Museum of Fine Arts of Caen, Caen

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Museum of Fine Arts of Caen, a fine arts museum in Caen, was founded at the start of the 19th century and rebuilt in 1971 within the ducal château. Its many treasures include various Italian, Flemish, French Renaissance and contemporary artworks. Admire paintings, drawings, sculptures, miniatures, and much more. You also can find prints from the Mancel collection. The museum organizes workshops for younger audiences and adults. Its public, curatorial library holds more than 20,000 art history volumes. Add Museum of Fine Arts of Caen to your Caen travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Caen trip itinerary app.
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  • The Museum of Beaux Arts is one of two museums (along with the Normandy museum) set within the Caen Chateau in the very center. While the entrance to the Chateau is free, here a reasonable fee is... 
    The Museum of Beaux Arts is one of two museums (along with the Normandy museum) set within the Caen Chateau in the very center. While the entrance to the Chateau is free, here a reasonable fee is...  more »
  • the collection is not that rich, but the permanent exhibition is very well done in a well designed setting of the museum. that alone already made it a pleasure to walk through. and there is a great... 
    the collection is not that rich, but the permanent exhibition is very well done in a well designed setting of the museum. that alone already made it a pleasure to walk through. and there is a great...  more »
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  • Very good regional museum. Good collection of European paintings. There is an exposition of contemporary French authors
  • Excellent food, friendly people

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