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Museum Ludwig

Bischofsgartenstr. 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 22126165
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This art museum houses a diverse collection that includes everything from Dali to Warhol to one of the world's largest Picasso collections. Open Tuesday to Sunday (including public holidays) from 10 a.m.- 6 p.m., every first Thursday of the month until 10 p.m.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pop art” (86 reviews)
“modern art” (163 reviews)
“andy warhol” (23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Bischofsgartenstr. 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 22126165
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Huge museum. Located right next to Cathedral. Decent pricing. We rented audio guides too. Has a free coat check and lockers. Started with rosenquist exhibit and worked our way upstairs. Preferred the Picasso’s and variety. Did see one Rothko. Interesting section with pop art. Spent...More

Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

In Cologne for the Christmas markets, but we wanted to see at least one of Cologne's fine museums, so we chose this modern art gallery. Cologne is so fortunate to have this - Manchester, where I live, can only dream of such an impressive collection,...More

Thank dswatts69
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Here for the James Rosenqvist collection, which was wonderful. Well laid out, good connections between his life, current events of the times, and his art. But much of the remaining pop art was stunning too. Well worth a visit, but be ready for a lot...More

Thank Harvey_Regina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As an artist myself I take pleasure from looking at other artists work but this gallery is not a pleasurable experience. Now don’t get me wrong the majority of the pieces on display are fantastic pieces of work HOWEVER I do not enjoy being stared...More

Thank Rtharvey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to access right beside the Dom and central train station the museum is worth a visit €13 entrance. The pop artist Jason Rosenquist huge canvases are awesome. Picasso worth seeing but not my personal preference. Great views over the city through the glass walls....More

Thank MarOReilly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

large collection of important modern art including many many by Picasso and one David Hockney. Also get great views of the Rhine & rail bridge

Thank Stephen Charles S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to lots of modern art museums across Europe and this is definitely one of the better ones, a huge range of things to see, I’m not even sure if I saw everything! I would have liked there to be maybe a bit...More

Thank lizzief25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wouldn't go out of my way to visit this museum, but since it's so close to the train station and cathedral, it was nice to go in for a 2 hour visit on a cold afternoon.

Thank justinehsu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

worst of the art museums i've ever been to, waste of time and money. i usually enjoy art museums but this experience really put me off them for a while. lots of paintings i had come for were not on the display. huge dissapointment

Thank Alesia F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Unfortunately, we did not have time to visit the museum's collection, but its shape and facade were intriguing.

Thank GPBurdell67
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