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The National Art Museum of the Republic of Belarus

Lenina 20, Minsk 220030, Belarus
+375 17 227-71-63
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Great Art in great architecture

we saw a great exhibition of Rembrandt etchings and were impressed by the fabulous interior design... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Innsbruck, Tirol, Austria
Good collection and special exhibits

The highlight of the permanent collection is the top floor with Belarussian artists. There was a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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Lenina 20, Minsk 220030, Belarus
+375 17 227-71-63
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we saw a great exhibition of Rembrandt etchings and were impressed by the fabulous interior design of the museum.

Thank IngridRR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The highlight of the permanent collection is the top floor with Belarussian artists. There was a whole section of Jewish artists (judging by names and subjects) of the 1920s and 1930s, when Belarussia had a larg vibrant Jewish community. I had forgotten that the great...More

Thank D U
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Visited the museum in order to get an idea of the Belarusian art today and in the past. And the museum fulfilled my expectations. It has a size big enough to show art through centuries. Mostly Belarusian but also artist from the region. The modern...More

Thank Familien V
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Only saw half of the galleries, the highlight was the gallery dedicated to Icons and religious artworks. There is a section here that shows the restoration work done by a team of experts and with some remarkable results. The presentation in this gallery was as...More

Thank 458terencew
Reviewed 18 April 2017

On a rainy or windy day, this museum is absolutely worth seeing. The collection is interesting, and gives a good Picture of Belarus art history. Many lovely landscape paintings. English translation for every item. The museum is not huge, so two hours will do fine.

Thank arg02
Reviewed 24 February 2017

You will be surprised at the depth and variety of art in their collection; the best way to understand a culture is to see the world through the eyes of its artists. Give yourself 2 hours and be sure to visit the cafe for free...More

Thank RJ M
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The museum is very interesting and well organized. The majority of works are paintings, with a relatively small number of sculptures. There are lots of portraits and a good number of religion related paintings. Art of Belarus seems quite vivid and intriguing.

Thank AGreekAdventure
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

This museum in really nice attraction to every art lover and especially if there is a rainy or cold day outside. They have an English translation next to every item which is nice for foreigners. Most of their exhibitions are from the Russian artists but...More

Thank poachsta
Reviewed 13 October 2016

a fantastic and fascinating museum with all sorts of paintings and precious artefacts displayed. I enjoyed the small ancient Egypt items, the items from India were numerous and photography was not allowed on the India items and photography not allowed on the wonderful wood carvings...More

1  Thank vanessashihtzu
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We came to this museum just to watch one exhibition but stayed here for two hours. This place has a good collection of russian and belorussian art and architecture is cool.

1  Thank maria_krasa
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