Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage, Shore Excursion
Kid Friendly: Yes. Mature children are welcome
You must be able to get in and out of a car
Maximum travelers: 8
Spanish (conversational), Hebrew (basic), French (fluent), English (fluent)
Artists and museums on the French Riviera
More than any other place, the French Riviera attracted the main artists of the XXth century, attracted by that specific light, a way of life and the colors of the mediterranean regions.
They didn't only create here, they also settled and built their life in this magic region.
Nice for Matisse, Dufy and all the "members" of the School of Nice, Le Cannet for Bonnard, Mougins for Picasso and Picabia, Antibes for De Stael and Hans Hartung, Cagnes for Renoir or Soutine, Vence for Arman, Saint-Paul for Chagall, Braque and Tobiasse, just to mention the most famous ones. . . And of course there are many more who spent a lot of time and worked here such as Cocteau, Modigliani, Monet, Miro, the list is impressive.
Let me take you on a journey through art and history, choose your artist and your museums, or let me give you some suggestions.
No other place in the world offer such a variety of artistic possibilities.
Here are some suggestions of cities/villages of artists : Nice, Vence, Saint-Paul, Mougins, Antibes, Cagnes.
Some of the most famous museums : Picasso museum, Chagall museum, Matisse museum, Hans Hartung foundation, Cocteau museum, Bonnard museum, Fernand Leger museum, Renoir museum, Classis art museum of Mougins, MAMAC, Maeght foundation, Fine art museum of Nice. . .
Some of the greatest realisations : Matisse chapel, Folon chapel, Picasso "chapel", Cocteau chapel. . .
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Pick up at your hotel, your residence or your port of call.
Available from Nice, Antibes, Cannes, Monaco
End location: Drop off at your hotel, your residence or your port of call.
Duration: 8 hours
Tour on board a luxury air conditioned 8 seater minivan from 2018, fully equiped with free beverage & wifi
My services and expertise as Certified Guide & Lecturer
The transportation with a brand new a/c luxury minivan
For your comfort free drinks, free wifi...
Estimated Local Cash Needed
2050 euros - For the lunch and the museums
The entrance fees of the museums, chapels or private sites
Being Licensed Tour Guide & Lecturer i have no restriction, I can guide in Historic sites and Museums.