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Rouen Museum of Fine Arts: A Place to Appreciate the XV Century and More


France is one of the countries with most beautiful places to visit were you can appreciate art.

Rouen Museum of Fine Arts

Rouen Museum of Fine Arts

One of those places is the Rouen Museum of Fine Arts, located in the city of Rouen, northern of France. The building is a beautiful structure that was built between 1880 and 1888 and was founded in 1801 by Napoleon I. The architect that built this breath taking museum is Louis Sauvageot. In it, you can find invaluable pieces of art from the XV century until now.

RubensDiego VelazquezDelacroix and Corot are some of the painters that have their work in collected in this museumExpositions are almost always schedule so if you visit France, add this museum in your “to do” list and spend a day appreciating art from the important artists that made history with their work.

Esplanade Marcel-Duchamp Entrée handicapés 26, rue Lecanuet 76000 Rouen is where this museum is located. The entry fee is 5 € and the museum is open from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.

In June, several expositions are already scheduled but to check more expositions, enter the official website of the museum:

  1. Exposition Cathedrales 1789 – 1914: un mythe modern (June, 5; June, 6)
  2. Les XXE et XXIE siecles: art moderne et art contemporain (Jun, 7)