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Address: Francis Rachel Street Victoria, Victoria, Mahe Island, Seychelles
Phone Number: 321333
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Interesting small collection

Although the portraits of local identities were of people unknown to us, it was pleasing that they had thought to commission an artist to do them as part of their history. I am... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 9, 2015
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We had been given a tourist map by our hotel which showed the National Museum here as well. A lady at reception told us the museum was now closed. So we had a look through the public areas of the art gallery. There are 2 modest rooms, one containing general art, presumably by local artists and the other containing portraits... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Although the portraits of local identities were of people unknown to us, it was pleasing that they had thought to commission an artist to do them as part of their history. I am sure they will be treasured in later years. There were also a number of paintings by local artists in the adjoining room. Mostly the styles would be... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

There is a national portrait gallery most likely of important local historical figures and next to this gallery there was more local art work form local artists. basic paintings rather with scenery and portraits, figurative and classic style. Interesting little break in the middle of the small Victoria buzz

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