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Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art

Closes in 1 min: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Open today: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Not child friendly

We had expected that at least there would be some sort of quiz sheet to engage the children. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
MarieEClaire
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Effingham, United Kingdom
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Thought provoking

Well we didn’t get off to the best of starts. The website said it was 8 francs for we old people... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2018
JackiH_11
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 days ago
“Not child friendly”
21 Dec 2018
“Thought provoking”
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Home to a diverse international collection of modern art.
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rue des Vieux-Grenadiers 10, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had expected that at least there would be some sort of quiz sheet to engage the children. The Museum was in an old factory - it was a wonderful space with 4 floors. We were disappointed that there was not a cafe there or...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MarieEClaire
Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

Well we didn’t get off to the best of starts. The website said it was 8 francs for we old people but they charged 10. We can cope with that but change the website! There were some super pieces - great textiles and bright colourful...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank JackiH_11
Reviewed 14 August 2018

I visited the museum the first Sunday of the month, so it was for free (all the museums in Geneva are). I always go to museums of contemporary art (my favorite so far was one in Krakow) as they are unique and make you think...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tea V
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We enjoyed our visit here which happened to be on the first Sunday of the month (free entry). With an art director of 40 odd years experience and a young design student in our party, we all found something of interest. The building itself was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank the_nz_halls
Reviewed 26 February 2018

As far as Contemporary Art museums go, this one is pretty middle of the road. It wasn't a waste of time, but it also wasn't a must see. At 15 CHF, the entry is a bit stiff. The space that house's the museum, a former...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank StockholmKindaGuy
Reviewed 18 February 2018

The website was not very clear and was not working well and upon arrival 3 out of the 4 floors were closed. What was left was not well presented. On the ground floor wa a badly put together not so arty photo exhibition

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank CeesF
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I am a BIG contemporay art fan and go to all the museums and exhibitions I can across the world. The art pieces at MAMCO were rubbish, the choice of artists very poor (arrogant collectives etc), the explanation close to non-existent. No scenography, no intelligence....More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank alpham
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Generally I like smart art, but this was very random, very strange and not very intelligent. Waste of time and money, really.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Ayala S
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Not enough paintings and peculiar exhibitions. We only spent about 20 minutes viewing the 4 floors of exhibits. Some were most peculiar.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Maria P P
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Free on the first Sunday of the month - It's not mind blowing, but a good destination on a rainy day

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank DavidBarmaz
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