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Center closed by 30 September but...

We wanted to visit the Klimt Center, namely after the visit of Klimt exhibition in Vienna this... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mili S
Prague, Czech Republic
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Excellent introduction to Klimt's landscape art

Located on the first floor of a modern building close to the lake, the Gustav Klimt Centre gives... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
London, United Kingdom
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On the Attersee, Gustav Klimt derived inspiration for his famous landscapes which continue to fascinate art enthusiasts from all over the world to this day. Since 2015 the Klimt Foundation has been running the documentation center situated in...more
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Hauptstrasse 30 | Schloss Kammer Avenue, Schoerfling am Attersee 4861, Austria
+43 664 8283990
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We wanted to visit the Klimt Center, namely after the visit of Klimt exhibition in Vienna this summer. The "picture" of Staettersee is hanging proudly in our corridor since then. The center was unfortunately closed due to the low season time. Ok, we enjoyed cery...More

Thank Mili S
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Located on the first floor of a modern building close to the lake, the Gustav Klimt Centre gives visitors and excellent introduction to the landscape art of this wonderful painter. The Centre is relatively small and does not have any original paintings, but on entry...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We went there for a coffee and cake. Coffee and cake were really good. Unfortunately, like in many Austrian coffeehouses, there is a smoking area inside. It is behind a glasswall and door, which was opened all the time since the service served coffee and...More

Thank ElisaM3659
Reviewed 15 October 2017

liked the movie which gave you an overview of Klint's time in the Atersee...collection of landscapes and pencil sketches were interesting...senior discount

Thank dunquingirl
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Only having a very limited knowledge of Gustav Klimt, it was very interesting to see the variety of styles used by the painter and the influence of other artists on the work he produced. This information was teamed up with photos of and correspondence from...More

Thank debcav2015
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This is a small but very well-presented, colourful, and very interesting exhibition about all aspects of the art that Klimt created in his many summers at Attersee. There are full-sized facsimiles of many of his Attersee works, interactive maps that show the works created of...More

Thank 556bharris
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is a small center for information on the artistic activity for Gustav Klimt who regularly spent the summer months between 1900 and 1916 painting the landscape. It was here on the Attersee that he created the vast majority of his over 50 landscapes. Just...More

Thank Breakfast-42D2
Reviewed 24 July 2016

You ´ll finde a great overview through the life and the period of Klimt. In a perfect presentation they present the beautiful pictures and the wonderful environment from the Attersee. Particularly worth seeing is the short and concise film

Thank britta F
Reviewed 29 June 2015

This centre is a fairly new addition to the attractions of Lake Attersee (itself a beautiful area of Austria) and shows the relationship between Klimt's holidays in the area during the early 20th century and his landscape work. If you thought Klimt as a society...More

4  Thank Milly_holiday
Reviewed 11 October 2014

Lovely exhibit and very nicely done movie about Klimt in the Attersee area. A "trail" follows the lake front with more information, created by the museum.

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