Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman

Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: 2 Quai de Monleon, 06500 Menton, France
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +33-489815250
  • Ticket Price: 8 EUR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Outdoors, Family And Kids, Exhibition , Specialty Museums

This museum on the French Riviera houses the art work of Jean Cocteau majority of which comes from an American Businessman called Severin Winderman. This museum has been designed by Rudy Ricciotti whose influences can be seen clearly on the architecture of the museum. This unique building looks like a fierce set of teeth or a string of alabaster forearms holding up the sky. Even if you are not an Art lover, do visit to witness the unique and controversial architecture of the museum building. 

Guided tours and workshops are available for kids here. It has about seven sections and contains almost 1000 graphic artworks. The seven sections have different theme based on Cocteau’s work:

  • Red and Gold Evil
  • Towards a Poetry Theatre
  • New Superstars
  • Tragedy Revisited
  • Staging the invisible
  • Movie Theatre
  • The route in the city

This rich cultural institution has a well-stocked bookstore that contains works written by Jean Cocteau, CDs, films, catalogue of the museum etc. The museum cafe is famous for its culinary delights on offer that change with season and provides a relaxing atmosphere to unwind.

  • This place is also known as Jean Cocteau Museum.

  • Students, Teachers, Seniors and families: 6 Euros
  • Professional Partners and individual group of 10: 4 Euros
  • Jobseekers, Disabled persons, Under Eighteen and 1st Sunday of each month: Free

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  • Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman Address: 2 Quai de Monleon, 06500 Menton, France
  • Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman Contact Number: +33-489815250
  • Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman Timing: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman Price: 8 EUR
  • Best time to visit Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman(preferred time): 10:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Menton include Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman in their plan

  • 51.64% of people start their Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman

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93.18% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman

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  • Beautifully situated on the water in the heart of beloved Menton, this space is whimsical and steeped in a history that is tangible. The art is sublime and the museum is well worth a visit.

  • Cool building. Great exhibition space upstairs. Cocteau collection downstairs. Obligatory gift shop and cafe.

  • Amazing art in a wonderful city. Entry is free the first Sunday of every month.

  • Wonderful modern structure that looks onto the beach, with a temporary art exhibition on the top floor and some really interesting experiments by Jean Cocteau on the bottom floor

  • Great museum! Great staff! Very friendly and helpful!

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