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Musee d'Art et d'Histoire Palais Massena

65 rue de France, 06000 Nice, France
+33 4 93 88 11 34
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65 rue de France, 06000 Nice, France
+33 4 93 88 11 34
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We bought a 1 day pass for 10€ each which covered this museum and others. We enjoyed this one better than the modern art museums. The ground floor is set out with paintings and furniture. We especially liked the pictures of Nice as it used...More

Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

A symmetrical looping staircase greets you on the walk up to the tall iron doors to the museum. Once inside the grand marble and divine rendering on the walls emanates a royal class to the building. Large portraits abseil from the ceiling throughout the corridors...More

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is old nice, the grandeur side. The mansion is beautiful and for many rooms has English cards to follow. I especially liked the historical photos that told of old Nice. This opportunity sparked my interest to learn more history of Nice. Besides I used...More

Thank Venusalberta33
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We purchased a 7 day pass to visit the museums in Nice. This one was our favourite. The instruments are well displayed and information clearly marked in both French and English.

Thank Our_Travels_2017
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This beautiful Palace is in fact the creation of a nouveaux riche family with a glorious past, a monument over their great ancestor Marchal Massena. The building is the work of Swedish born architect Tersling, often incorrectly said to be Danish. The upper floor has...More

1  Thank Lars L
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Wonderful villa with amazing interior. Fantastic rooms with an interesting history. Informative leaflets in several languages in every room. The floors have a great mosaic and the ceilings beautifully decorated. On the second floor there was a interesting exhibition of old Nice with maps that...More

1  Thank IngridSweden
Reviewed 25 January 2017

A bit of everthing. Nice building. History of he expantion of the town.Wonderful paintings of the former owner family in the staircase.

1  Thank malin s
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Even the painters were mostly locals the museum was very interesting. The building itself was a nice palace

1  Thank Florin F
Reviewed 31 December 2016

10 places in Nice for the price of entrance fee to one for ten euros for 48 hours. We saw Matisse and Roman history and this fascinating museum about Nice and Napoleon and how Nice became French.

1  Thank Flondy
Reviewed 23 November 2016

No, it isnt the biggest museum you will ever go to but it does have some really good historical photos of the area. We thought it was worth 10euros but if you are expecting a huge grand museum then you may not.

1  Thank Tim M
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27 December 2014|
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Closed Tiesdays. Open other days from 8:00 a.m.to 6:00 p.m.