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Neue Galerie

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Address: 1048 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0111
Phone Number: +1 212-628-6200
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A museum displaying works of art by German and Austrian artists and...

A museum displaying works of art by German and Austrian artists and designers.

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We went there specifically to see Klimt' Lady in Gold, but there was so much more including the magnificent former home of Cornelius Vanderbilt. Take your time and enjoy.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went there specifically to see Klimt' Lady in Gold, but there was so much more including the magnificent former home of Cornelius Vanderbilt. Take your time and enjoy.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

All of my friends were impressed with the caliber of this museum. The architecture is beautiful and to see all of the Klimt paintings together was a joy. Don't miss the cafe - apple strudel, YUM. The gifts shops are fun too.

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Essex, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The latest exhibition has 10 full size Klimt's including the Woman in Gold painting. Beautiful gallery, worth looking at the architectural details including the paintings. Also has Mies Van de Rohe furniture on view too. Small enough to be quite intimate, and easy to see all the paintings, Plus other German/Austrian artists too.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

They have an amazing collection in this relatively small museum. Highly recommended. Strange, that after asking locals if they were in the Neue Galerie, we've got the answer 'never'.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This museum, in a former Fifth Avenue mansion, has a collection of Viennese fine and decorative arts predominantly from the turn of the 20th century. There are paintings by Klimt (the famous portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer) and items from the Wienerwerkstatt in the permanent collection plus temporary exhibits. There are lovely (and expensive) cafes. Admission is not cheap and the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Gustav Klimt at his finest. Her and many other studies and painting of Klimt. I would say Extensive compared to any where else, even the MOMA. Other Austrian artists paintings and furnic=shings, clocks etc.. Worth the visit if you are a fan

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Their Klimt portrait of Adele Boch-Bauer drew us to the Neue Galerie. In general, the galerie houses a modest collection of art. However the temporary exhibit of Klimt Woman was superb. The free audio guide provided interesting commentary setting the tone for the Viennese and German art.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you love art,this is a great place to go. We also eat at the cafe there and it was excellent. We had a great time here.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Klimt portrait show and info on the painter and his time in Vienna was outstanding. The highlight is of course the portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer, made famous by the movie Woman In Gold. This is a show that puts the artists work into a grand home to be viewed as they were meant to be. The gold portrait is one... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Finally, we visited the Neue Galerie which was the first visit and our second time that we went to Café Sabarsky which is inside this gallery. I would like to call this collection a museum but sadly the collection is quite small with only two small floors of art. Inside these two floors, there are some truly amazing pieces but... More 

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