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Musee de l'Ecole de Nancy

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Address: 38 rue Sergent-Blandan, 54000, Nancy, France
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+33 3 83 40 14 86
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Must see in Nancy

Although a little bit away from the centre make the effort to visit. the rooms are full of incredible furniture and objet d'art and the displays of glass out of this world. Do... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 10, 2016
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Cranbrook, United Kingdom
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NuT
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2016

Nancy attracted us mainly so we could see its Art Nouveau heritage but this is the only building of the style that you can visit most days, and its displays are not very inspiring

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Cranbrook, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

Although a little bit away from the centre make the effort to visit. the rooms are full of incredible furniture and objet d'art and the displays of glass out of this world. Do take the audio-guide on your tour

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

Walked a long way to get here but it was definitely worth it. Tastefully done to still feel like a home but crammed with all sorts of beautiful things. Some breathtaking items especially large pieces of furniture and stained glass. Loved the bathroom- well OTT. The garden is also worth a leisurely stroll even in Autumn .Not to be missed.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

Nancy is famous for art nouveau works, and this former home of a wealthy collector is full of them. Most of the collection consists of furniture, glass and pottery by Emile Galle, and it is a joy to see. It is a bit of a drive from the heart of the city. Take a taxi or your GPS

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Thank Monty H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

I knew little about the 'Nancy School' of Art Nouveau before my visit, really an interesting museum - make sure to take in some of the neighbouring streets with their architectural gems when visiting!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

Since the building was not built to be a museum but the home of the artist E. Corbin, it is a bit crammed. However, a lot of furniture, paintings, glass art is exhibited. We missed textiles. Don't forget to visit the garden!! Best of all is the Japanese style house in the garden which used to house an aquarium. Very... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

This museum was the main reason we visited Nancy, as my companion is enamored of art nouveau, and this, literally, is its home. It was worth the detour and the rather long walk from Place Stanislas. A mansion built for a department store magnate, it houses all sorts of art nouveau expressions, from paintings to pottery to furniture. The labeling... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

If you are interested in Art Nouveau, this museum features an amazing collection of furniture, artwork and other artifacts from the period all housed within an interesting Art Nouveau building situated within a neighborhood that features many other buildings from the same period.

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

Beautiful display of art nouveau furniture and sculptures that will keep you in awe for many hours. Worth the walk from the town centre via the market.

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Paris, France
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

This museum is located out of the city centre. We decided to walk, which took around 40 minutes from the railway station. It's a slightly dull walk for the most part, but we did find a nice park with a typical Alsace house in it on the way back. The museum itself is nicely laid out like an art nouveau-fest... More 

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