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MODEM Centre for Modern and Contemporary Arts

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Address: Baltazar Dezso ter 1, Debrecen 4026, Hungary
Phone Number: +36 52 525 018
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Interesting modern art exhibitions

Always check what is on, the museum has no permanent exhibition only temporary thematic ones. But can be indeed interesting.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 March 2015
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Debrecen, Hungary
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Debrecen, Hungary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

Always check what is on, the museum has no permanent exhibition only temporary thematic ones. But can be indeed interesting.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

It is a truly modern place. It is the Louvre of Debrecen. We could see the very famous Da Vinci exhibition there.

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Budapest, Hungary
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2014

The museum has only temporary exhibitions. At the time we visited (on a rainy Saturday), the building was desolate. Otherwise, nice works displayed, defo worth a short visit if you're in Debrecen but try to join a guided tour (I'm not sure they have tours in English though) so as to get a better understanding of the artworks.

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Thank stucni
Budapest, Hungary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014

they usually have interesting and quality exhibitions, really worth visiting. but be sure it is according to your taste, as it has no (as far as I remember) standard show...

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Gyor, Hungary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2014

This is a venue for special exhibits. We have never been disappointed in them. We have seen socialist realism, Da Vinci, and Hungarian drawings, all well-curated and thought-provoking.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2014

Not one for modern art but decided to go. One exhibition, free hand sketches, quite interesting. Took a couple of hours to view all

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Budapest, Hungary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2014

Surprisingly good exhibitions for a Gallery in the east of Hungary. Saw an impressive modern chinese art collection, straight from the Biennale in Venice. Keep on the good work!

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2013

This displays modern and contemporary art in a vivid way, and it is great for children as there are lots of things for them to do.

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Gyor, Hungary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2012

If you want to see what Eastern Central European artists are up to this is the place to visit. The curators do a good job of selecting and displaying the art work.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2012

went in and saw price of admission, and left 15.00!! are you crazy!! for a modern art museum. No wonder noone, NOONE was inside

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