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Kunsthaus Zürich

The Kunsthaus Zürich presents a richly varied exhibition programme along with its exquisit collection containing masterpieces of Alberto Giacometti and other Swiss artists, a Classical Modernist section complemented by Old Masters and Contemporary art. International works of significance include many paintings by Edvard Munch, Van Gogh, Picasso and leading Expressionists. There is also a significant group of works by Claude Monet and Marc Chagall. Amongst modern artistic trends represented by Rothko, Merz, Twombly, Beuys, Bacon and Baselitz the visitors can discover a wide choice of Popart works. An audio guide gives background information on 200 «highlights» of the collection.

This museum greets you in the following languages: D/F/E
Opening 1910

Photo © Anita Affentranger
Photo © Anita Affentranger
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Current exhibitions

Wilhelm Leibl

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The art of seeing.
This first Swiss museum exhibition of drawings and paintings by Wilhelm Leibl (1844 – 1900) looks in particular at portraits and figural works. Supported by Courbet, influenced by Manet and admired by van Gogh, Leibl is one of the lesser known but influential figures of Realism in Europe.

The exhibition is documented in the following languages: D/F/E
Guided tours are offered in the following languages: D/F/E

The New Photography

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Upheaval and new beginnings 1970 –1990

The exhibition is documented in the following languages: D/F/I/E
Guided tours are offered in the following languages: D/F/I/E
The New Photography
  • Art
    Art

Location of the museum

Heimplatz 1
8001 Zürich

Location/directions

Tram 3/5/9, Bus 31: Kunsthaus

Open

Tue/Fri/Sat/Sun 10am-6pm; Wed/Thu 10am-8pm

Admission

Exhibition: CHF 23.–/18.–
Collection: CHF 16.–/11.–
Combined ticket: CHF 26.–/19.–
including audio guide

Contact

Kunsthaus Zürich
Heimplatz 1
8001 Zürich
044 253 84 84 Telephone (Verwaltung)
044 253 84 97 Telephone (Auskunft)
044 253 84 33 Fax
info@kunsthaus.ch
http://www.kunsthaus.ch
  • Member of the Swiss Museums Association.
    Member of the Swiss Museums Association.
  • Museumslupe: the museum has an entry in the Museumslupe, the digital children's guide for art and culture.
    Museumslupe: the museum has an entry in the Museumslupe, the digital children's guide for art and culture.
  • Parking
    Parking
  • Cafeteria
    Cafeteria
  • Restaurant
    Restaurant
  • Shop
    Shop
  • Extremely children and family-friendly
    Extremely children and family-friendly
  • Completely wheelchair accessible
    Completely wheelchair accessible
  • Very good accessibility with public transport
    Very good accessibility with public transport