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Musée des beaux-arts

The museum of the fine art, founded in 1864, preserves a Swiss and international collection of paintings, sculptures, videos and engravings of 19th and 20th centuries. It organizes on average five exhibitions per year devoted to the modern and contemporary art and regularly proposes teaching conferences, concerts, animations and workshops for the children.
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This museum greets you in the following languages: D/F/E
Opening 1864

Yves Klein, La Terre bleue, 1957/1988, collection O. Mosset
Yves Klein, La Terre bleue, 1957/1988, collection O. Mosset
Musée des Beaux-arts de La Chaux-de-Fonds, façade principale
Musée des Beaux-arts de La Chaux-de-Fonds, façade principale
Amedeo Modigliani, Portrait de jeune femme, 1918-19
Amedeo Modigliani, Portrait de jeune femme, 1918-19

Current exhibitions

CAMILLE GRAESER. BECOMING A CONCRET ARTIST

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The museum is hosting an extensive exhibition on the Swiss artist Camille Graeser, one of Zurich's leading concrete artists. The exhibition presents more than a hundred works of art – drawings, paintings, interiors and architectural projects – which trace the formal evolution of a former designer who turned to be an artist.

The exhibition is documented in the following languages: D/F/E
Guided tours are offered in the following languages: F
CAMILLE GRAESER. BECOMING A CONCRET ARTIST

Jeanne-Odette. Points de repère

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The museum is honoured to present the first retrospective of the artist Jeanne-Odette. The exhibition looks back over sixty years of creation since her lessons with Elsi Giauque up to recent works that have never been shown before.

The exhibition is documented in the following languages: D/F/E
Guided tours are offered in the following languages: F
Jeanne-Odette. Points de repère
  • Art
    Art
  • Thematic cultural asset
    Thematic cultural asset

Location of the museum

Rue des Musées 33
2300 La Chaux-de-Fonds

Location/directions

Rue des Musées 33

Open

Mardi à dimanche, 10h - 17h.

Admission

Collection permanente + expositions temporaires :
Adulte : CHF 15.- / Etudiants, AVS, AI, groupe (dès 10 pers., par pers.) : CHF 12.50 / Jusqu'à 16 ans : entrée libre

Billet commun 3 jours / 3 musées :
Adulte : CHF 15.- / Etudiants, AVS, AI, groupe (dès 10 pers., par pers.) : 12.50 / Famille: 30.- / de 12 à 16 ans CHF 7.50.- / Jusqu'à 16 ans: entrée libre

Visite guidée sur réservation : CHF 110.- + prix des entrées

Entrée libre : tous les dimanches, 10h - 12h.

Contact

Musée des beaux-arts
Rue des Musées 33
2300 La Chaux-de-Fonds
032 967 60 77 Telephone (réception)
032 967 60 76 Telephone (administration)
032 722 07 63 Fax (administration)
mba.vch@ne.ch
http://www.mbac.ch
  • Member of the Swiss Museums Association.
    Member of the Swiss Museums Association.
  • Museum pass: holders of the Swiss museum pass have free admission.
    Museum pass: holders of the Swiss museum pass have free admission.
  • Parking
    Parking
  • Cafeteria
    Cafeteria
  • Shop
    Shop
  • Very children and family-friendly
    Very children and family-friendly
  • Partially wheelchair accessible
    Partially wheelchair accessible
  • Very good accessibility with public transport
    Very good accessibility with public transport