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Franz Marc Museum

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Good collection

A museum in three floors that has some excellent examples of Frank Marc’s work. Other artists are... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
London, United Kingdom
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For Blue Rider Fans

Bright open gallery on two floors. All the Blue Rider school is represented. Excellent... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
Munich, Germany
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Franz Marc Park 8-10, 82431 Kochel am See, Bavaria, Germany
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 January 2012

We have visited several museums that feature the works of Marc. My wife and I consider him one of the great innovative artists. The Kochel collection cannot compete with the quantity and quality of the collection in Munich’s Lenbachhaus. The Lenbachhaus cannot compete with Kochel’s...More

3  Thank DonPaulo
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 7 April 2014

Just visited this museum today. One hour from Munich on the train and 25 min. Walk up hill. Beautiful location, nice gallery, good restaurant. If you expect to see lots of Franz Marc paintings you will be disappointed. Exhibition was entitled "Light and Colour". It...More

2  Thank Gloria P
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

A museum in three floors that has some excellent examples of Frank Marc’s work. Other artists are represented. The Klee pictures are worth a visit.

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Bright open gallery on two floors. All the Blue Rider school is represented. Excellent accompanying texts and the possibility of having a guided tour or an audio tour. Well stocked shop. My only negative remark might be directed at the scarcity of English literature. This,...More

Thank FrankMcLynn
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We travelled from the UK to visit this museum. It's a lovely museum with some Franz Marc originals, although you may be disappointed if you expect there to be a lot of originals there (there are around 10 Franz Marc pieces). The famous blue horse...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017

This museum is far a way from main tourist roads. Good opportunity to spend few hours in rainy day. Nice collection. Great view from window.

Thank Arkady G
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This is a gem of Blue Rider group art. It is well designed and a bit hard to reach. The foot trail up from the main parking are is a 10 min uphill walk. Get directions for the upper lot that must be entered through...More

1  Thank Corbett C
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

This little museum has a stunning selection of artists who lived or have worked in Bavaria. The location is stupendous amongst the Bavarian mountains near gleaming lakes but the works of Franz Marc left by his widow in custody of the museum are breathtaking. I...More

1  Thank leonettah
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Ten years ago I visited the Franz Marc house, and I was very disappointed. Eight years ago, they added a museum building. There are now quite a few originals of Marc, and some of other artists of the "Blauer Reiter" movement. I really enjoyed the...More

Thank jakobg896
Reviewed 17 May 2016

An exciting little exhibition with pictures from Franz Marc an others, enough for a rainy day in may.

Thank Geo L
Reviewed 6 February 2016

The museum is located just near the Kochel Lake, which is a very picturesque place. It is not a very big museum but it has a quite good collection of german expressionism paintings, and the region of Munich is the heart for this art branch....More

Thank frans166611
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Gorgeous museum with gorgeous artwork. The museum has several famous works. Tours are offered. Wander around and find a few pieces you love. You will need a car to drive you. There is a cafe at the museum, and you can save some time to...More

Thank megcram
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