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Musee d'Art Inuit Brousseau

39 rue St-Louis, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada (Downtown Quebec City)
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Ranked #93 of 144 Attractions in Quebec City
Type: Art Museums
Description: The museum has CLOSED following the transfer of the collection to the Musée National des Beaux-Arts du Québec.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

Go to the QC City Museum of Art to see the incredible pieces, all made by Inuit ("Eskimo") artists. The collection is too big to see all of it at the M of A, but you will get a good idea of its components.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2011

Had the good fortune to have someone explain the meaning of some of the sculptures and place them in context for us. The art had an hypnotic effect. One could stay there for a long time just being with it.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2008

I have been the the Louvres and I can tell you that they have not send their best pieces for this exposition. When your starting your visit, the museum will pass you a small book so you can read about every pieces of this exposition. Good lock after that because it is not easy to follow the numbers inside each... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2005

July 2005 - went to this museum which I had previously visited & loved. There is still a superlative Inuit gallery run by the Brousseau family, but the museum no longer exists. The collection has been bought by a museum in Quebec and will be given a permanent home, although it is not operational yet. Sorry I don't have more... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2002

Great place to visit while in Quebec City! Strongly encourage to see!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2002

I can strongly recommend the Musee d'art Inuit Brousseau. I visited in January 2002 and enjoyed a temporary collection of art by Inuit women, including some sophisticated drawings and sculptures that provoked my imagination and deepened my curiosity and interest in Inuit art. The cost is $6 Canadian and is well worth it.

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