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Musee National Marc Chagall

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Address: Avenue du Docteur Menard, 06000 Nice, France
Phone Number: 04 93 53 87 20
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This museum has a large collection of works by Marc Chagall, the famous...

This museum has a large collection of works by Marc Chagall, the famous Russian-born painter and designer.

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Chagall Museum

This was an interesting museum of Marc Chagall work, the film has English Sub titles on alternate hours

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Watford, United Kingdom

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Watford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was an interesting museum of Marc Chagall work, the film has English Sub titles on alternate hours

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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What makes this sight so interesting is that fact that Chagall himself was involved in the design and display of the paintings. They are reall well displayed in a very attractive building. The paintings are very intricate with amazing detail. Do not miss the audio guide as it provides great insight into the paintings and their symbolism.

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Nice, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For anyone interested in art this museum is a must if you are visiting Nice. The building constructed during Chagall's lifetime was built specially to house a large donation of paintings of the artist. It and the garden are gorgeous, but the collection is very impressive. Not to be missed is an excellent film about Chagall (English version shown at... More 

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Laytown, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Missed Matisse church in Vence, but museum , which even a long walk uphill was worth the climb in Nice. Went to see Orthodox Church. Breathtaking.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Chagall Museum is absolutely fabulous. To my surprise, one of the delights of the experience was the movie of Chagall's life (given at 1,00 p.m. in English). I really enjoyed hearing Chagall humbly discuss his art and was fascinated by the old photographs. Further the museum has everything from stain glass to mosaics to all the religious art displayed... More 

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Kuopio, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a visit! Reserve time to watch the movie about Chagall, worth the time in order to understand the paintings a bit better. Relatively small exhibition but gives a good picture of the painter.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife is an artist and so this was certainly a highlight of our trip. I enjoyed the large collection and the opportunity to learn more about this important and fascinating artist, who contributed so much. The 8 euro price represents excellent value. It is an easy walk from Place Massena.

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New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the reasons we planned our trip to Nice, was to visit this museum. Their website said that after extended restoration it would reopen on January 2. When we got there, a few days later, the gate was closed and there was a sign on it that repeated the information on the website... they didn't even bother to change... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fitting tribute to one of the 20th century's greatest artists. Most of the works are in series, telling joined stories. The audio guide is a must, giving a much greater understanding to the symbols used by the artist.

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We new young Chagall’s art but not so much his later years work. You need to learn a little about his art and biography before going to the museum. They show a short move in English. Watch the film to understand Chagall.

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