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Wallraf-Richartz Museum

Obenmarspforten, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 22121119
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Visited Wallraf Museum in Cologne last week, as part of a school group. The entry was free. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ylaorden75
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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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no bags allowed

you cannot enter this museum if you have a bag- very disappointing. You could search my bag if you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Natasha S
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Westminster, null, United Kingdom
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This impressive museum houses artwork covering every genre from the 13th century through the 19th century.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“middle ages” (23 reviews)
“van gogh” (15 reviews)
“three floors” (16 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Obenmarspforten, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Altstadt-Nord
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+49 221 22121119
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"three floors"
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"medieval times"
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"nice gift shop"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Wallraf Museum in Cologne last week, as part of a school group. The entry was free. We provided our students with our own quiz to complete, which the staff was happy for them to get on with or assist when needed (our students were...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

you cannot enter this museum if you have a bag- very disappointing. You could search my bag if you are concerned for security

Thank Natasha S
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

She lost my umbrella and didn’t apologize to me. She just said “I don’t know, I don’t have your umbrella here.” And the other clerk promised me they will contact by 6 if they find my umbrella, but it will not be called. I am...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

This is the perfect museum - well laid out, and easy to see in a about 90 minutes to 2 hours. The galleries provide a good overview, but information on specific works of art can be pretty brief, so best to bring a guidebook that...More

Thank Kimberly R
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

This is a great art gallery/museum that has a lot to offer to everyone. I am an avid visual art fan, so I couldn't stay away. And it was worth every minute. Adults and kids will be thrilled. It has a classic collection from Medieval...More

Thank Irina Z
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

my wife and I went here during our visit to Cologne and thought the price was reasonable at €9 per person, the medieval religious art on the 1st floor was unusual compared to some I have seen in other museums and unfortunately no English translation...More

Thank brian m
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Reviewed 19 May 2018

I had no intention of going to an art museum during my two days in Cologne, but stumbled upon this museum getting out of the rain. 2.5 hours later I had one of the best art museum experiences and history lessons I've ever experienced. The...More

1  Thank Spencer B
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

This museum has wonderful collections of medieval, baroque and 19th century paintings, and the commentary that is provided with the collection in each of the rooms is really really interesting! They tell you a lot about the environment in which the artists did their work,...More

Thank Beth E
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

I am a Van Gogh fan and I try to visit museums that have his works. The Langios Bridge at Arles is here. Loved it. But, there were some really fabulous 19th century art, including Monet, Sisley, Morisot to name a few. But they had...More

Thank FrancesDecatur
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

This museum is a good place to go if you visit Cologne. 3 floors with differents periods. He took me 3 hours to appreciate all paintings.

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