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Musee du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac

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Located close to the Eiffel Tower, the musée du quai Branly exhibits 3 500 works of art from Africa, the Americas, Asia and Oceania. This important collection makes the musée du quai Branly an unmissable place for discovering the art culture of the...more
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37 quai Branly, 75007 Paris, France
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+33 1 56 61 70 00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fantastic museum for those interested in tribal arts and pretty much everyone else. The collections from Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia are the best I've ever seen. Other collections are great also, the setting and displays are expertly designed. The cafe isn't cheap, but...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Learn about the civilizations and art of Oceania, Asia, Africa and South America. You will be immersed in their ways of life, rituals etc. Very well documented. Take time to walk around the gardens surrounding the building by Jean Nouvel. Great views of the Eiffel...More

Thank Claudia J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Continental habits of media and usage of ornemental wooden and clay symbols portrait the development of uncommon communication.

Reviewed 8 August 2018

We visited a museum wich their excibits are from Asia, Africa, America and Oceania. It is marvelous and we introduce it without any caution!

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

You can see a special art and culture from Africa, America, Oceania. Has to be visit it and there was few visitor only, we have a big place and time to see everything

Thank mjahno
Reviewed 31 July 2018

The first time we went to the Branly we laughed at the terrible lighting and circuitous path through the exhibits, but it is a wonderful place, full of things that will make you think twice about calling any culture "primitive." Such interesting and beautiful things...More

Thank SophiesAunt
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Nestled in a garden setting not far from the Eiffel Tower, this museum is a real treat. There is a noise-reducing, transparent fence erected along the traffic-heavy road along the Seine which is so effective that a leisurely stroll through the wonderful gardens surrounding the...More

2  Thank Bob B
Reviewed 25 July 2018

An amazing museum and collection. The museum, designed by Jean Nouvel, has one of the best displays I've seen. The museum contains indigenous artefacts from around the world. The New Guinea collection in particular is fantastic. It might be worth booking the restaurant there, Ombres....More

Thank Philip G
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

This is somewhere we could have spent half a day, probably more. Such a beautiful array of art from around the world, organized thoughtfully, and displayed beautifully. On a horribly busy day at all the monuments and other museums during the height of tourist season,...More

1  Thank AimeeWrites
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Musee Quai Branly features the art of the indigenous peoples of Africa, Asia, Oceania, and the Americas. It's a spectacular building set in a beautiful garden. The collection of aboriginal paintings is outstanding, better than in the museums in Sydney and Melbourne. It's presentation of...More

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8 March 2018|
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Response from Alison M |
When we went in October there were no queues at all for this museum but I think it is worth buying tickets in advance for the more 'popular' sites like the Concergie and the Eiffel Tower as there were long queues for them... More
8 March 2018|
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Response from zenubia | Reviewed this property |
I went at the opening hour and there was only one person before me in the ticket line. As I was going around the museum though I noticed big groups of students and tourists coming in. I would suggest to go early before the... More
12 June 2015|
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Response from musee-du-quai-Branly | Property representative |
Dear Jayne, Thank you for your question. We are happy to hear that some of your friends recommended us and it would be a pleasure to make you discover our museum. In 2015, our opening hours are the following : From... More
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