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Site Granet XXe, Collection Jean Planque

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small but nice

Small but interesting and unique collection. Great building. Unknown pictures of Picasso and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Great collection

My favourite museum in Aix. Do go for the audio guide as you gain so much more information about... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2018
Annette S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small but interesting and unique collection. Great building. Unknown pictures of Picasso and others. Close to the center of Aix

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pato1963
Reviewed 16 November 2018

My favourite museum in Aix. Do go for the audio guide as you gain so much more information about the collector and his relationship with the artists.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Annette S
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Fascinating collection of art. Well displayed. Picasso and Cezanne. And others not expected. Well done

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mark D
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Total surprise after a disappointing visit to the Granet. The collection is eclectic but really special. Van Gogh Picasso and many other highlights. The collector's story and how it all came to be is really special.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank seattlesez
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This incredible art museum didn't come up on my radar until we came across the special Picasso exhibit. When they informed us that the rest of the museum was around the corner, the momentum and art got even better.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank chicago90Phoenix
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Small chapel converted for a good collection of modern art. Included in ticket for the Musee Grandet. Opened late both days we tried to get in, at 1pm instead of 10am.

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 27 September 2018

You should visit the extension of Musée Granet devoted to the fabulous Foundation Jean Planque. Many famous painters are represented among them Picasso, Dubuffet, Cezanne, Degas etc... Sure you will appreciate this earlier Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs, with the beautiful renovation inside architecture !

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank chrichen
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This is an off-shoot of the Musee Granet round the corner. It has a great collection of works by well-known (Picasso, Cezanne) and less well known painters and sculptors. Well worth a visit. There is also a lift to get you to the two upper...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 24 August 2018

The Twentieth Century branch of Musee Granet contains some surprises - a fascinating Van Gogh, a Gauguin portrait, a Sonia Delaunay portrait, some super Debuffets. The setting is a converted church and it is airy and light and a superb place in which to see...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Tom H
Reviewed 9 July 2018

A beautifully, interestingly curated exhibit in perfect surroundings. Charming staff. A place to spend worthwhile few hours when in Aix. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Notmoaning
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