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Fondation Bemberg

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Address: Place d'Assezat | Hôtel d'Assézat, 31000 Toulouse, France
Phone Number: 33 05 61 12 06 89
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10:00 am - 12:30 pm
1:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Tue - Wed 1:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Thu 1:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sun 1:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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small gem in Toulouse

Visited the Fondation Bemberg based on TripAdvisor reviews. I was not disappointed. We received a lot of background info on how the museum began, the collection and the man... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
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Portland, OR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Visited the Fondation Bemberg based on TripAdvisor reviews. I was not disappointed. We received a lot of background info on how the museum began, the collection and the man behind it from the front desk. I love small museums and this was a treat. Amazing private collection of artwork in many mediums.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This is a fine building, housing a very interesting and mixed collection of fine art. I enjoyed the modernist paintings particularly.

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Warwick
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

Greatly enjoyed the varied collection of the Fondation Bamberg. Well worth the admission fee. It felt like I was walking through the home of an art collector rather than a museum. (The building housing the collection is impressive in itself.). The first room, the Venice room, is a perfect introduction to the collection with several Canalettos. The portrait room, my... More 

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Bournemouth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Beautiful mansion houses housing an amazing private collection with works by many of the most famous French artists (Bonnard, Toulouse-Lautrec, Degas, Manet, Sisley, etc.). The gallery is set out in a series of rooms, each depicting a particular period of French history, with furniture and objet d'arts to match. Highly recommended.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

The Fondation Bemberg is a must art collection, housed within a Renaissance villa. The impressionist paintings are stunning.

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Berkeley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

This is a great small museum, little visited I suspect. Large collection of Bonnard's. Lovely old building.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The building itself is beautiful on the outside and really draws your eye. Once Inside you are met with a great exhibition with losts of paintings and sculptures but the best part is definitely the floor of impressionim paintings (although seeing Picasso's doodles was certainly a treat). There are some truly gorgeous pieces with a fantastic selection of works by... More 

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Toulouse, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We were very pleasantly surprised and extremely impressed with Bemberg's private collection of paintings. The first floor of the Hotel Assézat with 7 rooms is dedicated to his Renaissance European collection with some Asian pieces. The second floor with his collection of impressionist/post impressionist works made this visit very worthwhile for us. I will definitely come back to visit this... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This was an interesting stop with some interesting art but if you've been to the D'Orsay museum in Paris, this is less impressive repeat.

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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Really loved our visit. Larger than we expected. Great art in great condition well displayed and lit. Reasonable price for what you get.

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