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This museum is located in the Assézat palace who belonged to local rich pastel merchants. The collection of paintings in their original environnement are beautifull and astonishing, the richest collection of médiéval and impressionnist art.
A surprisingly large Palace in the middle of Toulouse with a collection of paintings, ceramics and domestic items. There is a restaurant on the ground floor which we didn't try but looked good on the plates of diners who had had lunch there.
I'd been told a visit to this building/ancient mansion/museum was a "must-do".
In other words, I shouldn't miss it.
Entry is €8.
Thankfully, I had my 3-day Toulouse Pass Tourisme card, so I just showed that and didn't have to pay the entry fee. This...More
OK, this isn't Paris, so adjust your expectations to a worthy regional collection. Having said that the second floor has a good collection of Impressionist works which are very pleasing to the eye.
Best of all, the guided tours are a real bargain. We paid...More
A rich and diverse private collection with a solid grouping of works by Cranach, and a very good post-Impressionist and fauvistes section. We could use an audio-guide, or more explanation on the art works. Closing between 12:30PM and 1:30PM is a nuisance.