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Palais des Beaux Arts

18 Bis Rue de Valmy | Place de la Republique, 59000, Lille, France
+33 3 20 06 78 00
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Prestigious art museum features works of Goya, Donatello and Veronese along with German paintings and sculptures from the 15th and 16th centuries.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“van gogh” (19 reviews)
“audio guide” (42 reviews)
“old masters” (11 reviews)
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18 Bis Rue de Valmy | Place de la Republique, 59000, Lille, France
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"van gogh"
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"audio guide"
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"old masters"
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"art collection"
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"beautiful museum"
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"great art"
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"art lovers"
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"famous artists"
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"louvre in paris"
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"beaux arts"
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"first floor"
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"the ground floor"
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"eurostar tickets"
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"impressive building"
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"special exhibition"
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"worth a visit"
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"couple of hours"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I would highly recommend a visit to this fantastic art museum and stunning building! Not expensive to enter and you can spend hours just browsing.

Thank JayneB B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Experiencing the interior of the building itself is probably worth the price of admission, which is not very much for a museum of this stature (7 euro for adults, kids under a certain age free). An I-pod guide to the museum was included in the...More

Thank Michele W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is closed on certain days so check opening times. If you go late the entrance fee is reduced from 7 euros to 4 but we only had 45 mins which is nowhere near enough. But to see astounding works by Goya, Chagall, Picasso, Renoir,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The forecast was for sustained rain, so this was the day to devote to the fine arts! What a wonderful collection of paintings, sculptures and other visual art objects. We used the free i-pod tour guides which helped us towards a better understanding of the...More

Thank happy-reise
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We Wanted very much to visit this place. We found it quite easily, paid a parking place for three hours only to find out that the museum was under renovation and no website was updated with this Information. We Also saw other individuals and groups...More

Thank Adriana S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very good art gallery/ museum. Well worth a visit. They are having renovations at present. The entrance is tucked away in a corner on the right hand side.

Thank Steve_Grant1
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

This museum is the 2nd most important art museum outside of Paris, so we were told. Entrance fee is 7 euros with no discounts for pensioners. Museum is undergoing major refurbishment to the exterior which was a shame as the bits that we could see...More

Thank Whitehalltraveller
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

This museum is fantastic. The atrium is newly renovated and the space feels bright and open. The staff were friendly. The collection is vast but presented so well: there are modern counterpoints to the paintings on the upper floor, as the museum currently has a...More

Thank Annette M
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

When you are in Lille, And you want to kill some time and experience nice museum this place is a must place to visit in terms of culture and history

Thank nihan19721969
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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Brilliant venue, forward thinking, warm welcome, brilliant art, relaxing and totally un-stuffy. There was a really creative exhibition dotted around the various galleries while we were there, weaving modern cultural references to fine art by using examples such as clips from tv shows, making the...More

Thank SkinRich
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