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The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (Musee des Beaux-Arts)

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The MMFA is one of Canada’s most visited museums and the eighth-most visited museum in North America, boasting more than 1.3 million visitors. The MMFA's original temporary exhibitions combine various artistic disciplines – fine arts, music, film...more
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1380 Sherbrooke W, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1J5, Canada
Centre-Ville (Downtown)
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Reviewed today

I have seen several Picasso displays, including the Barcelona museum, but this one really struck me. It compares, side by side, his works and the African art that inspired him. This helps elevate the importance of African art and explains Picasso's importance in educating Europe...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed yesterday

OK, it's not the NY Met or the Louvre. But it is full of amazing pieces: two Rembrandts, a Breughel (maybe two) and a host of other famous creations and many gorgeous and interesting less known ones, from around the world and especially Canada, including...More

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Reviewed yesterday

It was a very interesting display. I learnt a lot about life in the time of Napoleon. There was a display of his utensils and dishes. There were also period displays of dental and surgical tools.

Thank S K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This season s exhibit is picasso. It is such a great topic to discuss art. Specially with children And i also enrolled my 10 year old niece in an art class for the week. It is creative and she made Friends and at the end...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not a Picasso fan, but experienced the exhibition. Pieces from other artists in the collection were enjoyable. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the museum and really enjoyed the exhibit. Saw art from someone from Camden, New Jersey. What are the odds of something like that happening. Really great hotel to navigate and see everything without being crowded!

Thank rprogersjr
Reviewed 3 days ago

We found this place surprising and well put together. A large collection of really quirky art, an enromous place with lots of nooks and crannies filled with really interesting things.

Thank drscoleman
Reviewed 3 days ago

A great museum with many art exhibits and some great special exhibits (Just saw the Picasso exhibit).

Thank asd24
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You have to visit the Fine Arts Museum in Montreal. It is huge and has all types of artwork in 4 buildings. And the neighborhood it is in is the Shopping Quarter and has great window shoppinng at Hermes, Tiffany's, etc.

Thank Cheryl O
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful with like works of art. Well organized so you can focus time on preferred art works. Did not see the Picasso pieces but enjoyed the Rembrandt and the Italian masters.

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