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Museum Ludwig: Tours & Tickets

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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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...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Bischofsgartenstr. 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Altstadt-Nord
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Reviewed yesterday

Now this has to be the number 1 museum / gallery. The collections are vast. Brilliantly displayed each painting / display in its own space or very well spaced. The floors go on for ever. It really is a gem and will visit again on...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed 5 days ago

Perfectly sited near the Dom and other museums is this monumental display of contemporary and modern art. Leave plenty of time to wander the galleries.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank MWitz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just behind the cathedral and easy to walk to. They exhibit art from Picasso and Warhol. You see tons of photographs and could spend an entire day here. Very nice cafe as well.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 424kent
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only had a day in Cologne and wasted no time in getting to Museum Ludwig. It is exclusively contemporary art and has a large 20th century collection as well as some modern installations. The restaurant on the premises is wonderful and fairly priced. We...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank myraevans1942
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perhaps it should be made clear that this is only modern art. The Basement is full of conceptual art (Emperor's New Clothes stuff); the first floor is a good collection of Pop Art which is quite good fun, though one should perhaps not take it...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank JRiddingtonY
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the museum on a Sunday morning, which was nice because it was not very crowded. Part of the museum was being renovated, but there was a lot of art on display - enough to get our fill before the next activity in the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Museum Ludwig with its rich collection from various great artists is a place one must visit. Nice to see the great art works.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Sumitkumar_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It only cost 11 euro to visit the Ludwig and it was well worth every penny and more. The place is crammed with outstanding pieces that really make you think. I spent half an hour in the pop lab colouring in so I can now...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank sahraj2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth your time and money. Great collection!! Really nice restaurant with a great patio and free wifi!!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Parisgirl75016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth the visit, beautiful Museum of modern art. The range and depth of the Picasso Collection awe inspiring and the Salvador Dali and other well known artists just stunning to see them real and not in books or on the net.

Date of experience: August 2019
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essiejasmine
5 January 2019|
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Response from pams986 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you do, not sure about student discounts. Cannot remember how much, 12 euros maybe?
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JaniseT
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Response from Ken M | Reviewed this property |
Hi When I was in transit I left my luggage in a secure luggage compartment at the train station which is beside the Ludwig Museum. It was not expensive and you get a key t take with you to open on your return. Not... More
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