Musée municipal de Pontarlier

The Municipal Museum is housed in a 16C bourgeois mansion decorated with modern stained-glass windows. It contains archaeological collections, an explanation of the story of the Green Fairy, and earthenware and paintings from the region, including Autoportrait au chien by Gustave Courbet.

Useful information

Address : 

2 pl. d’Arçon

Phone:

+33 3 81 38 82 16

Price:

4 € (-26 years old free of charge)

Opening hours

10am-noon, 2pm-6pm, weekends and Bank Hols 2pm-6pm - closed Tue, 1-2 Jan, 1 May, 1 Nov, 25 Dec

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