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Fabulous Serusier exhibition

There is a sensational exhibition on now featuring Serusier who was a famous artist painting in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Elizabeth H
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Melbourne, Australia
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Nice small museum

We went in and enjoyed the permanent collection more that the temporary exhibits. The museum was... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Sharon G
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Warrenville
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is a sensational exhibition on now featuring Serusier who was a famous artist painting in Pont Aven. The permanent exhibition is good but not as extensive or well curated as this temporary exhibit.

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We went in and enjoyed the permanent collection more that the temporary exhibits. The museum was modern. One nice touch was the ability to borrow portable chairs to take around.

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 12 August 2018

I visited the museum, newly reopened, with moderate expectations but it was excellent, really fascinating. Lots of pieces loaned by the Musee D'Orsay and really worth a couple of hours. You can also walk in the surrounding area to find some of the locations where...More

Thank re_potts66
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

The Talisman - the actual exhibition at this tiny little museum (in collaboration with the Musée Orsay in Paris) is worth every inch of coloured „paper“ .... It tells you in a very educative manner the great history of Gaugin and his friends at the...More

1  Thank BURGWIN
Reviewed 18 July 2018

...of tourists, then a quiet hour or two in this charming, small museum would calm. Recently refurbished in a period building, the strikingly modern interior is a credit to the thoughtful and imaginative architects. Take the lift to the third – top – floor where...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Great art in a beautiful building where it all started. Take in the works inside then stroll outside to see the actual locations

1  Thank MudleyXX
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Small museum that has really been refurbished. Worth a short visit - We were there about an hour. No spectacular paintings but a reasonable small collection for cost of ticket. No significant work by Gaugin although he is central figure to the exhibition. Quite a...More

Thank Jasmine38Chichester
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We had heard the museum was worth the visit after a complete revamping two years ago , thus we arrived with high expectations to visit the permanent exhibition. True the place has been modernized , but still suffers from various shortcomings . The building is...More

Thank LePapito
Reviewed 1 April 2018

This new museum specialises in the late 18th early 19 century art, the impressionists.the best way to look at the paintings is to stand well back, close up you don't see the "full picture",do look fore the ones that show the sunlight or firelight, the...More

Thank michaelvivian
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

This small and interesting museum gives you a good idea of the few years when Gauguin and the other less known painters were spending a lot of their time on Pont Aven. You can better understand how the artists lived at that time, how they...More

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