Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, Paris

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Surrounded by 11,000 sq m (36,090 sq ft) of glass, the postmodern Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou is an art gallery, an acoustic research center, and a vast public library. As you approach the front of this high-tech structure, you'll see a 7.6-m (25-ft) freestanding mobile sculpture called "Horizontal" by Alexander Calder. The center’s art curators have assembled a marvelous introduction of conceptual art consisting of approachable works that are sure to delight, amuse, and entertain. After you browse each of the building's seven floors, be sure not to skip the fine restaurant by the Costes brothers on the roof. Make Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou a part of your Paris vacation plans using our Paris online itinerary planner .
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  • Although not enter since I didn't have time this building's design is amazing. Definitely a must if you go to Paris
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  • Belle expo - à voir si possible- elle s’arrête le 26/03 Nice exhibition - good to see but not a must. Exhibition will stop 03/26. Do not forget to take a e-ticket- so you can take the priority line.  more »
  • Now there is no doubt that I am not a fan of contemporary art. most likely my demerits ... I can't understand (though I honestly find it hard to understand a frame of a picture with the canvas completely empty or piles of dirty laundry grounded haphazardly, not to mention other stuff) but a jump at the centre Pompidou l ' I did the same, even to see the library. The ticket is not cheap but in the pass is ... ....
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