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Museum Ludwig, Cologne

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Catch the third-largest Picasso collection in the world (900 pieces!) at Museum Ludwig. This modern-art museum houses a collection of Pop Art, Surrealism, and abstract pieces. Tour the galleries to admire famous works by Warhol, Pollock, Dali, and Lichtenstein. Then check out the impressive collection of Russian avant-garde and German Expressionist artwork. The museum is adjacent to the famous Cologne Cathedral. Before you head to Cologne, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Cologne online itinerary planner, to make sure you see all that Cologne has to offer, including Museum Ludwig.
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  • The museum offers a big selection of modern and contemporary art. This is not my favourite style of museum but I have enjoyed it. Suggested if you are into modern and contemporary art. 
    The museum offers a big selection of modern and contemporary art. This is not my favourite style of museum but I have enjoyed it. Suggested if you are into modern and contemporary art.  more »
  • The greatest Picasso collection in Europe, together with other works of Pop Art, Abstract Art, and Surrealism, can be seen in this museum. Central location, only a two-minute walk from the Cologne... 
    The greatest Picasso collection in Europe, together with other works of Pop Art, Abstract Art, and Surrealism, can be seen in this museum. Central location, only a two-minute walk from the Cologne...  more »
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  • Excellent modern art collection in great architecture. We liked the cafe as well, it’s possible to have a drink and hop back into your visit. Terraces are great to catch a view over the dome and get some fresh air. Basement has changing collection. All together great place for a 3-4 hour visit, highly recommend.
  • Stunning collection and presentation of the major art works of 20th and 21st century. Also, great activities for kids, especially in the Pop Lab! Thank you

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