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Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht
(3.4/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
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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  • The permanent collection of the old masters is worth it, but the exhibition of Cai guo-qiang is amazing and surprising. And indeed, the building itself is also very fine!
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  • this museum has an own collection of old art, 14/15th and 16/17th century, but Bonnefanten also offers exhibits contemporary art, with works of national and international artists. Also note: Bonnefant...  more »
  • A great art gallery with both traditional historic old masters and wacky modern art. It's a bit of a walk out of the centre but well worth it. You can combine a visit to the ceramic centre and a walk ...  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