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Nice visit

This museum is next to the cathedral, easy to combine and with a free entrance. Small collection of... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2018
DimiEG
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Chartres, France
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Eclectic art collection in the former bishops palace

The museum is housed in the former bishops palace, and the building is quite nice, both inside and... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2018
Katrien S
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Ghent, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Housed in the former Bishop's Palace, the Museum of Fine Arts in Chartres is adjacent to Chartres Cathedral. The garden of the Bishop’s Palace has three levels of terraces which overlook the Eure River valley and offer a stunning view of the Old Town. Their...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2018

all good, particularly the catheedral light show. This is so good that we returned to see it again this year. The ambience of the cathedral area is also intoxicating.

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Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

This museum is next to the cathedral, easy to combine and with a free entrance. Small collection of religious objects, sculptures and paintings. The best thing to see is the Vlaminck painting collection and the building itself. The gardens offer a great view of the...More

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Reviewed March 15, 2018

The museum is housed in the former bishops palace, and the building is quite nice, both inside and outside. Inside there is still the private chapel, not withstanding the cathedral is about 10 metres away. Inside they have a decent collection of medieval e-mails, mostly...More

Thank Katrien S
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Interesting collection of sculpture and paintings. Wonderful views of Chartres from the gardens at the back.

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Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

A small but very interesting Museum in Chartres . Showing old and modern art, paintings, sculptures, furniture and archeological finds. Right next to the cathédrale so easy to combine in one visit .

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