Abteiberg Museum

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Abteiberg Museum
Abteiberg Museum, Mönchengladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia

The Museum Abteiberg is a municipal museum for contemporary art in the German city Mönchengladbach.


Since the 1970s, the museum has been known for its experimental and avant-garde exhibitions, starting with director Johannes Cladders (1967-1985), and also its museum architecture, designed by Austrian architect Hans Hollein - a highpoint of postmodern design.

Directors of the Museum







Op art


Nouveau Réalisme

Pop Art

Minimal Art

Further Departments

Library, classrooms for education, cafeteria (temporarily closed).

Buildings of the Museum

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Detail of the museum


On the collection of the museum

About the architecture of the museum

Coordinates: 51°11′34″N6°25′59″E / 51.19278°N 6.43306°E / 51.19278; 6.43306

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