Musée Magnin

 

in short

Housed in the Hôtel de Lantin, the museum includes works by the Italian, Northern and French schools, from the late sixteenth to the mid-nineteenth centuries.
Musée Magnin
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Musée Magnin

in detail

Housed in the Hôtel de Lantin, one of Dijon’s finest seventeenth-century mansions, the museum owes its existence to two keen collectors, Jeanne and Maurice Magnin. In 1938 they bequeathed their remarkable collection of paintings, drawings and art objects to the state.

In accordance with their wishes, the museum has retained the character of a private collection and a sense of a house that is still lived in. It includes works by the Italian, Northern and French schools, from the late sixteenth to the mid-nineteenth century. Outstanding paintings by Sébastien Bourdon, Laurent de la Hyre and Eustache Le Sueur evoke Parisian art in the opening decades of the seventeenth century.

The originality of this collection and its refined setting make it a delightful spot in the heart of the old town.
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painting, graphic art, art, drawing, dance, drawings, paintings, magnin, hôtel de lantin, sébastien bourdon

Visitor entrance

Hôtel de Lantin
4, rue des Bons-Enfants
21000 Dijon
France
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Opening Times

Sun
10:00 - 18:00
Mon
-
Tue
10:00 - 18:00
Wed
10:00 - 18:00
Thu
10:00 - 18:00
Fri
10:00 - 18:00
Sat
10:00 - 18:00
Please note: There is a daily midday break from 12:00 to 14:00.
The museum opens until 20:00 every first wednesday of the month.

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