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09 June 2021  |  Culture

The Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Nice

The entrance to the museum is located on the Esplanade Niki de Saint Phalle, overlooking Place Yves Klein. The museum spaces are devoted on the first floor to temporary exhibitions, the second and third level house the permanent collections.

This museum is the second most visited site in Nice.

You will also find an exhibition by Ernest Pignon-Ernest le Niçois, the precursor of urban art in France.

The Works

This museum has 1331 works by 346 artists including 436 paintings and 292 sculptures and installations, which offer an avant-garde panorama of artistic creation from the end of the 1950s to the present day, articulated around different movements.

In addition, the museum displays key works of minimal art or arte povera.

Timetables and prices

The museum is open daily and free for students.

A Pass is offered to all Niçois and residents of the municipalities of the Nice Côte d´Azur metropolis, giving free access to all municipal museums and galleries.

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