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Musee des Beaux-Arts, Nimes

Categories: Art Museums, Museums
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3.7/5 based on 50+ reviews on the web
Founded by Napoleon I, Musee des Beaux-Arts features drawings, paintings, and sculptures ranging from the Renaissance to the 20th century. The permanent collections--which fill 60 rooms--feature paintings by such artists as Carracci, Rubens, Caravaggio, Boucher, Renoir, Pissaro, Degas, and Monet. The drawing exhibition alone contains over 8,000 pieces. The statuary of the museum is similarly impressive, including "Hercules Slaying the Hydra of Lema" by Pierre Paul Puget. Make Musee des Beaux-Arts a centerpiece of your Nimes vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Nimes trip generator.
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  • This museum is very beautiful. The visit is a joy. The s conservative government invested a lot for the development of this museum. It is a pity that '' there is so little frequented by me snimois...
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  • Very interesting visit, the Italian and French paintings are remarkably restored, the statues the square to the floor of the first floor is surprising in its details, and finally the Museum is located in a remarkable building a superb staircase of ledges in short this museum is worth a visit. Nice, it is laid out and accessible through a lift to the PMR, games with indices are in each room to attract the attention of younger, so go for it without hesitation.
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  • It's simple and sober. I like a lot. There is a good and beautiful paintings. I and blown away. I recommend travelers to go through it.
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