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Portraits

The big names are few and the quality of their work is nothing to get excited about. This museum is... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Peter D
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Fine Arts Museum

The musuem is a 2 minute walk from Hotel Groslot and the cathedral. The fee to visit was 6€ entry... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
KomalB31
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

The big names are few and the quality of their work is nothing to get excited about. This museum is mainly about portraits and the fantastic display of the art. The total concept takes the collection to another level.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 10 August 2018

You can get a 6 Euro ticket which gives you access to three museums in Orleans. This one was the biggest surprise. They have an impressive collection of art which takes a while to wander through. My only negative was all the information about each...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2018

The musuem is a 2 minute walk from Hotel Groslot and the cathedral. The fee to visit was 6€ entry and it was a day pass with free entries to couple of other landmarks in the city. A nice collection of paintings by various French...More

Thank KomalB31
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Located next to the Cathedral, this Museum has a rather extensive collection of paintings which is well displayed. Of note are a stunning collection of pastels from the XVIIITH century notably from Perroneau.

Thank MILOUW
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We went to this museum on a Sunday afternoon and as it was the first Sunday of the month it was free. We saw a couple of paintings after the style of Jans Brueghel which I love but there really wasn’t a great selection of...More

Thank DifromBrisbane
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Nice museum, if you like art, you are going to love it. If you are not a huge art fan, I’d say you don’t have to go out of your way to visit it. Nothing special.

Thank kim672
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

6€ entry but free with Joan Arc Maison ticket. Appears it no longer audio guides although the signs are still displayed. Four floors and well displayed in themes and chronological order. All labels in French only. 1828.

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Went over to here after our usual coffee and croissant for the morning, as a local gallery it does have an awful lot of unusual exhibits to say the least and some to be honest that will puzzle you for hours as to what they...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2016

Nice one, yet you can easily avoid it. No big deal, i think that a nice walk by the river is much more satisfactory.

Thank Yannis L
Reviewed 26 April 2016

located at one minute walking distance from the Cathedral and Hotel Groslot, this mid size museum is very rich in paintings and famous for Chardin's pastel.One hour and half are enough for a quick survey.

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