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Musee des Augustins

21 rue de Metz, 31000, Toulouse, France
+33 5 61 22 21 82
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21 rue de Metz, 31000, Toulouse, France
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"toulouse lautrec"
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"former monastery"
in 9 reviews
"paintings and sculptures"
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"fine art"
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"central courtyard"
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"middle ages"
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"beautiful building"
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"turned museum"
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"medieval art"
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"cloister garden"
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"wonderful sculptures"
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"great museum"
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"art lovers"
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"first sunday of every month"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the highlights of Toulouse, this is a former monastery, splendid example of Gothic architecture, listed as a historic monument. Nowadays, it is a home to several thousands of museum collections pieces, mainly paintings and sculptures from the likes of Delacroix, Toulouse-Lautrec, Rubens and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is one of Toulouse landmarks, right in the center. The architecture is splendid. Permanent expo is interesting. A good place to spent a 2h cultural visit.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent just over an hour here. It would have been longer but the first floor housing a collection of paintings was closed for renovations, although there was a temporary makeshift exhibition of artwork in part of the complex which was the church. The museum...More

Thank Karen A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a nice visit, however we had 2 small backpacks and they would not let us get in with those, neither leave it in the clock room. We have to walk all the way back to the station, leave the luggage in lockers and...More

Thank Tomas G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is in fact an old Augustins Monastery, which gives it a fabulous square shape with a cute garden in the middle of it. It has several galleries dedicated to paintings and different time panels. This time, I had the chance to see an...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stop at the museum whenever we are in Toulouse, sometimes more than one times. Why? Great location, close to the Esquirol metro stop; down the avenue from the river and bridge; walking distance from the Capitale; etc. The gardens offer a place to sit...More

Thank Paul D
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Must go to place in Toulouse if you want to know the ancient culture and traditions. Worth exploring

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

The Augustine monestary is a lovely exampleof southern Gothic architecture.It contains more than 4 000 paintings and sculptures by famous artist like Delacroix,Ingres, and Toulouse-Lautrec Unfortunately I could not load some great photos. You will have to take your own ones.

Thank tony b
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Yet another great museum, set in a glorious building. Loved the gargoyles and medieval etchings. Loved the lights above the columns. A really lovely setting. Don’t miss this museum.

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Most interesting museum with wonderful exhibits. I could have spent half a day there. Very convenient to Place du Capitole.

Thank CookieWaters
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