Musée Marc Chagall, Nice

Musée Marc Chagall, founded in 1973, houses some of the best works of Marc Chagall. Chagall himself guided the architecture of the museum. Note the mosaic arching over a pond, and the blue stained glass that adorns the walls of the concert hall. View a famous series of 17 religious paintings, which Chagall offered to the French state in 1966. The museum hosts exhibitions on world religion, as per Chagall's wishes. Add Musée Marc Chagall to your Nice travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Nice holiday builder app.
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  • Very few paintings, finished tour in about 20 mins. €10 entrance fee is a rip off. Staff were over bearing. Not a relaxing afternoon. Don’t waste your money or time here.  more »
  • This fairly small museum devoted to Chagall was undergoing restoration because of rainwater damage. A number of Chagall works were showing. We also listened to a concert in the auditorium of the...  more »
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  • Very interesting museum, well curated and displaying great Chagall masterpieces. I suggest grabbing the free audio guides offered in exchange for an ID: I found them very useful to provide valuable information on the paintings and artist. My favourite part was a documentary on Chagall played in the auditorium: unfortunately not all of it is subtitled but it’s still a good experience. Enjoy your visit!
  • This is, quite possibly, my favourite art museum in the world. Chagall's artwork is overwhelming beautiful on its own, but the museum also provides the perfect setting for its exposition (one can feel Chagall's hand at every turn - it makes one wishes artists could always decide the shale of their own exhibitions). Perfect lighting, enough space to always view the works serenely... I can't recommend a visit enough!

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