Museum of New Art

When visiting the art galleries of Pärnu, you can always rely on the Museum of New Art to surprise you with its exhibitions of modern art. The museum’s collection contains more than 400 works, and more than 1200 documentaries are kept in its videotheque. Established by Mark Soosaar, the art centre is extremely important in the cultural life of Pärnu.
Did you know...? *The international exhibition of nudes known as 'Man and Woman' has become a tradition at the museum *The Pärnu Film Festival, at which international documentaries compete with each other and new Estonian documentaries are premiered, has been held more than twenty times


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  • Vladimir S Vladimir S

    Nude bodies, you did not expect to see

    Very unusual attitude to human's nude body could be discovered from this museum. I am not a fan of modern art, but some pieces were OK.

  • Helen552259 Helen552259

    bit of an eye opener

    Im not into modern art really so this was not my favorite attractions but if you like and understand modern art it has some interesting exhibitions, The exhibition on when I visited was of naked men...

  • Susa S Susa S

    Small museum but worth the visit

    We visited the Pärnu Uue Kunsti Muuseum in July 2012 and now again in July 2015. The museum's annual Mees & Naine (Man & Woman) exhibition was once again interesting. The admission fee was around 3...

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