LES ROSEES
in Provence

Museums

PICASSO
In Antibes - 20 minutes from Les Rosees
The Musée Picasso, formerly the Château Grimaldi at Antibes, is built upon the foundations of the ancient Greek town of Antipolis. Antibes is a resort town in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France, on the Mediterranean Sea.
Address:
Place Mariejol
06600 ANTIBES
France
Telephone:
+33 4 92 90 54 20
Website:
http://antibesjuanlespins.com/en/art-et-culture/picasso-museum
Extra details
Picasso museum is open every day except on Monday and the 1st January, 1st May, 1st November, 25th December.
• September 16th - June 14th: 10:00 - 13:00 / 14:00 -18:00
• June 15th - September 15th: 10:00 - 18:00
Ticket office closes at 12:30 and 17:30

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CHAGALL
In Nice - 40 minutes from Les Rosees
The Musée Marc Chagall is a French national museum dedicated to the work of painter Marc Chagall - essentially his works inspired by religion - located in Nice in the Alpes-Maritimes.
Address:
Av Docteur Ménard- (Angle Bd. de Cimiez) - 06000 NICE
Telephone:
+33 4 93 53 87 20
Website:
www.musee-chagall.fr
Extra details
Opening hours: 10:00-18:00 (mai à octobre) - 10:00-17:00 (novembre à avril)
Annual closing: 01/01 -01/05 - 25/12
Weekly closing: Tuesday all day,

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LEGER
In Biot - 35 minutes from Les Rosees
Joseph Fernand Henri Léger was a French painter, sculptor, and filmmaker. In his early works he created a personal form of cubism which he gradually modified into a more figurative, populist style. His boldly simplified treatment of modern subject matter has caused him to be regarded as a forerunner of pop art. 
Address:
Chemin Val de Pome
06410 BIOT
Telephone:
+33 4 93 53 87 20
Website:
www.musee-fernandleger.fr
Extra details
Open everyday except on Tuesdays, December 25th, January 1st, May 1st
from November to April :10 am > 5 pm
Exceptional closing at 4 pm : 24th and 31th Dicember
from May to October : 10 am > 6 pm

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COCTEAU
In Menton - 50 minutes from Les Rosees
Jean Cocteau was an enormously influential French artist and writer known as one of the major figures of Dada and Surrealism. With an oeuvre that spanned painting, novels, poetry, plays, and films, Cocteau established himself as a leading creative force in Paris.
Address:
Bastion traverse, 06500 Menton
Telephone:
+33 4 89 81 52 50
Website:
https://www.museecocteaumenton.fr/
Extra details
Mon 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tue Closed
Wed - Sun 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Hours subject to change

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MATISSE
In Menton - 45 minutes from Les Rosees
Henri Émile Benoît Matisse was a French artist, known for both his use of colour and his fluid and original draughtsmanship. He was a draughtsman, printmaker, and sculptor, but is known primarily as a painter. Matisse is commonly regarded, along with Pablo Picasso, as one of the artists who best helped to define the revolutionary developments in the visual arts throughout the opening decades of the twentieth century, responsible for significant developments in painting and sculpture. 
Address:
164 avenue des Arenes de Cimiez, 06000 Nice
Telephone:
+33 4 93 81 08 08
Website:
http://www.musee-matisse-nice.org/
Extra details
Mon 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed - Sun 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Hours subject to change


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RENOIR
In Cagnes sur mer - 25 minutes from Les Rosees
Pierre-Auguste Renoir, commonly known as Auguste Renoir, was a French artist who was a leading painter in the development of the Impressionist style. As a celebrator of beauty and especially feminine sensuality, it has been said that "Renoir is the final representative of a tradition which runs directly from Rubens to Watteau." 
Address:
Chemin des Collettes 06800 Cagnes-sur-Mer

Telephone:
+33(0)4 93 20 61 07
Website:
http://www.cagnes-tourisme.com/fr/decouvrir/musee-renoir/presentation.html
Extra details
Opening hours : 10:00-12:00 14:00-17:00 (01/10-31/03) 10:00-12:00 14:00-18:00 (01/04-31/05) 10:00-13:00 14:00-18:00 (01/06-30/09)les jardins always open
Annual closing: 01/01, 01/05, 25/12
Weekly closing: Tuesday all day,

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FONDATION MAEGHT
In St Paul de Vence - 40 minutes from Les Rosees
The Fondation Maeght is an art gallery and exhibition area on the hill above Saint-Paul-de-Vence. Established in the 1960's, the Fondation Maeght is a modernist style museum in a woodland setting with far reaching views. It is known for its extensive collections of Giacometti and Miro sculptures -the latter are mostly large works displayed in the terraced gardens.  It also portrays temporary exhibitions.
Address:
623 Gardettes path, Saint Paul de Vence 06570
Telephone:
+33 (0)4 93 32 81 63
Website:
http://www.fondation-maeght.com
Extra details
The Fondation Maeght costs 14 euros per adult, plus 5 euros for the right to take photographs, or 9 euros for students and under 18's, and
free for under 10's. It is open all year round, opeing at 10am closing
at 18.00 (closing 19.00 July - September)

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