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State Gallery of Stuttgart (Staatsgalerie)

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Neighbourhood: Oberer Schlossgarten
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Address: Konrad-Adenauer-Strasse 30-32, 70173 Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 711 470400
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Tue - Wed 10:00 - 18:00
Thu 10:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sun 10:00 - 18:00

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It's a must for every art lover

If you visit Stuttgart and you are interested in art, it's really recommended to visit the Staatsgalerie.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 December 2016
Dieter T
Stuttgart, Germany
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Stuttgart, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

If you visit Stuttgart and you are interested in art, it's really recommended to visit the Staatsgalerie.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Very nice place. We were there for the exhibition of paintings by Giorgio de Chirico. The ambient is really nice, and the whole building is an architectural marvel.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We went for a small show of impressionists and to see the collection of 20th century art, all were from the permanent collection. It was impressive and the explanations in each room were very good, giving context the the groupings and exposure ot lesser known artists along side the more famous names using similar styles. There was also a Francis... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The permanent exhibit is a must! The largest collection of Picasso in Germany, work by all the major masters of contemporary and modern art. A good exhibition for Francis Bacon. All very well done, and in English!

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High Wycombe, UK
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Lovely art Gallery with a great mix of art and styles. Francis Bacon exhibition was very interesting as were the collection of 17th and 18th century paintings

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Though it was a baking hot day, we were so glad we did this. The building is stunning, great collection, well worth a visit

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Nueziders, Austria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

it is not the best museum and it is under reconstruction at the moment but I enjoyed the permanent exhibition and francis Bacon exhibition is very good -so enjoy (if you like this kind of modern art)

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Our favorite museum in Stuttgart. Huge but manageable in 2-3 hours collection of mostly European art. The curator has been somewhat playful with the design of the collections placement so for instance you can be in a section of old masters and turn the corner and find a room full of Picassos. Excellent Restsurant in the bottom floor. Wednesday the... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I went to the Staatsgalerie on a rainy day last weekend. I'm not much of an art enthusiast but I certainly can be very impressed by great collections. I wasn't impressed by what I saw in this museum. Additionally, I feel that the organization of the museum was confusing. They handed ma a map but there were no real landmarks... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

My artist friend used to always say "What is your vision." I can say this gallery tries but does not quiet get there. A mix of this and that and its all okay. No competition to the great museums of the world, but it is adequate for the city size. After you visit you will see what I mean. Good... More 

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