Kunsthalle Bremen

Museum in Bremen

Kunsthalle Bremen
CC BY-SA 2.0 / Jürgen Howaldt

The Kunsthalle Bremen is an art museum located in Bremen, Germany. It was founded in 1823 by a group of private citizens, and today its collection contains over 2,500 paintings and sculptures, as well as a significant collection of prints and drawings.

The museum’s collection includes works by major European artists from the 14th century to the present day, including Lucas Cranach the Elder, Rembrandt, Claude Monet, Edgar Degas, Max Beckmann, and many others. It also has a large collection of German and Dutch Old Masters, including works by Albrecht Dürer and Jan van Goyen.

The Kunsthalle Bremen is known for its strong emphasis on modern and contemporary art, and it frequently hosts exhibitions featuring works by artists from the 20th and 21st centuries. The museum’s building, which was designed by the architect Eduard Gildemeister and completed in 1849, is itself considered a masterpiece of 19th-century architecture.

The Kunsthalle Bremen appears in our Complete Guide to Visiting Bremen!

This website uses affiliate links which may earn a commission at no additional cost to you!

Visiting Kunsthalle Bremen


10am-5pm Wed-Sun, to 9pm Tue


adult/child €9/free

Address: Kunsthalle Bremen, Am Wall, Bremen, Germany
Duration: 20 minutes

Nearby Attractions

Tours and Activities from Bremen