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Musee des Beaux Arts

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Address: Palais des Beaux Arts, Place de la Republique, 59000, Lille, France
Phone Number: 00 33 3 20 06 78 00
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Mon 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wed - Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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CLOSED Tuesdays, for the Braderie (1st weekend in Sept) and some public...

CLOSED Tuesdays, for the Braderie (1st weekend in Sept) and some public holidays. Hours: Monday; 14.00-18.00; Wed-Sun 10.00-18.00 (later opening until 19.00 on Fri) .

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A gorgeous collection

The Wiki page for this museum let's you know exactly what you are going to see so there should be no disappointment. The sculptures are stunning and there are a wealth of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Elle S
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Wiki page for this museum let's you know exactly what you are going to see so there should be no disappointment. The sculptures are stunning and there are a wealth of paintings for every taste. Loved it.

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Thank Elle S
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum is nice to walk through, especially on Sundays when the city is pretty quiet. Doesn't take a long time to go through it, and has some paintings and statues from famous artists.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very good pre-match adventure, with excellent cartoon projections around the museum which help to demystify the experience and which children will love.

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England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

The Musee is vast and one could easily spend several days here. We enjoyed a stimulating couple of hours and would certainly like to return. The exhibits are largely paintings and sculptures.

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Thank DavidLondon2008
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

The museum is animated by a cartoonist just now, his works flashing up between the regular treasures. It's drawing a young crowd. Some exceptional works ... I was most pleased by a Brueghel.

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Thank Grogbox
Paris
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Well worth the entrance price (7 euros) for a comprehensive trip through European art history. The circular sofas are brilliant for a lie-down now and again, and the little comic strip videos explain stuff in easy-to-understand terms. No-one minded a toddler running about, hooting with joy.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

This museum is amazing. It is at the start simple but... A city museum with Rodin statues, Van Gogh and zadkine... It is an huge building with amazing great architecture. Well worth the 7,- entrance fee.

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New romney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Visiting for the weekend via the Eurostar .. They offer 2 for 1 on museums so on a rainy morning thought we would check it out. Museum is big but has plenary of interest .. Sculptures , books , modern twists, Zep the cartoonist is now on show and they have done a great job of integrating his work within... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

I went here for a few hours and really enjoyed it. It's quite large. There's also an audio guide included in the price if you ask for it!

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Huldenberg, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

There was a time...when Lille and Flanders (Flemish speaking region of Belgium) wore closely linked, even politically and certainly culturally. Nowadays, Lille is a very important economic pole in the Nord, but the cultural part has not been neglected. As a proof, this wonderful museum which leaves you stunned and makes the visitors discover what Flanders offered as painters in... More 

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