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Musee d'Art Moderne et Contemporain, Strasbourg

Categories: Art Museums, Museums
Inspirock Rating:
3.4/5 based on 380+ reviews on the web
The collections at Musee d'Art Moderne et Contemporain rotate often to represent diverse and notable acquisitions. Prepare yourself for an intensely modern collection divided into three sections over a total of 3,800 sq m (12,460 sq ft), consisting of statuary, visual arts, graphic design, and photographic works. Be sure to view the first public display of a Cubist painting, "Still Life" by Braque, and the famous "Oat Field with Poppies" by Claude Monet. There are paintings, sculptures, and graphic arts by Gustave Doré and Jean Arp. Other notable pieces include "Portrait de Marie Le Cœur" by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, and "The Thinker" by Auguste Rodin. Quench your thirst at the rooftop cafe, where you'll see an unforgettable 4 m (13 ft) horse sculpture called "Hortus Conclusus," by Italian artist Mimmo Paladino. Work out when and for how long to visit Musee d'Art Moderne et Contemporain and other Strasbourg attractions using our handy Strasbourg holiday planner.
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  • A superb showcase for the collections of contemporary art with beautiful volumes. It is an ideal place for a visit by rainy weather. (Art Cafe) rooftop restaurant offers a great view of the little France. Please note that admission is free the first Sunday of each month.
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  • Food was good and decent menu. Museum interesting variety of art with some classics. Good museum shop. 
  • The Modern Art Museum shows interesting highlights which I did not expect at all in the metropolis of Strasbourg City. They let people feel happy if you have questions and this counts, especially a gr...  read more »
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