Chateau Grimaldi Musee d'Art Moderne Mediterraneen, Cagnes-sur-Mer

(3.9/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
A castle turned into an art museum, Chateau Grimaldi Musee d'Art Moderne Mediterraneen is one of the finest pieces of architecture you can visit. Occupied first by the Greeks and then the Romans, the château was built by a French admiral. The view from the tower of the chateau is spectacular and moving inside the corridors you will feel that you have entered into that ancient time when this place used to be occupied. The view is great with the Alps standing right all around you and the valley just below the museum. Some great and interesting art works and antiques are displayed here. There is also an elaborate coverage of the treatment of olives during that time which is quite fascinating. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Chateau Grimaldi Musee d'Art Moderne Mediterraneen and many more Cagnes-sur-Mer attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Cagnes-sur-Mer travel itinerary planner.
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  • Beautiful medieval castle with a tower whose view is beautiful. Sometimes there is a very beautiful exhibits. Walk you in the village houses are beautiful and there is a beautiful light. Think to do photos you will not be disappointed. It is difficult to park. A free shuttle is available to downtown on the Square Bourdet are number 44, she spends every 15 minutes. Enjoy your visit.
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  • Lempicka's portrait of Suzy Solidor alone deserves a visit. Beautiful location and very interesting and peculiar art collection.  more »
  • the museum itself is pretty poor but the Interior of the castle is quite beautiful and especially the view at the top of the tower at 360 ° is breathtaking
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  • Fascinating history of the Grimaldi family. Chateau is not too big to see everything in one visit. Views of the city and coast are wonderful! Buy the ticket that gets you into the Grimaldi and the Renoir museum and you pay less than if you buy them separately.
  • Well maintained little castle with roof top view. Has some modern art expo inside as well.
  • Beautiful views. The ticket could be cheaper.
  • Great views from the roof top
  • As the Musee was closed we walked about the Bourge Medieval - the old town. What an amazing experience. Mountains on one side covered in snow and a view to the Med on the other. Around every corner produced a photo op. A beautiful and authentic French village. Well worth a visit.