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Groninger Museum

Museumeiland 1 | (opposite the train station), 9711 ME Groningen, The Netherlands
+31 50 366 6555
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Museumeiland 1 | (opposite the train station), 9711 ME Groningen, The Netherlands
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+31 50 366 6555
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"david bowie"
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"great exhibition"
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"interesting building"
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"nice collections"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this during a change in exhibits. The Romantism in the North was being replaced by a big LaChapelle exhibit. So I guess we were lucky in catching a bit of both. And of course other galleries in their permanent exhibits.

Thank Stormy1984
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

My husband and I enjoyed this museum very much. The art exhibition was delightful and gave us a greater understanding of the history of this city. We also enjoyed the permanent exhibition.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This museum gets it. How do we present contemporary art? Just go here and see. But all tte old masters are shown too. I saw the Ilja Repin a long time ago. This was by far the best exhibtions I saw to this day(followed by...More

Thank Jurma S
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

The main interest for me was the collection of modern art, which was very thin indeed. Museum is an ugly concrete building opposite the central station. Only intersting thing about the museum was the empty exhibition space on the 3rd floor.

Thank Philiph S
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

This was the most stimulating, interesting, informative and varied museum visit I have experienced in a long time. There are beautiful contemporary objects by Ettore Sottsass and the Memphis group, and a range of classical paintings from the 15th to 19th century such as Lucas...More

Thank Lavarcham
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

I enjoyed both the interesting permanent art collection of Groninger Museum and the temporary expo(until 6may 2018),a large exhibition on the Romantic School of painting(1800-1850). The exhibition"De Romantiek in het Noorden" features works by famous 19th century artists like J.M.W Turner,John Constable,Caspar David Friedrich and...More

Thank bas k
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

The building is very unusual and an eclectic architectural gem. Very bold. I've seen many good exhibitions in the Groningen Museum.

Thank Tangobabe1
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

This museum is one of the must visits when you are in Groningen. If you are a student you get a discount. Really nice pictures and friendly staff. Also a option to get a device with a headset to get information about the pics. Visite...More

Thank Alex M
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

The museum in itself are a piece of art. Placed on an island with its colorful facades and reflections in the water it is beautiful and majestic. The exhibition halls were painted beautifully and created a nice scene for the actual art. The size is...More

Thank bothilde07
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

The building of the museum is a little gem in Groningen. We came by to see the "Romantics in the North" exposition, very well organized. The little cafè is also very nice, and very close to the station so that we knew exactly when to...More

Thank Gianluca B
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2 hours and 15 minutes
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Response from CoenH | Reviewed this property |
Long lines anyway, even when you have tickets already, the line is because of the sound equipment
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Response from Bookerman73 | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in Mercure Hotel in Martiniplaza, it's a 15 min walk from the city center, but it's very well maintained, not extremely pricey and has a good loyalty program. I would advise for business trips, for touristic trips... More
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