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Ribe Kunstmuseum

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Address: Skt. Nicolai Gade 10, Ribe, Esbjerg, Denmark
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+45 75 42 03 62
11:00 - 16:00
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Fantastic permanent exhibit and a great special exhibit as well. Nice staff and the building is absolutely beautiful.

Reviewed 4 March 2017
Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
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Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic permanent exhibit and a great special exhibit as well. Nice staff and the building is absolutely beautiful.

Thank macviking
Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Me and My husband was very content with visiting this museum. Many interesting painting and a beautiful garden.

Thank LillaMi
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

Fantastic gallery and building. Really some great masterpieces in here - from Danish Golden Age, Skaagen impressionists and some more recent works, including some paintings from Ribe.

1 Thank walle1188
Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

I was there just as the new Danish Golden age exhibition was starting. The characterful gallery is a great setting for pictures of this era, and I particularly liked the portrait of Constantin Hansen by Christen Købke and the little girl writing by Christen Dalsgaard. Also, pictures by Skagen painters like Krøyer and Anna & Michael Ancher. Lovely riverside location,... More 

Thank Jan C
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Although we were getting a bit glassy-eyed and foot-weary, we took in the Ribe Kuntsmuseum, the local art museum housed in a handsome Dutch Renaissance mansion built in 1864 for a wealthy cotton manufacturer. He and his family only occupied it for a couple of decades; it became a museum in 1891. By big-city standards, the collection of Danish sculpture... More 

Thank Sandy S
Copenhagen, Denmark
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

With lots of fine arts, including some skagens painters. Small museum but definitely worth a visit if your are in the area

Thank Lonech
Bainbridge Island, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 847 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2016

This is a good representation of national and regional painters. It has been recently restored and is a great physical facility. We enjoyed that it was a small collection as museums go, and had a good representation of world class painters. The garden outside is an added bonus.

1 Thank Malice6
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Good examples of Danish painters and a few sculptors. Enjoyed current shows of modern painting and winter themes. Nice way to learn about unknown artists and see scenes of Ribe in earlier periods.

Thank ophelia1953
Ribe, Denmark
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

Beautifully restored, old building. Wonderful pictures from the Danish Golden Age. Nice garden, especially during summer.

Thank Valkyrien66
Ribe, Denmark
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Reviewed 29 October 2015

This museum is really nice. The collection is not that large and it is easy to get an overview of the building. the museum has resently been renovated and just the floors in the halls are worth a visit. If it is not raining it is super nice to get a cup of coffee or tea in the garden of... More 

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