Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec City

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At Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, survey a vast collection of art from notable Quebec artists. Founded in 1933, the museum spreads across three buildings--one of them a repurposed prison--and boasts more than 25,000 pieces, ranging from the 18th century to modern times. Wander the spacious pavilions and admire permanent and temporary exhibits of local art, from the French colonial era to the famous 20th-century Quebecois painters. Take a break in the cafe, or relax and enjoy the scenic park view from the restaurant. See Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec and all Quebec City has to offer by arranging your trip with our Quebec City trip generator.
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  • Suzor-Coté 3rd floor for historic Quebec paintings: Suzor-Coté steals the show. His plaster carvings of the trapper, pioneer couple, numerous sketches and paintings are what stands out in my memory. A...  more »
  • Hospitality very well... PRICEY parking... We had some good advice... We guide in the selection of the path to make new outstanding Pavilion at the structural level...
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  • Whether you like or not art, we can watch... places are big and clean. The history of the building is nice to discover. Go through the different rooms in an almost religious silence makes a weird sensation. It was a first for me and I enjoyed the activity
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