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Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht

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Admire great examples of fine art, old and new, at Bonnefantenmuseum. The museum focuses primarily on periods between 1200 to 1600, but you'll find some modern and contemporary artworks here as well. During your visit, look for the medieval collection that includes intricate works of woodcarver Jan van Steffeswer, the Neutelings collection made of ivory, bronze, and alabaster, and other pieces from the 16th and 17th centuries. The first floor features old masters and an extensive collection of medieval sculptures, while the second floor exhibits contemporary art including American Minimalism, Italian Arte Povera, and conceptual art. To visit Bonnefantenmuseum on your trip to Maastricht, use our Maastricht travel itinerary maker.
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  • From the Centre of Maastricht easily reached by the footpath along the Maas. At this time an exhibition of a Chinese painter who makes paintings, among other things, using gunpowder, very impressive
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  • I think the ticket might be a little expensive. There was a nice lady who gave a complete info about the museum. I liked the 1st and 2nd floors. There were alot of fascinating statues whiche were made...  more »
  • A very nice lady gave an introduction about what to visit, which way to go, what not to forget... I followed her instructions and had a very pleasant stay at the museum. Looking at art from the mediev...  more »
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  • The Bonnefantenmuseum is pretty nice, i liked the old paintings at the first floor. However, I didn't like the modern art, but that's just my personal opinion.
  • Spacious museum with both modern art and some renaissance paintings. The building itself has some special looks as well.
  • Good collection, pleasant building. Fun to visit.
  • Grayson Perry exhibit is amazing!
  • Prachtig museum. Mooi opgezet aanrader