Girodet Museum

Dedicated to local artist Anne-Louis Girodet, the favourite pupil of David, one of the giants of neo-Classical painting. In the Girodet Collection takes pride of place, with 20 paintings including portraits and the fine work The Geography Lesson (1803). While the museum is closed for extension and renovation work, you can see a small part of its collections at the P'tit Musée Girodet, in the town centre (35 Rue Dorée).

Useful information

Adresse : 

2 rue du Faubourg-de-la-Chaussée

Phone:

+33 2 38 98 07 81

Opening hours

closed for refurbishment, reopening planned for 2016

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