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Musee des Beaux-Arts

3 place Stanislas, Nancy, France
03-83-85-30-72
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Ranked #3 of 19 Attractions in Nancy
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Art Museums
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Vancouver, Canada
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77 reviews 77 reviews
49 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

A very spacious gallery, with a lovely diversity of collections to appeal to many tastes. Be sure to look for works by Emile Friant in the contemporary wing; his faces are incredible!

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Battle, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

A very wide collection of paintings from different periods - many by French painters that I had never heard of but will look out for now.

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New York City, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Spacious 4 floors of exhibits. Especially enjoyed Cortot's work and the Daum glassware and vase exhibit.

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Enkhuizen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

One of our principles is to visit at all costs a museum with a Bonnard painting in it's collection. Bonnard is the Mozart of the painters, you may not like everything, but the work always makes one realise that one is a human being and not a dog. Again, we were not dissapointed. The museum has an extreme rich collection.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

A little jewel of a museum, on Place Stanislas, another jewel. Take two hours to wander around the museum, and then wander outside to marvel at it's setting. I only intended to spend an hour inside, but extended it to 2+. Highly recommended!

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Soestduinen, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Great museum with an extensive collection of works of art over several centuries and from artist from different European countries. Also a beautiful collection of Daum cristallery.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This museum has a bit of everything and apart from the Daum collection there is not much that sticks out. The huge Rubens is spectacular and the so-called Caravaggio, well, make up your own mind on that one. The 19th and 20th century paintings section had some good works but hung in a rather chaotic way. The best part of... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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38 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

This is a good art gallery with some really interesting local artists as well as more famous works. Shame that the man selling the tickets on our visit was so rude! Not many rude people in Nancy - but he was an exception.

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Sarasota
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7 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

After braving the crowds in Paris, visiting this museum was a great treat. It is small but with a very nice collection including some of the old masters and many from the French impressionist period. The entrance is only 6 euros and no crowds.

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San Francisco, California
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60 reviews 60 reviews
35 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

This eclectic museum has a wide variety of art. While I am not necessarily a glass fan, the Daum pieces on display are very nice. I lucked into visiting on what seemed like a quiet day. The staff was very helpful explaining some of the pieces. I spent about 2 hours and felt like I got a nice taste of... More

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