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Old moderns and new ideas

The temporary exhibition, often featuring an artist who has made a name for themselves in recent... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
dominicpalmer
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Although th entrance fee is €3.50, if you mention that you are, yourself, an artist, they will let you in for free.

An excellent collection of modern art, much of it associated with the local region, lots of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
roger h
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The temporary exhibition, often featuring an artist who has made a name for themselves in recent times, is always beautifully presented and there is often a short documentary film looping in the screen room. I’ve seen the permanent exhibition half a dozen times and it...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent collection of modern art, much of it associated with the local region, lots of frequently-changing special exhibitions, and a good shop for relevant posters.

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

The entrance fee here is €3.50 and this is a fair reflection of the displays. The theme is local artists from late Impressionism, through Cubism to early modern art. The paintings are well displayed in 3 rooms and there is also a collection of pottery...More

1  Thank Bluebellplasnewydd
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Situated in the lovely town of Ceret is this unexpected modern art museum. It is small, but extremely well done and filled with astonishing pieces. Chagall, Picasso and others are prominently displayed. Picasso’s pottery: Platters, bowls, and pitchers are phenomenal. I had no idea he...More

1  Thank CathyC741
Reviewed 18 November 2017

There was a great deal to see and take in and of course to experience the influence Ceret must have had on Pablo Picasso with much of his work just for Ceret on display, well worth the visit.

1  Thank mrandmrsl2017
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We visited Ceret on a Saturday to find it sunny and bustling with atmosphere as the market was on. The museum of modern art is small but has some real treasures inside as many famous early 20th century artist spent time here. I love it...More

1  Thank Vickie M
Reviewed 22 October 2017

I loved Ceret. And the museum of modern art showcased Dali who spent time painting in the town. After your time in the museum, have lunch at a cafe, and then walk through the old town. I wished we had stayed overnight, but we had...More

1  Thank Richard R
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Ceret is known as the birthplace of Cubism and it has been home to some amazing and significant artists. The museum lovingly shows some of their works and is well worth a visit. There is a blue period Picasso as well as ceramic work by...More

1  Thank saltcreekct
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This is a very nice gallery in the middle of a great artistic town. The Dali exhibition had just started when we visited and there was lots to see. For the student this exhibition is essential as it shows the progress and development of his...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Great museum with splendid works of artists who came and painted in and around Ceret, including Picasso and Dali. Fascinating current exhibition of Dali's work - Eureka which finishes at the end of September.

1  Thank kateslaven50
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peterBroadstairs
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Response from Misterfish66 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - Here's the official opening hours 1 July - 30 September : every day 10 h to 19 h 1 October - 30 June : from 10 h to 17 h 30, closed Mondays Special opening Easter Monday and Pentecost Monday Closed 1 Jan, 1 May, 1... More
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AdelineJim
13 February 2017|
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Depends on your interest in the artists on display. I have visited the permanent exhibition several times, still good for 45 minutes. Some special exhibitions I have been round in 30 minutes, some over three hours (that was... More
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JohnHolm65
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Tuesday to Sunday 10am to 1730pm.....not open on Monday.
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