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Musee Goya

In the Jardin de l'Eveche, Castres, France
+33 5 63 71 59 28
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Amazing little gem!

Well worth the time to explore some great art. There are some real classic paintings here - do not... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Dave H
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Bagshot, United Kingdom
Well worth a visit

Although a relatively small permanent exhibition the Musee Goya was well worth a visit (and just €5... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
foodieang
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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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In the Jardin de l'Eveche, Castres, France
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Well worth the time to explore some great art. There are some real classic paintings here - do not miss! The collection has some excellent lighting which really captures these classic paintings. There are excellent multi-language guides which are really helpful. There are some really...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Although a relatively small permanent exhibition the Musee Goya was well worth a visit (and just €5 entry including the temporary exhibition can't be bad). Well set out displays and the visiting exhibit was very good.

Thank foodieang
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We went to the museum on a Sunday, it was very hot outside, the views of the bishops garden's as we climbed the stairs were great. We were greet ed on arrival and asked our nationality, someone who spoke english was immediately identified and we...More

Thank C8275XRannr
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This museum displays some very interesting spanish paintings. We especially liked the painting "Les mangeurs de moules" by Pedro Nunez de Villavincencio. The temporary exhibit was interesting too.

Thank Fenugreek12
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

A small selection of Goya works and some interesting other Spanish artists make this small museum 'ok' but not great. If visiting Chartres be advised that EVERYTHING closes from 2-6.

Thank gofo
Reviewed 24 June 2016

The museum was advertised as the best in Spanish art after the Louvre. There were only a few Goya paintings. The museum covers Medieval art through to the 20th century and exhibits paintings, sculptures and even an armoury room. There is not a lot of...More

Thank sosofar
Reviewed 29 May 2016

A great building and the gardens in which it sits are beautiful. The inside is dark and the paintings equally so. Don't think you are coming to see Goya's life works, there are very few actual Goya paintings to see - but keep an eye...More

Thank petercheshire
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Castres is a nice town but the Goya Museum's name is rather misleading with little to observe but the building is okay.

Thank acnut
Reviewed 26 September 2015

This is really worth a visit. Not just Goya, but art from the medieval period through to 20th century. There was also an exhibition of modern art when we were there which was very thought provoking.

Thank Lindsey724
Reviewed 3 August 2015

We came for a day trip in Castres so came the Goya museum. There are some lovely paintings by some famous Spanish artists including Goya and Picasso and although the museum is not that big it still managed to fit some marvellous and big paintings....More

1  Thank HarryGFC9
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