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Musee des Beaux-Arts de Caen, Caen

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Art Museum
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Caen, a fine arts museum in Caen, was founded at the start of the 19th century and rebuilt in 1971 within the ducal château. Its many treasures include various Italian, Flemish, French Renaissance and contemporary artworks. Admire paintings, drawings, sculptures, miniatures, and much more. You also can find prints from the Mancel collection. The museum organizes workshops for younger audiences and adults. Its public, curatorial library holds more than 20,000 art history volumes. Put Musee des Beaux-Arts de Caen into our Caen tourist route planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Caen.
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  • Indeed, it's free but not open before 11: 00. The free ticket entitles to the visit of the Museum of Normandy on the same site. This museum has not excited me but it's a very personal appreciation.
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  • This modern, perfectly integrated in the Ducal Castle Museum presents a collection of paintings, ancient and modern of great interest. He now also to the temporary exhibitions of current artist of worldwide reputation.
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  • We deambulle pleasantly in beautiful rooms or is showcasing a permanent collection that is quite respectable. A beautiful panorama of the history of fine arts in high time to our days. Located in the medieval castle of Guillaume the Conqueror, this museum worth a visit.
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  • "Mug shot"! How is it possible in 2016 in wanting to make the most attractive France for tourists to close at lunch time? We retort personnel savings or the 35 hours and well be: close earlier but please leave this museum - Moreover remarkable - open at lunch time!
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  • Beautiful Museum
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  • The Museum's collections are varied and there is even a space for contemporary art. In addition it is free for the under 26 years!
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  • beautiful exhibition painter thealow
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