Musee Renoir, Cagnes-sur-Mer

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History Museum · Art Museum
Musee Renoir is dedicated to the work of Pierre-Auguste Renoir, a famous Impressionist painter. The museum, itself is ‘Les Collettes’ the artist’s home, where he lived with his family since 1907. As you walk through Musee Renoir, you not only have the opportunity to view 11 of Renoir original works but also get a glimpse of his life as many of his personal belongings are showcased. Additionally, the museum now displays works of artists such as Albert Andre, Pierre Bonnard, Marcel Gimond, Richard Gunio and more, many of whom, stayed at Musee Renoir while the Renoir was alive. Use our Cagnes-sur-Mer trip planner to visit Musee Renoir on your trip to Cagnes-sur-Mer, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • This is not to be missed if you are in the Nice/Riviera area. It is the home where Renoir spent the last many years of his life. Besides his artwork, you go into his studio which has his easel, wheel....  more »
  • We were disappointed, the house is basically empty and rather bare. We also felt sadness inside, nothing to do with the grace and emotions from Renoir’s paintings. We don’t know if it set up in such.....  more »
  • Beautiful experience. For 6 eur entrance fee per person, it's worth of taking a glimpse into this artist's life.
  • I was in a school trip, we were 20 minutes late because of a car accident. They didn't let us visit the museum even if it was empty.

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