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Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris & Musée des Enfants

http://www.museeguimet.fr

Description from frommers

This is one of the most beautiful Asian museums in the world, and it houses one of the world's finest collections of Asian art. Some 3,000 pieces of the museum's 45,000 works are on display. The Guimet, opened in Lyon but transferred to Paris in 1889, received the Musée Indochinois du Trocadéro's collections in 1931 and the Louvre's Asian collections after World War II. The most interesting exhibits are Buddhas, Read more

Description from frommers

This museum bordering the Seine has a permanent collection of paintings and sculpture owned by the city, but come here only if visits to the d'Orsay and Louvre haven't satiated you. It presents ever-changing exhibits on individual artists from all over the world or on trends in international art. You'll find works by Chagall, Matisse, Léger, Rothko, Braque, Dufy, Picasso, Utrillo, and Modigliani. Seek out Pierre Tal Coat's Portrait of Gertrude Read more

Description from tripadvisor

This unique museum displays the personal collection of 19th-century East Asian art compiled by Émile Guimet. Read more

Description from tripadvisor

Located in the Palais de Tokyo, this museum houses an impressive collection of 20th-century Parisian artwork. Read more

Description from yahoo

Musee National des Arts Asiatiques Guimet was founded from the private collection of an industrialist from Lyons, Emile Guimet, who left it to the State in 1885. He had gathered Read more

Description from yahoo

Built for the Universal Exhibition in 1937, this enormous Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris exhibits works by contemporary masters. The 20th-century art on display Read more

Address: 11 av. du Président-Wilson, 16e

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