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Musee des Beaux-Arts

Nimes, France
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Ranked #13 of 18 Attractions in Nimes
Type: Art Museums
Most recent review
- Aug 3, 2014
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Sibiu County, Romania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We were traveling in vacation in Nimes France. We parked our car behind the Museum of beautiful arts. after taking a tour in the city for two hours we came back and our car disappeared. The local police was unbelievably unsympathetic to the situation. They made no effort to resolve the case. Took them eight hours to create a verbal... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Good collection. Relatively small so do make time to visit as it's not going to eat into too much time. Check opening times.

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San Francisco, California
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This is a must for art lovers. It is one of the great museums in the world. The central court has a mammoth Roman mosaic on display.

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Eastcote, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Small but had a diverse range of French and Italian paintings dating from the 1400's onwards. A better gift shop would have been helpful as we would have bought posters of some of the paintings

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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

The museum is in a lovely building. The collection is well worth visiting, with some good examples of Provençal landscapes. Particularly worth seeng is the large mosaic on the ground floor.

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Avignon, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

The museum boasts sculptures, paintings and beautiful architecture and makes for a good visit as it is not very large which allows one to concentrate more fully on the works exhibited. The museum currently exhibits works (paintings and drawings) by the Nimes-born painter Charles-Joseph Natoire as well as other French, Italian and Flemish works. One room displays paintings dedicated to... More

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