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Oasis of calm & culture

We came here drawn by the fascinating idea of the current exhibition, exploring the relationship... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
Susie W
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Bath, United Kingdom
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Interesting small museum

We enjoyed looking round this small museum which had some interesting works of art by local artists.

Reviewed May 28, 2018
bonnie1985
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sweden
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

We sat in the cafe beside the museum first, and enjoyed lovely local cheese & wine. Then enjoyed the serene garden in the shade for a while before we set out to the museum. We entered last 45min or so for half price which wasn't...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We came here drawn by the fascinating idea of the current exhibition, exploring the relationship between poetry and art. We weren’t disappointed - we discovered wonderful examples of each, and both. In addition, the cool calm of the space, inside and out - how wonderful...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Susie W
Reviewed May 28, 2018

We enjoyed looking round this small museum which had some interesting works of art by local artists.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2017

Worth a visit - good permanent collection focussed on local artists, and fascinating special El Greco exhibition. 10 euro entry meant visitor numbers were reasonable and noise levels low, and it was possible to see everything without jostling elbows with others

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Went here at the end of the day when we had a couple of hours to spare, which was good as it was open till​ 7. Expected something just on the poet, but there were some beautiful pictures and a lovely view from the top...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed October 12, 2016

An extremely pleasant surprise to enjoy this attractive, peaceful and welcoming building on the hill overlooking the Mediterranean in Sete. The very professionally displayed works from their own collection and the temporary exhibition (Max Ernst and Yves Tanguy) when we visited should have this shortlisted...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed October 4, 2016

its a great art space, the paintings are well displayed, the temporary exhibtions are worth seeing, there is a great coffee shop

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

9 euros for a mediocre collection ...that's expensive ! Especially if you only want to see a temporary exhibition . But location is beautiful ....and that's free .

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed September 5, 2016

With a room of Paul Valery artefacts and a reasonable permanent collection for a local gallery, what makes this gallery special is the temporary exhibitions. We visited for the Ernst Tanguy show and spent two solid hours there. Excellent selection of work, with good captioning...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 8, 2016

Some local paintings, special exhibitions, very well curated.Lovely quiet location. Great coffee shop/brasserie

Date of experience: August 2016
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