Musee Des Beaux - Arts De Dijon

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  • Address: 1 Rue Rameau, 21000 Dijon, France
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +33-380745209
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art Museums, Museums, Family And Kids

Housed in the Palace of the Dukes of Burgundy, Musee des Beaux- Arts is one of the oldest museums in France. Founded in 1787, the Age of Enlightenment, the museum incorporates the collections of Francois Devosge. His collections have found a space in the museum ever since 1787. What makes Musee des Beaux-Arts a world famous museum is its range of encyclopaedic collections, which vary from Egyptian art to the 20th century. Inside the museum, you will find:

  • Sculptures
  • Paintings
  • Art objects and other items of antiquity

The museum houses two rooms:

  • The Statues Room – meant to house sculptures.
  • Salon Conde – room devoted to paintings and it celebrates the glory of the Condes, governors of Burgundy.

The attractions of museum are:

  • The remains of Court of Dukes of Burgundy featuring the famous tombs of Philip the Bold, John the Fearless and Margaret of Bavaria.
  • Egyptian antiquities
  • Roman art from Switzerland and Germany
  • Famous works from the Renaissance, 17th and 18th centuries
  • Works of the Sculptor Pompon
  • Modern art
  • Works representing the school of Paris

Apart from the attractions, you can also spend time in:

  • Museum library: It holds around 18,000 volumes and a documentary collection about the history of art.
  • Bookshop boutique: You can find books related to the collections inside.
  • Graphic arts office: It houses fragile items such as drawings, engravings, pastels, gouaches and miniatures. But this room is open only for researchers. 

Musee Des Beaux - Arts De Dijon Travel Tips

  • Pet dogs and other pets are not allowed inside the museum.
  • It is forbidden to smoke, drink and eat in the museum.
  • The visitors are advised to use camera without the use of flash.

Entrance Ticket Details For Musee Des Beaux - Arts De Dijon

  • Guided tour : 6€
  • Concert show : 6€
  • Work shop ( per session) : 6€

How to Reach Musee Des Beaux - Arts De Dijon

  • Court Bar entrance to the Palace of Burgundy States access by Rameau Street, the square of the Dukes, the court of honour.

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  • Musee Des Beaux - Arts De Dijon Address: 1 Rue Rameau, 21000 Dijon, France
  • Musee Des Beaux - Arts De Dijon Contact Number: +33-380745209
  • Musee Des Beaux - Arts De Dijon Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Musee Des Beaux - Arts De Dijon(preferred time): 10:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Musee Des Beaux - Arts De Dijon: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 62.35% of people who visit Dijon include Musee Des Beaux - Arts De Dijon in their plan

  • 74.66% of people start their Musee Des Beaux - Arts De Dijon visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Musee Des Beaux - Arts De Dijon

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