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Musee Bourdelle

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Beautiful hidden gem

I am a huge fan of Rodin and discovered this beautiful museum on a whim. The indoor and outdoor... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2018
Zap81
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If you like the Rodin museum, try this

Bourdelle was a student of Rodin's, and a rock star in his day-- right between art nouveau and art... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

I am a huge fan of Rodin and discovered this beautiful museum on a whim. The indoor and outdoor spaces are gorgeous. I was amazed by the scale of the sculptures and how intricate they were. It was great to learn about the life of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Bourdelle was a student of Rodin's, and a rock star in his day-- right between art nouveau and art deco. His monumental sculptures are great fun; serious and huge. The museum also has a large collection of his portrait busts which felt like a different...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Not really in the center of Paris, but very accessible from metro Montparnasse, you will find the museum a real treasure. Monumental sculptures, monuments for the public space in classical modern style. Strong images, national sentiments at times and always very well crafted. There’s a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

A huge collection of Bourdelle's works,which incorporates his workshop.With more work scattered throughout the lovely garden. And it is free.Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

Mention sculpture in Paris around the turn of the last century and you will probably think of Rodin. I had never heard of Antoine Bourdelle (1861-1929). He was a pupil of Rodin and worked out in 15th arrondissement of Paris which is now a museum...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

Bourdelle is known for large scale sculpture and you'll find some good examples here in his old atelier. Come and learn about his life.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed July 2, 2018

This is a MUST SEE Museum! If you like sculptures and fine art, this is the place for YOU! A. Bourdelle was brilliant and way ahead of his time!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank brucemcdaniel7
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Always excellent exhibitions around sculptures, modest but very didactical, and the spaces are very pleasant because of the scenography, which explains the artistic process.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AlinetteFrance
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Free entrance. Some beautiful sculptures. Its gardens are a good place to sit and have a talk or read a book.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 4, 2018

My interest and knowledge of sculpture is rather limited - rather, WAS limited. I went to the museum at the recommendation of a friend and was immediately struck by how overwhelming the process of sculpting a bronze can be. The gallery is well appointed, and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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