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Musée Gustave Courbet, Ornans

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The birthplace of artist Gustave Courbet, Musée Gustave Courbet preserves the historic and intimate character of the home that now displays 80 permanent works by the master of realism. Your children are welcomed with free activities, such as "In the manner of Courbet," a reproduction of Courbet's works that they can color in their own style. The museum promotes activities that allow them to learn and have fun while expressing themselves creatively. Additions to the original house museum includes three buildings: Borel House, Hotel Hébert, and Champereux Hotel. Our Ornans tour planner makes visiting Musée Gustave Courbet and other Ornans attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • We drove to Ornans to see this museum and we were not disappointed. Located in the scenic small town the museum has many of Courbet's famous paintings including the infamous one. It may not be so shoc...  more »
  • What we loved is the museum building that was renovated 2011. A masterpiece combination of old and modern and maximizing of the location right by and on the water of the Loue river.  more »
  • we were not familiar with this artist but left feeling well informed and interested to then visit his birth place and research other paintings not on display . Well presented, helpful room guides, red...  more »
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  • Very nice, informative and extremely friendly staff. Advantageous it is to French - but there is also an audio guide for 2 euro. There are many more images and also plaster models of Courbet than expected. Go out, watch!
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  • Gustave Courbet will paint one of the masters of the realistic current many scenes describing his home region by the way it is in his birthplace of Ornans that took place the museum devoted to Museum that spans three hotels special there are some of his iconic works of Gustave Courbet don't forget not is born into a well-to-do family of landowners admiring of Dutch chiaroscuro of Venetian sensuality and Spanish realism Courbet is a unique sense of Visual Alchemy In order to better understand the work of Courbet the museum dedicated to him at Ornans guide explains a part of his life a part of his work one Museum has see if you are in the Jura Pinkupyourlife Pinkupyourworld Be a Pinkies78 Pinkies
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  • bcp paint, nice but weird subjugating, and we were 4 and we had for 8 euros!
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  • Great Museum with a renovation great architecture, mixing the classic and the contemporary.
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  • Very nice, well thought out in its new design on the banks of the Loue. Temporary exhibitions are remarkable. (Courbet and Impressionism)
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