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Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman

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Nice Museum in Menton

The artist was unknown to us prior to our visit. The museum is lovely and well cared for. You have... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
gapcmp
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Worth a visit!

We were lucky to turn up on the first Sunday of the month and get free entry. Nice exhibition... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
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2 quai de Monleon, 06500, Menton, France
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The artist was unknown to us prior to our visit. The museum is lovely and well cared for. You have to have an appreciation for this interesting artist's work.

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We were lucky to turn up on the first Sunday of the month and get free entry. Nice exhibition space & cafe. The cafe was packed, and a self service lunch was laid out with cold meats, pâté, quiches, French cheeses and indulgent deserts.

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

This guy was unknown to us but he obviously was very important in France and knew a lot of the big names of the 1900's such as Chanel, Picasso and others. In fact he was so unknown to us we mixed him up with Costeau...More

1  Thank Ugurd
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely looking museum, we didn’t know much about this artist to be honest, nice to learn something new. Also an art connection with Picasso. Quite a small and open space. Didn’t take long to have a look round. 5euro each which was pretty good. Staff...More

Thank Thebeardtourist
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

All the building has a modern form as seen on the foto. Inside you can find all kind of video, film, documentary, sculpture, design, painting, scenography belong to Jean Cocteau and the group 6 . Not all of them translated to other languages but the...More

Thank Ceren P
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

It's a lovely bus ride from villefranche to Menton along the coast. Pretty views and so cheap 1.5 euros each way. We decided on a recommendation to visit the Jean Cocteau museum, it's easy to find on the seafront in Menton. Very modern building. Interesting...More

Thank Karen O
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Great gallery to spend a couple of hours. The collection is very interesting & beautifully displayed. The building itself is an artwork. Lovely atmosphere . Check out the concessions before you pay as teachers as well as other groups get a discount ( proof needed)...More

Thank EmmyB60
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Interesting presentation of Cocteau's various talents. Included information about his contemporaries and what was happening in the arts during his time.

Thank Erin D
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Housed in a very modern and stylish building. A very well laid-out display of his wide-ranging talents. An eclectic mix with something for everyone. We skipped the ceramics at the fort and realise that that was probably a mistake. The lack of any English signage...More

1  Thank tam368
Reviewed 16 February 2018

This museum isn't huge, but it was worth seeing. Very lovely original pieces here, delightful and memorable.

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