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Named after famous local painter François Marius Granet, this museum houses a collection of French paintings from the 16th century on.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Place Saint Jean de Malte | photo not Granet Museum, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
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All reviews permanent collection nice collection second building self portrait van gogh special exhibit main building local artists private collection worth a visit audio guide on display modern art couple of hours art lovers old church cours mirabeau
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small collection. Almost no Cezanne pieces in his home town,,, not pleasant to walk trough. Should be free

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pato1963
Reviewed December 2, 2018

Really enjoyed visiting this museum. An interesting exhibit called Traverser la Lumiere is currently there. You can also see work from past local artists. The Jean Planque exhibit at the Granet Chapel is not to be missed. Very interesting and exciting exhibit of collection Jean...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Zozozoe
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Nice collection of impressionist and post-impressionist art, including a few Cezannes, and ancient art in the basement. Plus temporary exhibits.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cando
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Lovely well curated museum, small but nicely appointed, & easy to navigate on an afternoon. Some special pieces from Picasso and Cézanne.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank foodycutie
Reviewed October 31, 2018

We went twice! The building is interesting as it was attached to the Church of St. Jean de Malte. The staff are charming, friendly to the children (except for an anxious lady who was trying to keep an eye on 5 famiies at once) The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank worldwanderer63
Reviewed October 27, 2018

We stopped in to learn more about Cezzane and was amazed to find several master works at this beautiful museum. The staff was also very friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Trinjia D
Reviewed October 1, 2018

We were lucky that the summer exhibition was Picasso and Picabia and it was fascinating. Very good value and not busy. The permanent collection also interesting.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DJG_KAG
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Apparently the main exhibition was closed to the public, which didn't concern me as my partner and i were just walking around Aix stumbled across this museum. Lovely to wonder through for a couple of hours

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Christine S
Reviewed September 30, 2018

While we were here, the museum had a special exhibit on Pablo Picasso and Frank Picibia. It was kind of a compare and contrast type thing. I did not know Picibia before this exhibit, but the Picassos were wonderful. The permanent collection of the museum...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

It is a must see place in aix. A lot of astonishing paintings from French masters as well as others. I had a chance to see a temporary exhibition of Picasso which was great.

Date of experience: September 2018
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mangosteen3
September 11, 2017|
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Response from jamesday | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the one in the new addition to the Museum, is a new exhibit. For more information, I suggest you visit the Museum's web site. Enjoy! Bien a vous!
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