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One of the two major highlights of our trip!

This is an exceptional gallery in a stylish building. During our visit there were two major... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Frances H
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Primavera - In Style of Italian Spring

On one of our first visits to Florence, we had a trip to coultryside, and had a wonderful lunch... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tristan S
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Aalborg, Denmark
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Kunsten is a living art museum allowing space for immersion, wonder and fascination. The museum houses a unique collection comprising over 4000 works of art, mostly post-1900, by Danish and foreign artists. The exhibition area consists of five...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an exceptional gallery in a stylish building. During our visit there were two major exhibitions on, one by the South African artist William Kentridge using five huge video screens, a huge cast and wonderful music; and the other by the Finnish artist Kaarina...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On one of our first visits to Florence, we had a trip to coultryside, and had a wonderful lunch overlooking toscany landscape. Few years later my partner seen scene by Harald Slott Møller and bought the pster. We are convinced that the painting was of...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Until recently I thought that I was more for traditional arts, but this modern art museum has contributed to opening my eyes to the possibilities of non-traditional media for expression. I have been here twice the last few months, and enjoyed both the items on...More

Thank Perchrj
MathiesBrinkmann, Public Relations Manager at Kunsten Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Thank you for the great review, Perchrj. We're happy to have been able to change your perception towards the modern art museum :) Kind regards, Mathies/Kunsten.

Reviewed 3 March 2018

Was there for a guided tour of the museum and had a brunch at the restaurant. Fine food and good service.

Thank Claus G
MathiesBrinkmann, Public Relations Manager at Kunsten Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Dear Claus, thanks for the great review. I'm glad you had a good time both during the guided tour and in Café Aalto. Kind regards, Mathies.

Reviewed 11 February 2018

Me and the wife visited this art museum in Aalborg. The Kunsten Museum houses a unique collection comprising over 4000 works of art, mostly post-1900, by Danish and foreign artists. The exhibition area consists of five galleries providing visitors with ample opportunities to experience some...More

Thank 811michael
MathiesBrinkmann, PR-chef at Kunsten Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Dear Michael, thanks for the review and great feedback. Hope to see you another time here at Kunsten. Kind regards, Mathies/Kunsten.

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

It provides a great collection of Danish painters and some real surprises. The resturant is stunning, highlight was the brunch and lots of activities for children too.

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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

2 great exhibitions (November 2017) 1) Mirror, mirror on the wall and 2) Vilhelm Lundstrøm and the Epitome of Good taste. Plus the permanent collection. A real celebration for the soul. We spend 2 hours enjoying the whole. Other than that, a beautiful building very...More

Thank ConradoSY
Reviewed 15 September 2017

A great contemporary art gallery with changing exhibitions and in an interesting building. The restaurant seemed very nice but a little outside our budget.

Thank blbttl74
MathiesKunsten, PR-chef at Kunsten Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thanks for the review and kind words, blbttl74 :)

Reviewed 22 May 2017

A small very clean museum with nice paintings. Everything to see was awesome. Did not need anymore to fill my heart's content. A must for those who visit Aalborg.

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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The building itself must be considered one of the masterpieces of famed Finnish architect Alvar Aalto and has been undergoing restoration recent years (not completely done). The museum has a world class collection of "Cobra" art and a decent collection of modern and contemporary danish...More

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