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Musées de la Citadelle

Villefranche-sur-Mer | Art moderne et contemporain - Arts décoratifs
Free Admission
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Presentation
The Citadel was built from 1550 by the Duke of Savoy on a project of Charles Quint. Early example of fortifications, it ensured the defence of the County. Acquired by the city in 1965, it now houses the Town Hall, museums and a Congress centre.

Volti Museum Foundation: in the heart of the Citadel of Villefranche, 100 women of bronze, copper and Terra-cotta spread their voluptuous curves in a setting of gemstones: the Volti donation has décor and a quite exceptional presentation, making it a unique artistic ensemble.
Collection Goetz-Boumeester: one hundred works, from figurative to abstract, Christine Boumeester and Henri Goetz outlined therein, as well as several works-memories of the great masters (Picasso, Picabia, Miro, Hartung) contemporaries.
Collection Roux: Three hundred historical figurines in polychrome ceramic depicting the daily life of the middle ages and the Renaissance.
Hours

10:00 - 12:00 / 14:00 - 17:30

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Other information

Contact details

  • Name: Musées de la Citadelle
  • Address: La Citadelle - 06230 - Villefranche-sur-Mer - France
  • Phone: (33) 04 93 76 33 27

Services

Librairie, Carterie, Boutique, Restaurant, Cafétéria

Activities

Exposition, Visite guidée, Visite, Atelier pédagogique, Atelier

Getting there

  • By train : gare de Villefranche-sur-Mer
  • By car : de Nice-Centre, direction Monaco
  • By plane : éroport de Nice Côte-d'Azur

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