museion museen Bozen
museion museen Bozen

Museion - Modern and Contemporary Art

The Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Bolzano, housed by an impressive glass building, has 4,500 artworks on display.

The Museion - Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Bolzano (Bozen) - is a design that sets new accents: The 54 m long and 25 m high futuristic building with glass front, located at the Piazza Piero Siena square at the entrance to the town centre, was planned by KSV, an architectural office from Berlin. Together with the curved pedestrian and cyclist bridge over the Talvera river, it was completed in 2008. A studio in close vicinity is offered to artists during their stay, which gives birth to the Museion as art studio.

A Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art has existed already since 1985, founded by a private association with the assistance of the Autonomous Province of Bolzano. It was to promote art between Ala and Kufstein, i.e. the historic Tyrol, from 1900 onwards. The name "Museion" dates back to 1991. The present large light-flooded Kunsthalle features changing exhibitions and 4,500 works by international and regional artists. A focal point of the collection is, among others, the form language of sculptures. A specialised library, the cafe and a museum shop as well as projections on the building's facade in summer complete the offer.

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Opening times

  • Thu 16 Sep 10:00 - 22:00
  • Fri 17 Sep 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sat 18 Sep 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sun 19 Sep 10:00 - 18:00
  • Mon 20 Sep closed
  • Tue 21 Sep 10:00 - 18:00
  • Wed 22 Sep 10:00 - 18:00

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04/26/2021 - 12/31/2021

  • Mon closed
  • Tue 10:00 - 18:00
  • Wed 10:00 - 18:00
  • Thu 10:00 - 22:00
  • Fri 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sat 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sun 10:00 - 18:00

Admission

€ 7.00 adults
€ 3.50 adults with guest card
€ 3.50 students, seniors 60+
€ 3.50 people with disabilities

free for children and young people under 18 years
free for students of the Free University of Bolzano
free with the Museumobil Card

free for everyone Thursdays from 6 pm to 10 pm

More information

On December 24 and 31 open till 3 pm, closed on December 25 and January 1.

Educational offers for school classes, workshops for adults and guided tours on request.

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