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Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen

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Esplanade Marcel Duchamp, 76000, Rouen, France
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All reviews impressionist collection impressionist works provincial museum great collection fine art french art couple of hours two floors ticket desk art lovers admission fee lovely building small museum on display well worth a visit sisley artists
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Admission is free to this awesome museum which holds lots of art and even few pieces of Monet. I was surprised how little security was there. Must see when in Rouen

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Banff2013
Reviewed December 22, 2018 via mobile

What really struck me was the large number of great master’s works, and the modest security. There was one or two guards on the entire upper floor, where Monets, Sisleys, and many others reside. Temperature controlled, but who’s guarding the masterworks? Odd finding. Fairly quick...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

Thought this lived up to its reputation as the best art collection outside Paris. The Impressionist collection is particularly impressive. Not crowded which makes it a particular pleasure to visit. The local impressionist collection is strong and there are some good examples by the lead...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

The collection of impressionists' art works in this museum is so amazing. Thanksfully, it was not crowded and we could view the masterpieces easily. This is a "do not miss" especially for art lovers.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

A good museum with a fine collection of impressionists. The permanent collection is well worth seeing.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 13, 2018

This Museum of Fine art is definetely worth a visit. Great selection of Impressionists. Wonderful display of Monet's Wonderful colours.....

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 31, 2018

An amazing art gallery - far larger than we expected. Not all of the paintings on display were to our taste, but that is to be expected. We loved the impressionists, particularly Monet.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Spectacular building with pleasant and helpful staff. It is free to visit the non-exhibition areas but you need to get a ticket from the ticket desk on the right as you enter. Lots of darker older style art but only one or two modern pieces...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

I was referred to this museum by the Tourism Office and wasn't disappointed. The entrance is free except for the Marcel Duchamp Exhibition. Little did I know that Monet's major works are here and so are other Impressionists. I was happy to see Delacroix's works...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank LadyTourbiez
Reviewed August 16, 2018

The museum is probably best know for its impressionist especially Monet, but use the time to look at other parts of the museum. What really caught my eye was "Democritus" by Diego Velázquez. A painting full of humour and warmth.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Sananish | Reviewed this property |
I walked in winter was for free, summer I think with money I don’t think you need to book ahead it’s not so busy usually Fees no clue but shouldnt be a lot
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Response from KellyChastain | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they have this painting in Rouen. There are only two Monet's (that I remember) both images of Notre Dame and they are both later works. I don't remember seeing this specific painting while I was there. I hope... More