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19 Chemin des Collettes, 06800 Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
+33 4 93 20 61 07
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing house in really beautiful grounds full of olive trees. Many of Renoir's original works on display along with films of the artist, his painting studio and other works by his friends. A great place to visit even if you are not an art lover....More

3  Thank hypnomick
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Musee Renoir is his former villa where he spent many years before his death. The gardens and the building's exterior are beautiful. The interior is sparely furnished with lovely antiques and some of Renoir's original furnishings. His studio is pretty much as he left it....More

2  Thank bmkutok
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Renoir and his family had been living in this villa for 12 years. Though you can see only 10-12 paintings by Renoir himself the Museum well worth a visit. Upon Renoirs pantings Michel Guino formed sculptures. You can see other painter's paintigs of the house...More

Thank Agnes56
Reviewed August 20, 2018

The Musee Renoir is in essence the house and olive groves where Renoir lived and painted during his time in this area. The ancient olive trees themselves are alone worth the visit. The house itself and the two studios therein where he painted give a...More

1  Thank Edward S
Reviewed July 10, 2018

This was an interesting visit, we thoroughly enjoyed the visit of the house and beautiful grounds. One tip is that on the first Sunday of every month there is no charge for the visit.

1  Thank KD1956
Reviewed June 10, 2018

If you are a fan of Renoir, his house is well worth a visit. You will gain interesting insights into his family life and the force of will that enabled him to continue painting even when crippled with arthritis. The studio in which he painted...More

2  Thank Barry C
Reviewed June 8, 2018

We went on Wednesday afternoon in order to do the guided tour. The guide was both knowledgeable and entertaining. He showed us the gardens with century old olive trees (dating back to Francois I) as well as the house. We got an idea of where...More

1  Thank 31normann
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Since Renoir is one of our favorites, it was easy to decide to visit his home. Do not expect a vast number of his works, although the few that are here are wonderful. Expect a location where one can see centuries-old olive trees, a hillside...More

3  Thank Patrick M
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Loved this small, intimate house and gardens. It brought it home to us the love of the house, we particularly liked the gardens with the Venus sculpture ! Very nice staff and shop .

Thank HenleyJim
Reviewed May 13, 2018

You can visit Renoir's house and gardens out of curiosity or to say you've been. Or you can go there to pay homage to and feel the energy of an artist who proved to be a lightening rod for all that makes us good in...More

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Response from HenleyJim | Reviewed this property |
Tickets can be bought at the museum.