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Asker Jorn masterpieces!

Really liked the curated exhibit of Jorn's work over the course of his life. Lots of important oil... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Geraldine M
Naples, Florida
Good for spending spare time

My main visit was to the aquarium, but since I spent less time in it than expected, I decided to... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
Aušrinė J
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Asger Jorn is one of the most influential danish artists. Museum Jorn holds collections that consist of Jorn's own works, an international collection of art from Cobra Painters and artist who inspired Jorn such as Max Ernst, Francis Picabia, Fernand...more
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Gudenaavej 7/9, Silkeborg 8600, Denmark
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Really liked the curated exhibit of Jorn's work over the course of his life. Lots of important oil works of art as well as many of his best ceramic pieces. Excellent place to spend an hour or so. Cafe Cobra was also a good place...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

My main visit was to the aquarium, but since I spent less time in it than expected, I decided to come to this gallery. One of the exhibitions was interesting and weird at the same time. It was by a photographer, who photographs herself in...More

Thank Aušrinė J
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Wow ! Extremely well preserved 4th century B.C. bog man. Excellent display and accompanying information as well . Must See !

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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Very nice exhibition with good selection and relevant comments translated in english. Not overly easy to find without google maps...

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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Asger Jorn is a famous danish painter, this is a museum dedicated to his art, and its a must when in Silkeborg

Thank Lonech
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went especially to see this spring's special exhibition of Edvard Munch and Jorn. Beautiful and colourful pairing. Espicially the Munchs were lovely to see. Impressive collection of COBRA work, The setting along Gudenåen is stunning even in winter, Lucky to have a sprinkling of snow....More

Thank Ellen A
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff, nice coffee and cheesecake in the cafe, but the exhibitions were most enjoyable. Far more extensive than expected and nicely interactive. The (english!) texts were very well written and useful.

Thank Damazter
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Went to watch the brilliant work of Asger Jorn and found so much more. The collection of COBRA work is really magnificent and we brought both small children (5-7) and teenagers (13-16), who really enjoyed - as did the parents - the interactive parts of...More

Thank Mette C
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful collection of works made by Asger Jorn and collected by him. It is absolutely worth a detour!! Especially the tapestry "the long journey" is wonderfully displayed. It is nice to have lunch in the garden after your visit.

Thank Sytske C
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Showing the changes in Jorn's art. Has very good guided tours. Location by the small river in Silkeborg, and close to at good playground for children.

Thank Jakob B
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