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Palais Fesch, Museum of fine arts

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In 1839 , Cardinal Fesch bequeathed to the city of Ajaccio "some originals of all schools to create a museum to serve the education of young people." With this legacy, the town of Ajaccio has received a collection of Italian painting which is the largest in France after the Louvre . Collections have presented three major funds: Primitives ( before the fifteenth century ) , Roman and Neapolitan Baroque painting Baroque painting . These collections are complemented by several other funds : painting northern and central Italy , Nordic painting , the eighteenth century, the nineteenth century Corsican painting ; Napoleonic collection. Opening hours: From 1st October to 30th April: Monday 10am to 5pm , closed on Tuesdays , Wednesday 10am to 5pm/ Thursday 12 to 5pm/ Friday 12 to 5pm/ Saturday 10 to 5pm , sunday 12 to 5pm the third weekend of each month. From 2nd May to 30th September: Monday 10.30 to 6pm, closed on Tuesdays, Wednesdays 10:30 to 6pm. Thursday 12 to 6pm, 12 to 6pm. Friday night until 8:30 p.m. in July and August only for temporary exhibition halls. Saturday 10.30 to 18pm. Sunday 12 to 6pm . Minimum number of people : 10 Maximum number of people : 25

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  • Palais Fesch, Museum of fine arts

    ma dernière visite m'a plutôt déçue avec une exposition sur de l'art contemporain où les œuvres récentes étaient collées aux tableaux centenaires.... ça et pas de climatisation alors qu'il faisait très chaud: ne faites pas de malaise et ne vous reposer pas sur les banquette où vous vous ferez rappeler à l'ordre... bref, de très belles et inestimables oeuvres réunies par le cardinal Fesh qui valent la visite et le plaisir des yeux!

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50 - 52 Rue Cardinal Fesch

Ajaccio and nearby
Neighborhood: Pays Ajaccien
Telephone: +33 4 95262626
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Entrance€8.00
Reduced rate€5.00
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