Musee national des beaux-arts du Quebec (MNBAQ), Quebec City

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At Musee national des beaux-arts du Quebec (MNBAQ), 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 Musee national des beaux-arts du Quebec (MNBAQ) and all Quebec City has to offer by arranging your trip with our Quebec City trip generator.
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  • un musée fabuleux par son architecture intérieuer ,un lieu culturel étonnant a ne pas rater ,en plus il s'y passe beaucoup de choses 
  • Architecture magnifique,à visiter absolument.La lumière est omniprésente et tout est grand, aéré .Un endroit où les œuvres d'art sont mises en valeur.Grande sobriété et vue magnifique partout . 
  • L'ouverture du pavillon Lassonde du MNBAQ est remarquable. Rare sont les musées qui permettent une vue sur l'extérieur. En outre, ce pavillon dispose d'un escalier majestueux, et que dire des expositi...  more »