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Prestigious art museum features works of Goya, Donatello and Veronese along with German paintings and sculptures from the 15th and 16th centuries.
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18 Bis Rue de Valmy | Place de la Republique, 59000, Lille, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is the 2nd most important art museum outside of Paris, so we were told. Entrance fee is 7 euros with no discounts for pensioners. Museum is undergoing major refurbishment to the exterior which was a shame as the bits that we could see...More

Thank Whitehalltraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is fantastic. The atrium is newly renovated and the space feels bright and open. The staff were friendly. The collection is vast but presented so well: there are modern counterpoints to the paintings on the upper floor, as the museum currently has a...More

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you are in Lille, And you want to kill some time and experience nice museum this place is a must place to visit in terms of culture and history

Thank nihan19721969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant venue, forward thinking, warm welcome, brilliant art, relaxing and totally un-stuffy. There was a really creative exhibition dotted around the various galleries while we were there, weaving modern cultural references to fine art by using examples such as clips from tv shows, making the...More

Thank SkinRich
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the art of the 17th-19th century consumes the majority of the space .. we are more interested in the late 19th and 20th century which is offered in only two rooms .. a beautiful Sonia Delaunay and a really nice Poliakoff .. various Nabis works...More

Thank Sip M
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We were very impressed with this magnificent building. A great range of exhibits No concessions for seniors but we got in 2 for 1 with our Eurostar tickets Well worth a look

Thank georgeTyneandWear
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We looked around the museum at the lovely art collections they have and also really enjoyed the ceramic collection. Food in the cafe is REALLY expensive

Thank Schoolgirl
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Not only does this museum have a very good and diverse collection of art but the building it self is worth the modest entrance fee just to wonder through. It's large but easy to navigate and when we visited only a few people were inside...More

Thank jsthouston
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Most of the names of the painters in this museum will be familiar to museum-goers, but few of the paintings are themselves famous. But the consequences of this is that there are not a lot of tourists jamming the exhibition halls. And there are some...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I love the place! Just adore it. First of all this museum gives you an opportunity to visit the it in paces: the ticket is valid the whole day. You start your visit in the morning and after a while you can go outside, have...More

Thank Catherine V
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