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Pinacotheque de Paris

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Address: 28, Place Madeleine, 75 008 Paris, France
Phone Number: 01 42 68 02 01
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10:30 am - 6:30 pm
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Wed 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thu 10:30 am - 6:30 pm
Fri 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Tue 10:30 am - 6:30 pm

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A thoughtful and worthwhile little show

It’s impossible not to sympathize with the reviewers who complain about the crowds here, but that shouldn’t keep you away: this is a thoughtful little show that sets Klimt’s work... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

It’s impossible not to sympathize with the reviewers who complain about the crowds here, but that shouldn’t keep you away: this is a thoughtful little show that sets Klimt’s work in the context of the Viennese Secession (a revolutionary event every bit as important as the Impressionist movement). Juxtapositions of his work and the work of his influential contemporaries highlight... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Street art expo was good, but a bit out of context. Klimt expo is a rip off. Only 2 originals. For the price, not worth it

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Long lines to buy a ticket, pretty crowded, but well worth it. This was head and shoulders above any other exhibition we saw in Paris. Go.

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Paris, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

This is a place you definitely do not want to go: expensive, crowded and misleading! I've seen a number of their exhibitions and every single time it was a disappintment (Goya, Klimt...). Their communication and advertising services are very skilled: every time they sell a famous artist but when you get there the artists' works are few and far between.... More 

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South Bend, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

The Pinacotheque has an exhibit on graffiti art called Le Pressionnisme 1970-1990. I initially rushed through the exhibit wondering why I came and then began to notice a very 60's kind of revolutionary feeling. I then revisited the exhibit and was glad I did. The artists are mainly Americans, but sadly, all the text was in French. I wish there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Every time in Paris I go to The Louvre and D´Orsay. This time I went to see this place. It had a wonderful exposition of George Klimt. The Pinacotheque is located at Madeleine just a side of Maison Fauchon, where you can have a magnificent lunch, choosing in a greatest deli what you want to eat.

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Oslo, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We visited the Klimt exhibition - which focus on the Beethoven freezes and on Vienna and the art of his time. The queue was quite long - so we had to wait about 30 min. It is a bit cramped inside, and all the information on the walls are in french only. Which means you will miss quite a few... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Really disappointing.!!Expected to see much more about Klimt. The entire tour didn't last one hour. Better buy a ticket to Vienna to see the real deal!!

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

visited a fantastic collective on Gustav Klimt and his successors, everyone from Egom Von Schiele, Carl Moll, and a series of sculptures, as well as paintings representing the times of expressionism once Klimt pioneered in this movement, erotic drawings, some of his most famous works, Judith and Salome the original femme fatale

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

An outstanding exposition of Gustav Klimt and his generation, with special reference to the artistic relationship between artists and intelectuals in Vienna and Paris during the pre WWI. A must visit!

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Additional Information about Pinacotheque de Paris

Address: Address: 28, Place Madeleine, 75 008 Paris, France
Phone Number: 01 42 68 02 01
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Opera / Bourse
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 6:30 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 6:30 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 6:30 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 6:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 6:30 pm

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The neighborhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades, and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here, modern day workers continue to take advantage of the legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theaters, and cinemas sit side by side with French bistros predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in another. The area is most famous for the Palais Garnier opera house and glamorous department stores.
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