Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet

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  • Address: Hamlet Gruchy, 50440 Greville-Hague, France, Cherbourg
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  • Timings: 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +33-0233018191
  • Ticket Price: 4 EUR
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Educational Site, Family And Kids, Exhibition

MaisonNatale Jean-Francois Millet (The birthplace of Jean-Francois Millet) is located in the town of Greville-Hague. The site has been restored and is now open to public. It evokes the childhood and training period of the painter, and a collection of drawings and preparatory sketches is on exhibit allows having a close look at the artist’s techniques. The place is managed and run by the General council. A showroom at the site temporarily hosts a temporary exhibition of the work of artists inspired by the works of Millet. A film tracing the life and work of the painter is on display at the site as well as the visitors get to relive the incredible story of one of his most famous paintings, The Angelus.

Highlights and must sees include:

  • The birthplace of Jean-Francois Millet, tells the stories of training days
  • The Angelus
  • Original artwork from departmental collections and loans of Thomas henry art museum of Cherbourg
  • Temporary exhibition: works of artist’s inspired by Millet’s artwork. Reinterpretations by the likes of Van Gough.

Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet Travel Tips

  • Last ticket sale 1 hour before the closing time.

Entrance Ticket Details For Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet

  • EUR 2: Children
  • EUR 2.70/3.00: Adult group, per person

How to Reach Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet

  • Walk or hire a taxi
  • Ask a local for the bus details

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  • Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet Address: Hamlet Gruchy, 50440 Greville-Hague, France, Cherbourg
  • Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet Contact Number: +33-0233018191
  • Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet Timing: 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet Price: 4 EUR
  • Best time to visit Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet(preferred time): 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 7.29% of people who visit Cherbourg include Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet in their plan

  • 78.57% of people start their Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet

Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet

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Maisonnatale Jean-francois Millet Reviews & Ratings

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  • Belle visite avec un belle promenade a proximiter pour admirer les panorama peint par le peintre local. A visiter. Tres bonne apres midi a faire en famille. Belle exposition qui retrasse sa vie a travers differante tematique (dessin tableau croquis ...)

  • Très jolie maison et très beau village En plus nous avions la chance d'être en randonnée guidée avec un ancien du pays qui a donné vraiment vie à ce lieu et aux endroits où Millet avait posé son chevalet avec toutes ses anecdotes...

  • Un balade dans le temps pour découvrir un peu de passé à travers M Millet. Un arrêt qui vaut le détour si vous visitez la région.

  • Un regard vers l'horizon pour retrouver la peinture de Millet

  • Belle étape sur le sentier des douaniers

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