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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.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pop art” (86 reviews)
“modern art” (156 reviews)
“andy warhol” (23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Bischofsgartenstr. 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Altstadt-Nord
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+49 221 22126165
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Reviewed yesterday

The Ludwig has a collection of modern art including impressionism, cubism and other styles. There are Warhols, Picassos and more. The building is lovely - very light and spacious - and right next to the Cathedral and station, so easy to get to.

Thank Sausage19
Reviewed yesterday

werent as many as i expected some parts closed and even an exhibition which ionce inside had to pay again for

Thank cafedart
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The building is amazing and as well the collection. I came with not much expectation and I had a very good surprise. If you like this kind of art, you should not leave Cologne without visiting it!

Thank Ger Mano B
Reviewed 1 week ago

some of the best modern art exhibitions, do not miss it when in Cologne and want to do something different then the traditional sightseeing.

Thank lumaD
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gerhard Richter: His birthday exhibiton was great, colorful, energized art. I was happy to stay in Cologne at this time.

Thank lavendel229
Reviewed 1 week ago

The third largest collection of Picasso's works after Barcelona and Paris and the most comprehensive collection of early Russian avant-garde outside Russia.

Thank Nadya S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has it all, works by Dali, Magritte and Warhol were of particular interest. Great way to spend a few hours.

Thank Mairi140
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum of modern art is pretty vast. We got here at 1600 and we're told it would close at 1800. We therefore had to maintain a constant walking pace in order to cover everything the attraction had to offer. We literally just managed to...More

Thank LynsFrostee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A terrific survey of German Expressionism that is very well arranged with good explanations in both English and German. The same for the impressive Pop Art collection

Thank California77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really great food and atmosphere. The lamb dish I ordered was great. The lamb itself was tender and full of flavour.

Thank Joukisan
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