Musée Fabre - juin 2020 © CH.Ruiz/Montpellier3m

The Fabre Museum, a journey through 600 years of painting

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  • .Courbet
  • .Véronèse
  • .Soulages

Entering the Fabre Museum, a step or two away from Place de la Comédie, means plunging into a wonderful world that is both far away and close at hand.

TOP TIP: with our 24, 48 and 72 hour City Cards, enjoy free admission to the Fabre Museum, including the Hotel Sabatier d´Espeyran: permanent collections, temporary exhibitions and individual guided tours. Book online or at the reception of the Tourist Office.

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Soulages in minor key

As a young native of Aveyron, Pierre Soulages, the most famous French contemporary painter, regularly visited the Fabre Museum, and met his wife

34 major paintings by the creator of Outrenoir, including some 20 works donated by the artist, give an overview of his career in 600m2 of specially designed rooms. A starting point before a visit to the Soulages Museum in Rodez and the stained-glass windows in the Conques abbey church, 2 hours away from Montpellier.

Application Fabre and the City 2

The Fabre Museum is offering a geo-localized application from October 10 to explore the history of medicine and art in Montpellier. A lively discovery of emblematic places and monuments in the history of medicine and pharmacy, carried out as part of the 800th anniversary of the Faculty of Medicine.

A fun proposition through scripted game routes, for a cultural walk, a moment shared with family or a game experience with friends.
3 game paths will be offered to you "free", "family" and "adventure"

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