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les Abattoirs

76 Allees Charles de Fitte, 31300, Toulouse, France
+33 5 62 48 58 00
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  • Average20%
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76 Allees Charles de Fitte, 31300, Toulouse, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Abattoirs were created 1823 as beautiful brick buildings to slaughter and sell meat. This was abandoned in 1988 and the buildings were closed... At the end of the 1980's, these old, unused, deteriorating buildings were squatted by musicians and artists. They fixed up the...More

Thank happy9710
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Great building! Modern art is often locate in venues with low ceilings and small rooms. This was fantastic! I felt as though I was in a movie set. (Who would have thought that a former slaughter house would be a highly attractive modern art venue?)...More

Thank 155PaulD155
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Be warned: it is really modern art. If you are not into that, you won't like it. Depending on the exhibition, there can be interactive pieces. The permanent exhibition isn't as impressive I think. It is a small museum but very interesting. Love it! There...More

Thank Marianne S
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I'm not fan of modern art, but the museum is well organise and situated. It was a good moment even if I didn't understand all of this kind of expression.

Thank MiguelV76
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This a very alternative type of art museum, you have been warned! It is €7 per adult but concessions is €4 which wasn't too bad. The building is lovely to be in even if a bit strange considering what it used to be. The gallery...More

Thank traveller_miri
Reviewed 30 December 2016

You do tend to wonder what type of experience you will have when you are aware of a building's past! Nevertheless, we had a very special experience whilst visiting Les Abattoirs. The building is perfect for hosting a whole range of modern art exhibits. Although...More

Thank MRB01
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

This is one of the objects that must be visited. museums showcasing contemporary art from renowned artists. there is a bar and restaurant at the back of the building and a souvenir shop

Thank THE R
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Lovely building by the river but current collections on geometric elements in photography, architecture and installations were less interesting for me, personally. Again it's modern art - it doesn't always make sense to us...A few lively video projections.

Thank Michelle O
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

The building is interesting and well restored. Collection inside is mediocre if you ask me.. Take time to have a look at the river Garonne at the steps in park behind the museum.

Thank tkamper
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Plus we got a senior discount! Only 7 Euros. It has several changing contemporary exhibitions plus at the moment, a ginormous Picasso theatre backdrop painting.

Thank C R
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