Musée des Beaux-Arts de Quimper
The Fine Arts Museum in Quimper displays a collection of paintings from the 14C to the present day, including the Northern European, Italian and French Schools. Several rooms are dedicated to regional works (paintings and sculptures), including one devoted to Max Jacob, who was born and raised in Quimper. His collection includes souvenirs, documents and gouaches, as well as a series of portraits. Note also the 47m-long fresco by the St-Malo artist Jean-Julien Lemordant.
Address:40 place St-Corentin, 29000 Quimper
Phone:+33 2 98 95 45 20
Price:5 € (-12 years old free of charge) €
Jul-Aug: 10am-6pm; Apr-Jun and Sep-Oct: daily except Tue 9.30am-noon, 2pm-6pm; rest of year: daily except Tue 9.30am-noon, 2pm-5.30pm, Sun 2pm-5.30pm - closed 1 Jan, 1 May, 1 and 11 Nov, 25 Dec