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Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art

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This museum houses a large collection of French and American artwork from the 1960s to the present.
Place Yves Klein, 06364 Nice, France
+33 4 97 13 42 01
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended the Museum of Modern & Contemporary Art in Nice for a couple hours and found it interesting. Personally, I am not a big fan of modern art, but appreciated learning more about the movement from the MAMAC. For the modern art fan, there...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TravelerCamper66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The permanent Yves Klein exhibition is the best in the world. It presents his beautiful vibrant blue sculptures, flame paintings, and paintings made with female models bodies covered in blue paint. Also, the biography and photographs of his life are poignantly presented. Be sure to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank richard n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed looking round the gallery. Modern building with lots to see and nice exhibition spaces. Lots of great views of the city to been seen from within. Nice to have a seat and watch the world go by for 5 minutes. Well worth a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mattsykes1980
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Nice has been home to many of the great modern artists of the world so it's not surprising that it hosts one of the better modern art museums in France. Even if you don't like modern art the building itself is beautiful. Well worth the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

If You like modern art this museum is worth of visiting. Same ticket is valid also to various other museums in Nice (in the same day).

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PekkaM149
Reviewed October 13, 2018

The building is very well designed. It has a remarkable amount of art but I don’t appreciate most of it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LTPtrip
Reviewed October 12, 2018

I'll admit to not being a big fan of modern art but I did enjoy this gallery. The building is well laid out and the exhibits are impressive. You get some excellent views over the gardens and over Nice from the windows but I was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bugman_uk
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Just the right size for a 1.5 hour visit. Great collection of the Nice School of Art including the Klein blue. Go outside for the view.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Canadian_hikerGuelph
Reviewed October 2, 2018

If contemporary art is your thing then this museum is well worth a visit! Fantastic building and stunning collections of art. We saw Cosmogonies - a temporary summer exhibition of wide ranging art inspired by the elements, including installation, film and performance art. My teenage...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank julia2groves
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This very unique building is close to Nice France old city A completely modern structure with an amazing panoramic rooftop terrace. The art itself is special due to two artists that have big collections there Niki St Phalle and Yves Klien To my mind St...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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November 16, 2018|
Response from jin6x | Reviewed this property |
It's some time since went there. Check the website.
Sara E
October 23, 2018|
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Response from LynD827 | Reviewed this property |
10€ for a museum pass and gives you access to other participating museums (abt 10 or so) within 24 hours.
July 29, 2018|
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Response from Lynne M | Reviewed this property |
yes, but they are small.