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Oasis of calm & culture

We came here drawn by the fascinating idea of the current exhibition, exploring the relationship... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Susie W
Bath, United Kingdom
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Interesting small museum

We enjoyed looking round this small museum which had some interesting works of art by local artists.

Reviewed 28 May 2018
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Rue Francois Desnoyer, 34200 Sete, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here drawn by the fascinating idea of the current exhibition, exploring the relationship between poetry and art. We weren’t disappointed - we discovered wonderful examples of each, and both. In addition, the cool calm of the space, inside and out - how wonderful...More

Thank Susie W
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We enjoyed looking round this small museum which had some interesting works of art by local artists.

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Worth a visit - good permanent collection focussed on local artists, and fascinating special El Greco exhibition. 10 euro entry meant visitor numbers were reasonable and noise levels low, and it was possible to see everything without jostling elbows with others

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Went here at the end of the day when we had a couple of hours to spare, which was good as it was open till​ 7. Expected something just on the poet, but there were some beautiful pictures and a lovely view from the top...More

1  Thank 79barneyk
Reviewed 13 October 2016

An extremely pleasant surprise to enjoy this attractive, peaceful and welcoming building on the hill overlooking the Mediterranean in Sete. The very professionally displayed works from their own collection and the temporary exhibition (Max Ernst and Yves Tanguy) when we visited should have this shortlisted...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

its a great art space, the paintings are well displayed, the temporary exhibtions are worth seeing, there is a great coffee shop

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

9 euros for a mediocre collection ...that's expensive ! Especially if you only want to see a temporary exhibition . But location is beautiful ....and that's free .

1  Thank Francois P
Reviewed 5 September 2016

With a room of Paul Valery artefacts and a reasonable permanent collection for a local gallery, what makes this gallery special is the temporary exhibitions. We visited for the Ernst Tanguy show and spent two solid hours there. Excellent selection of work, with good captioning...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2016

Some local paintings, special exhibitions, very well curated.Lovely quiet location. Great coffee shop/brasserie

Thank Eviepsych
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Lunchtime in the sunshine, had the risotto - it was lovely and we had a nice experience overlooking Sete - expensive for lunch but not by French standards...

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