Musée Marc Chagall, Nice

Musée Marc Chagall, founded in 1973, houses some of the best works of Marc Chagall. Chagall himself guided the architecture of the museum. Note the mosaic arching over a pond, and the blue stained glass that adorns the walls of the concert hall. View a famous series of 17 religious paintings, which Chagall offered to the French state in 1966. The museum hosts exhibitions on world religion, as per Chagall's wishes. Add Musée Marc Chagall to your Nice travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Nice holiday builder app .
Create an itinerary including Musée Marc Chagall
Save Saved
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Musée Marc Chagall Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
3,328 reviews
Google
4.4
TripAdvisor
  • Paid full price for half of the museum then to be closed for 2 hours barely 20 minutes later. At no point did any of the staff mention this was going to happen - very poor. Reduced rate if you entered...  more »
  • In March were with girlfriends in Nice. Unfortunately, the employee refused To give us an audio guide without a Passport. I had a copy of my passport With me-I refused to take a copy. It is impossible to leave Money as collateral. Without An audio guide, we walked all in 10 minutes. Nothing new has been learned. What a pity!
    View original
Google
  • A perfect solution to a gray day in Nice. Chagall’s brilliant canvases show his inspiration from the colors of the Mediterranean in interpreting passages from the Old Testament. Free audio guides enhance the experience. Note that the extensive explanations on the audio guide mean that a visit of 2 hours minimum is needed.
  • The collection of Marc Chagall is an exquisite mirror of the eyes of the artist. The museum contains an array of collection from mosaics, stained glass, oil on canvass, water colors, and ceramics, all reflecting Chagall's belief in the perfect poem - The Bible. It is recommended to stay an hour and a half to admire the works of this national French artist.
Places to stay near Musée Marc Chagall

Plan your trip to Nice

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Nice

View all >
4.7
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 2​h
4.5
Duration: 1​h

Side trips from Nice

2.8
Duration: 8​h
4.8
Duration: 6​h
4.6
Duration: 6​h
3.8
Duration: 3​h

Museums in Nice

View all >
2.8
Duration: 3​h
3.9
Duration: 1​h
3.4
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.2
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Hidden gems in Nice

4.6
Duration: 3​h
4.2
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 2​h
4.6
Duration: 4​h

Outdoors in Nice

4.7
Duration: 3​h
5.0
Duration: 3​h
5.0
Duration: 3​h
5.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Nearby attractions in Nice

4.4
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.3
Duration: 1​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 4​h
4.9
Duration: 2​h 30​min
3.9
Duration: 4​h
4.4
Duration: 3​h
4.4
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 4​h 30​min