Discover one of the best art collection in France!
Tour the Art museum of Lille with our guides! Lille has a beautiful Art museum, it is home to the third largest collection in France even if it is less famous than its parisian counterparts!
Tour the Art Museum of Lille and you will discover paintings by masters like Goya, Rubens, Brueghel, Van Gogh, Monet et Delacroix as well as local artists!
The museum is organized around an interior courtyard where you will find a café and a souvenir shop. All the departements ( the flemish paintings, realists, Impressionnists, the modern paintings, Sculptures, Ceramics and china) are located around this courtyard, which makes it easy to to go around.
During this 2hour guided tour of the Art museum, you will discover its collection through a theme you are interested in like : “Mythology and Heroes”, “Love, Hate and other human emotions”, “Great Impressionnists paintings”or “Best of the museum”.
We have selected these themes because we want you to see things you are already interested in and make the most of what the Art museum aka the Palais des Beaux-Arts, has to offer. We will also show you a few of our favorites before leaving you to go for a coffee or discover the rest of the museum on your own if you want to see more.
The museum often hosts excellent temporary exhibitions. The last one was “Open Museum Music”, a great exhibition recreating the atmosphere of each paintings, you could for example, lounge on beautiful cushions to admire the painting of an oriental house in style while listening to north african music. Perfect. They also had the sound of the Thames river in the room where they show the House of Parliament by Monet. If you are interested, we can give you a private tour of the temporary exhibitions, don’t hesitate to contact us .