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“Beware: this is not a 100% Toni Ungerer museum”
Review of Musee Tomi Ungerer

Musee Tomi Ungerer
Ranked #27 of 179 things to do in Strasbourg
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

Even if it does not appear everywhere, the complete name of this museum is "Musée Tomi Ungerer-Centre international de l'illustration" - so you could very well end up (like it happened to us) in a situation where 40% of the visitable area of the museum is occupied by something else (in our case, an exhibition about Peter Knapp).

So we were a bit disappointed as we would have hoped to see more mork by Tomi.

Thank VincentAndFamily
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

As a retired children's librarian, I was familiar wit Ungerer's books for children and had seen the film about his erotic drawing, but the surprise here was the collection of his work as a child starting at 4 years old. My favorite was a drawing of the interior of a house during a bombing, with furniture falling and woman and cat running. The addition of the cat seemed to show a real artistic intellect even at such a young age. I was lucky in the timing of my visit, overhearing a lecture for a touring art class. Families with young children might want to skip the erotic drawings in the basement level.

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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Great museum of Tony Ungerer, his works are remembered by young and old as he illustrated children's books and satirical posters on the Vietnam War.

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

Put this on your list. Firstly because of the building and how it has been converted. The displays of the cartoonish are thought-provoking, sometimes scary and occasionally downright offensive - but in a Tom Lehrer way (if you know his genre you willo be bang on). Lots of Tomi's toy collection are in the Beaux Arts Museum in Rohan Palace

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Reviewed 11 February 2016

Even though you maybe not know Tomi Ungerer the museum is interesting and very well positioned and made. It is a modern one but the kids can enjoy it as well. In the "basement" there is a expo for adults as well. I would recommend it. It is small but not too small and offers a lot.

1  Thank Katarina E
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