Musée National Picasso, Vallauris

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Art Museum Historic Site
If you love to visit museums that have galleries dedicated to artwork of the past, especially handicrafts and ceramics and pottery, Musée National Picasso is a must-visit place in your list of places to visit while in France. This museum has ceramic work made by Picasso after the Second World War. Numerous objects like dishes, plates, and other utensils made up of ceramic and further painted with metal oxides. The chapel is also worth paying a visit. The décor inside the chapel is marvelous and tourists love spending quiet moments there. The works of Picasso adorn the chapel. To visit Musée National Picasso on your holiday in Vallauris, and find out what else Vallauris has to offer, use our Vallauris travel itinerary maker.
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  • We visited this museum as well as the Picasso Museum in Antibes. Interesting to compare. Obviously here the chapel with "La Guerre et la Paix" (war and peace) here was THE main piece. In these days yo...  more »
  • The museum has a small collections of Picasso's work. The only things that is noteworthy is the vault "La Guerre et La paix", which represents a quiet and peaceful place to stay. Apart from that, ther...  more »
  • Appreciate that the collections on display here will vary, but nonetheless disappointed with our recent return visit to this small Picasso museum. On a previous visit (over 10 years ago) we found a ve...  more »
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  • Nice small exhibit of ceramics. There is a video in English in the chapel apart from that everything in French. With so many international tourists paying the entrance feee it would be kind of nice to have the labels of the artwork and some information on English. Staff speaks French only. No souvenir shop. Kind of half hearted execution and operation.
  • MUST VISIT. Picasso pottery and the famous "War and Peace" chapel which precede Guernica. A jewel and very cheap entry fee.
  • There is only a town of ceramics, precious in the center ceramic works of Picasso. Small enough could spin to see if there 30 minutes. Because there is no bus from Cannes Sunday inconvenient since they must be using the Vallauris station.
  • My sister and I shared some wonderful memories enjoying our favorite artist. It was market day in Vallauris, the vendors were just leaving and there in the little park across from the museum was Picasso's sculpture of a man with goat in his arms . The sculpture was covered with dirty lettuce and tomatoes left behind by the venders. Oh my, Messier Picasso would not have tolerated this! I remember you could still buy a few pieces of his pottery in one of the street galleries.
  • A painting and some ceramics. One of antibes worth much better.
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