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Musee des Beaux-Arts (Fine Arts Museum)

20 quai Emile Zola, 35000, Rennes, France
+33 2 99 28 55 85
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Great Way to Pass Some Time

I'm so glad I decided to take a later train and wander around this museum. The collection of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
angelinamanos
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Chicago, Illinois
Hide and seek

It skulks in a shabby looking part of Rue Emile Zola. The bus stop over the road is the only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
IanRR255060
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Sydney, Australia
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20 quai Emile Zola, 35000, Rennes, France
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"small collection"
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"first floor"
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"modern pieces"
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"interesting collection"
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"greek and roman"
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"entry price"
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"special exhibit"
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"worth a visit"
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"interesting visit"
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"picasso"
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"curiosities"
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"egyptian"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm so glad I decided to take a later train and wander around this museum. The collection of contemporary art is really cool, and not at all repetitive of what you may have already seen in Paris.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It skulks in a shabby looking part of Rue Emile Zola. The bus stop over the road is the only indication of its presence. A tiny sign on the front door confirms your suspicions. This is the place. You've won the hide-and seek. For all...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

The building itself is worth seeing plus the interesting display of arts. Definitely worth spending an hour checking out.

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

For art lovers this museum is well worth the 6 euro admission. It is not a spectacular, greatest hits- style collection but a solid review of the history of French art over the last 500 years.

Thank Mike W
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

The name "Beaux Art" may fool you into thinking that the beaux-arts school of art is all you will find in this lovely building. Although they certainly have a nice selection of those works, they also have contemporary, modern, avant-garde and even a few masters...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful small museum; very appropriate activity for a rainy Sunday in Rennes; approximately 2hrs visit; you can find art from old Egypt to sculptures and paintings of our century. Picasso, Rubens, Tanguy and Lacombe painters are present as well.

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

In reading the reviews I expected a very small collection. But you can easily spend 1-1/2-2 hours there. A few master paintings with lots of other interesting pieces.

Thank mpd
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This museum contains a varied collection of traditional pieces - many from Brittany - along with some more recent pieces (late 19th century) and some very recent modern pieces. The entry price is good value and provides some interesting entertainment for an hour or so....More

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Very average. Only worth the effort if you happen to be passing by. The permanent collection has a few good modern pieces and some 20th Century art that is notable, but that is about it.

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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Really interesting visit to see the exhibition of Thomas Huber artwork. Fine way to spend a rainy day. Cloak room is free

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