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Musee des Beaux-Arts

Opens in 11 min: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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A Fine Arts and History experience

If you love Renascence and Fine Arts this place is well worth visit and an exceptional world of art... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
MrTcs
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Nantes, France
Much larger than expected

We had passed this several times so decided to visit. Actually much larger than we expected... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
mitch w
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Bordeaux, France
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The museum, housed in an old private mansion, displays two permanent collections: Fine Arts (350 paintings and sculptures from the 14th century to the present day) and The History of Angers (550 archaeological pieces and objets d’art from the...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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14 rue du Musee, 49100, Angers, France
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

If you love Renascence and Fine Arts this place is well worth visit and an exceptional world of art and history. Large with multiple floors you will be able to travel through the history from the city and exceptional renascence paintings and emotions.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

We had passed this several times so decided to visit. Actually much larger than we expected. Thousands of paintings from different periods. Very enjoyable.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mitch w
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Another nice beaux arts site. An interesting spin on local history (as most have), some highly prized artworks and artefacts. I think the David d’Angers museum next door should be included in the price or at least entry at a reduced rate. I’d rate both...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

Angers calls itself the "City of History and Art," and the Musee des Beaux Arts is one of the jewels in the crown. The collection does not include any major works but it does include works by major artists such as Rodin, Fragonard, Watteau, Sisley,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I'm not one for endless galleries displaying paintings of obese infants being suckled by overweight mothers/wet-nurses while heads of other infants with wings instead of bodies look on, however my wife was keen to visit, so we went and to be fair, there were some...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank louthrambler
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The Musee des Beaux-Arts is a nice museum with a fair collection of historic paintings and sculptures, and some modern art. I like all museums so this was a great attraction, but if you're looking for something spectacular you might be better served in a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kerry C
Reviewed 22 August 2017

My wife and I spent the rest of our afternoon having visited the sculptures exhibition here having purchased a combined ticket and found it to be an enthralling experience. If you like art then do go

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Some beautiful works of art in this museum make it the visit well worth a visit. The first two are by ?Auguste Bodinier and the third one by Jean-jacques Henner.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A beautiful museum that contains beautiful works of all periods. The access is perfect for people with reduced mobility and attentive staff. A very beautiful frame both inside and outside.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

I'm giving this museum one star not because there is anything amiss with the museum itself, which has been housed in a fine 15th century building since 1769 and which underwent lengthy refurbishment at the beginning of this century. In fact it is rather fine,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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