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Musee d'Art Classique de Mougins

Closes in 1 min: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Amazing Collection of Old and New

On 4 floors, yet this is a really compact museum, easy to navigate and superbly curated. From the... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2018
Manchester, United Kingdom
Amazing Private Collection of high quality artifacts

The museum has four levels of classical and modern pieces interspersed in a complimentary and... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
Byron Bay, Australia
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“modern art”(34 reviews)
Discover, at the entrance of the old village of Mougins, how the beauty of the ancient world has influenced neoclassical, modern and contemporary art. The Museum’s large and diverse collection of antiquities includes Roman, Greek and Egyptian...more
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32 rue Commandeur, 06250 Mougins, France
+33 4 93 75 18 22
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Reviewed 14 December 2018

On 4 floors, yet this is a really compact museum, easy to navigate and superbly curated. From the car park below you see two enormous Anthony Gormley statues outside so you’re already excited before you walk round to the entrance. Everything is in French and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

The museum has four levels of classical and modern pieces interspersed in a complimentary and thought provoking exhibition. The ancient pieces were high quality - often better than pieces on show in the Louvre or the British Museum! It includes Egyptian mummies, sculptures, jewellery, bronzes...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

This museum is nested in the small village of Mougins. Take an hour to visit their small and diverse collection before going for a walk in the adorable streets of Mougins.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank xlambert
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We really loved this interesting museum which features ancient artifacts with modern art that was inspired by them. Multiple floors featuring Egyptian, Medieval, and Asian items.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We were out strolling through one of the most beautiful hill top villages in France. When we came across this very modern glass doorway that was approached from a ramp. I thought this is another atelier... Not. It was the entrance to the museum, my...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

A truly wonderful museum which punches well above its weight. This is both a personal vision by a locally-based British philanthropist and international art-collector and a beguiling game of artistic connections. The context is everything, with an interplay of Classical Roman, Greek and Egyptian art...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 6 September 2018

The building that houses this private collection is awe inspiring. All the artefacts are beautifully displayed, it was an absolute pleasure and privilege to go and see such a diverse collection

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Susanej
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We were blow away by this collection! The variety of art as well as the time span is awesome, all displayed and described beautifully in a wonderfully designed space. This is a perfect spot for an art novice as well because it’s small enough to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Prepare to be inspired by this unique juxtaposition of ancient and modern works of art. The presence of each enhances the other and makes you realise that what makes some art great is something intangible that somehow hasn't really changed over the ages. Don't be...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Yeoldebackpacker
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

It's been a very long time we haven't been so well and positively surprised. A truly magnificent collection. Our kids have loved it too. An absolute must do in this region!!

Date of experience: August 2018
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