Musée des Beaux-Arts

Nice
Provence Côte d'Azur
Attractions and places of interest
Museums

With collections showcasing works by Raffaelli, Monet and Renoir, as well as sculptures by Rude and Rodin, the Musée des Beaux-Arts in Nice is well worth a visit. Containing a great collection of 19th and 20th century art and a collection dedicated to the French masters of the Second Empire and the Belle Epoque, the building itself has an interesting history and was once the home of Ukrainian Princess Kotchubey.

Nearby attractions

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A museum dedicated to the works of modernist artist Marc Chagall, the Musée Chagall contains hundreds of artworks, lithographs and bilbical prints donated by the painter in 1972.

Running parallel to the Cannes shoreline, La Croisette is a popular promenade lined with famous international designer brands including Burberry, Jimmy Choo, Yves Saint Laurent, Chanel, Valentino and Cartier.

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Places to visit nearby

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St Tropez in Provence Côte d'Azur is a sophisticated resort that is popular with the European and American jet set.