Hôtel Pincé

Interesting
An important example of the early Renaissance in France, the Hôtel Pincé is now home to an art museum. Based on the Ancient art collections of Turpin-de-Crissé (1772-1859), an artist from Angers and chamberlain to Empress Josephine, exhibits include Greek and Etruscan vases, and Egyptian, Chinese and Japanese artefacts, such as a series of engravings by Hiroshige, The Tôkaidô Road.

Useful information

Address:

32 bis rue Lenepveu, 49000 Angers

Phone:

+33 2 41 23 50 00

Opening hours

Jun-Sep: 10am-6pm; rest of year: 10am-noon, 2pm-6pm - closed Tue, 1 Jan, 1 May, 1 and 11 Nov, 25 Dec

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