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Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal

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Thierry Mugler Couturissime

I went to this exhibit today and was not disappointed. I have been to a few exhibits in the past... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Andre T
Toronto, Canada
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Amazing Collection

What an amazing collection and I bet we didn't even see 1/2 of the exhibits. The Dali's and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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The MMFA is one of Canada’s most visited museums and the eighth-most visited museum in North America, boasting more than 1.3 million visitors. The MMFA's original temporary exhibitions combine various artistic disciplines – fine arts, music, film...more
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1380 Sherbrooke W, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1J5, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went to this exhibit today and was not disappointed. I have been to a few exhibits in the past years and this museum never failed to impress me.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Andre T
Reviewed 3 days ago

What an amazing collection and I bet we didn't even see 1/2 of the exhibits. The Dali's and Picasso's were amazing!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We are not the type of family that normally spends hours in art museums -but we happily stayed here for 3 hours. It had a huge collection of very interesting exhibits with the emphasis on modern and contemporary art, including for First nations. What a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank GXCarroll
Reviewed 1 week ago

Of course you must visit the Beaux-Arts in Montreal. I hadn't been in a while and enjoyed my recent visit to the max. I managed to catch the Thierry Mugler Couturissime show; it was pandemonium, but it was worth it. Electrifying. What a wonderful curating....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank William G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are very fortunate in Montreal to have this unique, and I believe first ever Mugler exhibition. Mugler is famous for not only his costumes, and the myriad of celebrities who have worrn them, but also for his photographs and perfumes and the exhbition covers...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank BillyUpUp
Reviewed 1 week ago

For the price of the ticket it allowed you to visit 5 buildings all with multiple levels including the special visiting exhibition the Thierry Mugler. The gallery is filled with high quality artworks that is displayed with such thought. My favourite rooms were the international...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a spectacular never before seen exposé of the life work of Thierry Mugler, the enigmatic costume designer who in the 80’s built incredible costumes for Macbeth and has since clothed Madonna Beyoncé, David Bowie and countless others in the most outlandish costumes imaginable

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Ascottbutler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended the Calder exhibition showcasing his works: wire sculptures, paintings and mobiles to show motion in art. The museum has at least three buildings connected by passages underground. Rodin's The Thinker sculpture is also there. Many talented artists local Canadian, American and foreign international pieces...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank iomedia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

on until September 8, 2019 and a must for anyone with even the slightest interest in fashion and design, the Mugler exhib is huge with over 140 garments, many videos, and photos by famous photographers. To get a good look expect to spend a couple...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank innaMontreal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is always top on our list of places to visit in Montreal. Exhibitions high quality. The special temporary exhibits are the best that museums can offer. So fortunate we can visit the museum annually. Food selections in the cafeteria are creative and tasty....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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October 4, 2018|
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Response from citytraveler70 | Reviewed this property |
The entrance fee to the entire permanent collection is free. The only extra charge is if you wish to view whatever special exhibition would be currently on when you are visiting Montreal.
August 30, 2018|
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Response from weedsmoore | Reviewed this property |
No. There's a Calder exhibition until the end of February. Well worth the visit.
November 22, 2017|
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Response from adammO5220CB |
It is not.