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Fondation Bemberg

Address: Place d'Assezat | Hôtel d'Assézat, 31000 Toulouse, France (Saint Rome)
Phone Number: 33 05 61 12 06 89
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Ranked #4 of 92 things to do in Toulouse
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Art museums, Museums
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Type: Art museums, Museums
Hours:
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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Warwick
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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125 reviews 125 reviews
49 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
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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51 reviews 51 reviews
6 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
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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57 reviews 57 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
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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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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54 reviews 54 reviews
35 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
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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223 attraction reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
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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Aarhus, Denmark
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51 reviews 51 reviews
19 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The museum is situated in a very beautiful renaissance building. The rooms are thematic and tasteful painted and arranged. This is not a big collection but it contains several master pieces. There is a pleasant semicovered café in the court yard protected from noise, winds and hot sun.

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Paris, France
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93 reviews 93 reviews
34 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Visited this museum on a cold winter's day and had the place to myself. Very charming with many different rooms, themes, and pieces. Definitely worth a visit.

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