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Musee National Marc Chagall

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Address: Avenue du Docteur Menard, 06000 Nice, France
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+33 4 93 53 87 20
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Wed 10:00 - 17:00
Fri 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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This museum has a large collection of works by Marc Chagall, the famous...

This museum has a large collection of works by Marc Chagall, the famous Russian-born painter and designer.

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Marc Chegall

Stopped on hop on and off bus,easy access to the gallery. Really worth a visit,whether or not you are a student of the arts.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 August 2015
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Bangor, United Kingdom
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Bangor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

Stopped on hop on and off bus,easy access to the gallery. Really worth a visit,whether or not you are a student of the arts.

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

The movie of his life is a must see! His art work is beautiful and he is such a fan of the area. He helped to design the museum in 1973. His life is inspiring and his artwork is full of love!

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

This museum is easily accessible and interesting for both adult and children. Our girls loved the beautiful paintings and it was a super addition to our beach vacation.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015

It is a somewhat long walk from the city centre but it was really worthwhile. The cohesion of the works that were made for this space was impressive. We learned a lot about Chagall and his works. Although we don't usually use the audio tour, we did use it here and it highlighted the compositions in a way we would... More 

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Fountain Hills, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015

This collection of Marc Chagall's work is excellent. There is a 9 euro admission charge and audio is available. There is also a gift shop and cafe on the grounds. The primary works located within are from Chagall's Biblic and French Riviera collections. When this museum was built in 1973 it was the first museum commissioned by the French government... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

I didn't know much about Marc Chagall beforehand, but I found the museum and paintings quite interesting. You should go if you are just a tad interested in Chagall's work.

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Helsinki, Finland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

Worth a visit. Not very large, but ok. Film about Chagall takas about 55min. Accessible by foot or bus 15.

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Nicosia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

This is a museum that Chagall himself was involved in designing and setting up, so by visiting it one does not only have the opportunity to admire his exceptional Old Testament paintings, but one leaves with a greater understanding and appreciation for this great artist, his life and his work. If you are in Nice, this is the museum to... More 

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Blacksburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

I'm not generally a lover of Chagall's work, but I found this museum to be very satisfying. It focuses on his later paintings with religious themes reflecting his Jewish heritage, several of which are both spectacular and moving. The museum is nicely laid out and compact. By all means take the self-guided tour, and watch the film, which alternates in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

I'm not a Chagall fan per se, but I loved this museum because of the thematic layout. You really get an opportunity to appreciate an entire period and movement of art given the high concentration of pieces from one artist.

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