Housing some of the finest collections of the Art Nouveau movement, Musee de l'Ecole de Nancy is a popular site for art and architecture lovers. Spearheaded by Émile Gallé and made famous by Anton Gaudi, Art Nouveau was at the height of its popularity in the early 20th century. Here, take in the movement's artistry through glassware, ceramics, and furniture exhibits. The "Dawn and Dusk Bed" by Émile Gallé and "Death of the Swan Piano" by Louis Majorelle are two of the many famous pieces on display in the museum's main building. Put Musee de l'Ecole de Nancy on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Nancy trip planner.
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An excellent museum of Art Nouveau, not only the collection is magnificent, but the building and the gardens are a treat. I love Art Nouveau, and there are wonderful pieces here, from furniture to... more »
We 'did' this museum in just 30 minutes. You have to follow a route due to the covid-19 virus. The pieces are really beautiful but unfortunately all the information is in French. The route ends... more »
Art Deco paradise Some stairs and no lifts so not wheelchair friendly.
Wow! It's an unstated treasure. Pack a small picnic and enjoy it in the garden. They have audio tours to explain what you're viewing. Makes the visit more interesting.
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