Art Galleries and Museums in Stuttgart (Self Guided), Stuttgart

Stuttgart is a charming city with a variety of attractive and unique art galleries, and three major art museums to please the real art lovers. Take this self-guided walking tour to discover the most attractive art venues in Stuttgart such as famous Old and New State Galleries, fabulous modern Kunstmuseum and many others.
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Art Galleries and Museums in Stuttgart Map

Guide Name: Art Galleries and Museums in Stuttgart
Guide Location: Germany » Stuttgart (See other walking tours in Stuttgart)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.8 Km or 1.7 Miles
Author: sabrina
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Galerie Michael Sturm
  • Kunsthaus Schill
  • Kunstmuseum
  • House of Art
  • New State Gallery
Galerie Michael Sturm

1) Galerie Michael Sturm

This beautiful gallery was founded in 1996 and still exhibits fabulous collections of international abstract and intangible art works. The gallery works closely with other cultural centres to provide a unique and innovative cultural experience. Visit Gallerie Michsel Sturm to embark on a fascinating journey in the world of abstract paintings and photography.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Friday: 11 am - 6 pm; Saturday: by appointment
Kunsthaus Schill

2) Kunsthaus Schill

Located conveniently in Stuttgart’s city centre, the lovely Kunsthaus Schill gallery attracts visitors because of its outstanding international contemporary art work collections. In a light, spacious environment visitors can enjoy viewing stunning paintings, beautiful sculptures and graphics.

Operation hours: Monday - Friday: 10 am – 7 pm; Saturday: 10 am – 6 pm

3) Kunstmuseum (must see)

The Kunstmuseum Stuttgart is a recently opened art museum in Stuttgart, Germany.The cubic museum building with 5000 m² of display space was designed by Berlin architects Hascher and Jehle. During the day it looks like a glass cube, and at night the interior lit limestone walls become visible. The museum's collection comes from the previous "Galerie der Stadt Stuttgart". The city's collection goes back to a gift from the Marchese Silvio della Valle di Casanova in 1924. It contains one of the most important collections of the work of Otto Dix and also works from Willi Baumeister, Adolf Hölzel, Dieter Roth and others.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Sunday: 10 am – 6 pm; Friday: 10 am – 9 pm
Sight description based on wikipedia
House of Art

4) House of Art

House of Art, situated on the eastern corner of Schossplatz, is the home of the Wuettemberg Society of Art in Stuttgart. This wonderful gallery presents beautiful 19th century art such as paintings and sculptures. Here visitors can view works of such artists as Fritz Winter, Holzet, Dix, Joseph Kosuth and Dieter Roth.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Sunday: 11 am - 6 pm; Wednesday: 11 am - 8 pm
New State Gallery

5) New State Gallery (must see)

Constructed in the early 80s, The New Gallery is one of the greatest examples of post-modern architecture in Stuttgart. The Gallery exhibits a fabulous permanent collection of works of twentieth-century artists including Schlemmer, Pollocks, Beuys and Matisse. Visitors here can also view one of the largest Picasso collections in the world.

Operation hours: Tuesday – Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm; Thursday: 10 am - 8 pm; Sunday: 10 am- 6 pm.

Walking Tours in Stuttgart, Germany

Create Your Own Walk in Stuttgart

Create Your Own Walk in Stuttgart

Creating your own self-guided walk in Stuttgart is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Cultural Venues in Stuttgart

Cultural Venues in Stuttgart

Stuttgart is a vibrant city with a great variety of music, art and cultural activities. Stuttgart’s rich heritage, traditions and unique culture make this city a popular tourist destination with plenty of famous theatres, lovely cinemas and concert halls. Take our walking tour to discover the most popular cultural venues in Stuttgart.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.8 Km or 2.4 Miles
Stuttgart Shopping Tour

Stuttgart Shopping Tour

When it comes to quality shopping, Stuttgart is a great destination to consider. The city's main shopping area, Konigstrasse, offers a plethora of high-end stores and souvenir boutiques. Take this walking tour to find the best deals in town and take home some memorable gifts from Stuttgart.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.7 Km or 1.1 Miles
Top Religious Buildings

Top Religious Buildings

Stuttgart offers a diversity of beautiful churches that serve different religions: Catholic, Old Catholic, Roman Catholic, Evangelical, Protestant, Apostolic and other churches can all be found in Stuttgart. The following walking tour will take you to the most impressive religious places of worship in this charming city.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.8 Km or 2.4 Miles
Stuttgart Introduction Walking Tour

Stuttgart Introduction Walking Tour

Stuttgart is a modern city with rich historic past and a wealth of sightseeing. Here, alongside contemporary, glass-clad buildings there are numerous centuries-old monuments and historic sights coexisting in harmony. Follow this orientation walk to discover the most popular attractions of Stuttgart.

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.9 Km or 3 Miles
Stuttgart Architectural Jewels

Stuttgart Architectural Jewels

Stuttgart offers a variety of beautiful, impressive historical buildings. The theatres, castles and other attractive buildings will impress you with their beauty and interesting architectural features. Take this self-guided tour to discover the most prominent Stuttgart landmarks.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.9 Km or 1.8 Miles
Stuttgart Museums Walk

Stuttgart Museums Walk

Stuttgart is a wonderful city with a number of fascinating museums. Most of the museums exhibit historical and cultural artifacts of the city, archaeological relics and biographical data of famous people. The following self-guided tour will take you to the best museums in Stuttgart.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.9 Km or 2.4 Miles