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Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman

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Very interesting building

Quite a site when you see this modern-looking building in the middle of XIX century ellegance and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
aleksandar1s
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Belgrade, Serbia
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A marvellous Jean Cocteau Museum

Finally Menton has recognised and honoured this artist/writer/poet/designer and much more. He has a... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
zarazaranis
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Luang Prabang, Laos
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All reviews jean cocteau modern building film clips his life great museum two floors worth a visit excellent exhibition wonderful paintings facing the sea famous lizard ground level interesting art his contemporaries works of art couple of hours old town
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Quite a site when you see this modern-looking building in the middle of XIX century ellegance and architecture.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank aleksandar1s
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful building, amazing collection of Cocteau’s art - paintings, tapestries, ceramics. Excellent explanations and very educational! Great experience!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

We took train from our apartment in Villa France walking towards water from train station you just turn left when you arrive at the beach. Beautiful building inside and out, first floor had an exhibition of an artist Valerio Adami I was not crazy about...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

I'm not a massive fan of his work, but there was another artist's work displayed on the ground level which I liked. The sub-level has Cocteau's work and a film he made about his work. The ticket does get you into the Old Fort a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

Finally Menton has recognised and honoured this artist/writer/poet/designer and much more. He has a great reputation. Not only should you visit the Museum but the Salle de Mariage and the Museum on the sea wall. All dedicated to him. Hopefully you will come away knowing...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank zarazaranis
Reviewed 16 July 2018

The modern building by the sea promenade is impressing in form both inside and out forming an interesting architectual pair with the Art Nouveau food market on the same square. This summers main exhibition was by Italian artist Valerio Adami whose colourful, cartoonlike paintings concentrated...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

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.

Date of experience: June 2018
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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.

Date of experience: June 2018
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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

Date of experience: May 2018
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

Date of experience: May 2018
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