OPEN FROM 12:00pm to 6:00pm (except january 1st, May 1st and december 25th)
Free every first sunday of the month.
This entrance is also available the same day to the annex Site Granet XXe Collection Jean Planque, located Place Jean Boyer (on the top of Marechal Joffre street). Notice : the annex (Jean Planque) will be closed next March 26 & 27th.
Audioguide is available directly at the musem (english, german, spanish, japonese, italian), with extra.
With the opening of the 2nd part of the permanent collections, 2007 marks the completion of the renovations on the museum.
Nearly 600 paintings, sculptures and archaeological pieces are on display: paintings from the 17th century French school, a room devoted to Paul Cézanne with 9 oil paintings, the Cézanne to Giacometti Collection (works by Giacometti, Picasso, Léger, Klee, de Staël, Tal Coat, Velde...) as well as collections from the European schools (Flemish, Italian, Dutch) with ubens, Rembrandt... a sculpture gallery, and an Entremont room (Celto-Ligurian sculptures from the Entremont archaeological site)...
The Granet Museum's modern art collection was significantly enlarged in 2010 with the 15-year loan, by the Jean and Suzanne Planque Foundation, of the collection of Swiss painter and collector Jean Planque, who died in 1998.
The collection comprises some 300 paintings, drawings and sculptures from the impressionists and post-impressionists Renoir, Monet, Van Gogh, Degas and Redon to the leading artists of the 20th century such as Bonnard, Rouault, Picasso, Braque, Dufy, Laurens, Léger, Klee, Bissière, de Staël and Dubuffet.
PRACTICAL INFORMATION :
- Open from tuesday to sundays, 12 pm to 6 pm
- Duration : around 1h
- Ticket includes the current exhibitions, the permanent collection, and the Annex Granet XXe- Planque collection located Place Jean Boyer (on the top of Marechal Joffre street).
Pets are forbidden.
- Adult : 6€
- Disabled people and their carer: 5€
- Free for City Pass Aix en Provence owner
- Free for child under 18s, student under 26s.