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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 1 week ago

I enjoyed the exhibition and staff where friendly as I found myself viewing the same art over by going in circles. I am used to British art galleries where everything is clearly signposted. Nevertheless a very enjoyable day in presence of and great admiration for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Monet, Manet, Cézane, Van Gogh, Picasso, Miró, Kandinsky, Rothko, Warhol and of course Giacometti and much more. Huge surpise! Incredible collection.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Literally, the house of art, is a museum that holds a large collection of art going from the Middle Ages, Impressionism, Avant-garde to Modern pieces of art. This place is home for artists such as Monet, Manet, Munch, Chagall, Picasso, Rodin, Degas, Giacometti and Van...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Evguine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were offered to see a special exhibition in addition to the regular one and decided we did not want to pay the extra, as I wanted to see monet etc. However we were only allowed into one exhibition room showing one artist- and it...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank go2sands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been living in Zürich for almost three and just made it to this art museum. Now I have no idea why I waited so long. It’s a very good museum. We saw the special exhibit, Kokoschka which was very good. The Impressionism section was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank KrissyMilw
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Kunsthaus has an amazing collection in an overseeable space. I am going there often and take most of my foreign visitors there. Why? just name any world famous painter, and you will most likely have 4-6 of his paintings there. Great coverage of all centuries...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 February 2019 via mobile

Anazing collection of art in a beautiful building and free on Wednesday. One of the best galleries in the world

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank John F
Reviewed 2 February 2019

the zurich kunsthaus is museum you could not avoid because of the very important collection and temporary exhibits presented there. for the moment a big extension of the museum is on the way and have a great reopening within 2/3 years and an important part...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jean Pierre B
Reviewed 29 January 2019

I like museums where I don't have to double back to see everything. Sadly this is not the case here. Due to the various hallways corners and back alleys inside the museum, we always felt like we probably missed something somewhere. The collection is quite...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank michelejeannine5
Reviewed 28 January 2019 via mobile

As this was my first visit I didn’t see the special exhibition which, it seemed, most people had come for. Seeing the permanent collection will take at least two hours to do it justice. My favourites were the Chagall, Giacometti and Munch pictures (I never...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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12 November 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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14 March 2017|
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Response from HamburgAlsterFan | Reviewed this property |
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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14 December 2016|
Response from TheRealGelatoGirl | Reviewed this property |
It will be open from 10 am to 6 pm.