Palace Of Fine Arts, Le Palais Des Beaux Arts De Lille, LilleCurrently Open
- Address: 18 Rue de Valmy, Place de la Republique, 59000 Lille, France
- Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
- Phone: 33-320067800
- Ticket Price: 6 EUR
- Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
- Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, History Museum, Palace, Theatre, Family And Kids, Architecture , Sculpture
About Palace Of Fine Arts, Le Palais Des Beaux Arts De Lille, Lille
Napoleon Bonaparte himself ordered this museum to be constructed. It’s the largest French museum outside Paris and has been open since 1809. It’s fairy-tale like Belle-Epoque architecture is only a slight indicator of the treasures that lie within. It’s collection is divided into Antiquities, Middle Ages and Renaissance; 7th-century paintings; 18th- and 19th-century paintings, 20th-century paintings and sculptures – all of which contain priceless works of art giving a detailed insight into the evolution of various artistic and cultural revolutions. The artists come from all over Europe; Spanish (Goya, Greco, Ribera, and Valdes Leal); Italian (Veronese, Tintoretto, and Bassano); Dutch (Emmanuel de Witte, Pieter Codde, Jacob Van Ruisdael, Pieter Lastman); and of course French (David, Chardin, Delacroix, Courbet, Puvis de Chavannes, Pajou, David d’Angers, Carpeaux, Camille Claudel, and Rodin). The palace also fulfills a great function as a meeting point for various types of artistic expression such as literature, theatre, music, dance, cinema – making it one of the most revered art destinations in the world.
Palace Of Fine Arts, Le Palais Des Beaux Arts De Lille Information
- Check out the Palace Shop and the Palace Coffee Shop.
- Disabled entry is from the Boulevard de la Liberte.
Palace Of Fine Arts, Le Palais Des Beaux Arts De Lille Ticket Prices
- Free entrance on first Sunday of every month.
How To reach Palace Of Fine Arts, Le Palais Des Beaux Arts De Lille by Public Transport
- Metro: Line 1- station Republique/ Beaux-Arts
- Bus: Line 14- Place de la Republique
- Taxis: From both railway stations in Lille to the Place, Richebe
Restaurants Near Palace Of Fine Arts, Le Palais Des Beaux Arts De Lille
- Restaurant at the Museum
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Palace Of Fine Arts, Le Palais Des Beaux Arts De Lille, Lille Reviews
Cool art, but when I visited the WiFi didn't work.
Wonderful 3 story gallary.. 11/11/2016
nice building but boring art. Staff speaks little English
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