is free, but it really amazed me. Exhibitions are interesting and unusual. The view through the windows to the river is stunning.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank domisrim
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

This museum is good , local and international contemporary art . Great photo exhibit on at the moment , also films on purple colour? Interesting ....

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

Many art museums offer interesting exhibits for art buffs, but not all are suitable for people who are more casual about their art consumption. Bildmuseet is definitely a museum for art lovers, but not a place which kept my children interested for very long. The...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank cmbrnt
Reviewed July 29, 2018

This is located by the river, with loads of green space around it. The buildings are attractive. There are some art installations in the grounds. This includes the giant clothes peg which is really awesome! I highly recommend a visit, and a walk along the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Först time ever at this place. We got an introduction of all arts and artists by the girl in the reception, very good. The place itself is ver nice withe spacious atmosphere and great views over umea. Then, the art itself. Well, as usual it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LarsoBirgitta
Reviewed July 16, 2018

This is an interesting museum with a range of very different types of exhibits. It’s definitely worth checking out!

Date of experience: July 2018
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