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Last updated: 10 February, 2024
Expert travel writer: Dana Facaros

Set in a striking, 19th-century vaulted warehouse, the groundbreaking CAPC houses one of France’s most important collections of modern and contemporary art, collected from around the world.

The museum’s diverse program features temporary exhibitions, installations, performances, and multimedia works, fostering a vibrant and ever-evolving cultural dialogue. The CAPC’s Permanent Collection features a diverse range of artworks from renowned artists. The collection spans various mediums and styles, providing insight into the evolution of contemporary art over time. It also hosts temporary exhibitions on specific themes.

With a focus on promoting emerging artists and pushing the boundaries of artistic practices, CAPC offers a thought-provoking and immersive experience that celebrates the evolving nature of contemporary art.


Price from: £6
Minimum age: Any
Age suitable: 18+
When: All year around

When to do it

The museum is open all year round, Tuesday to Sunday. Closed on Monday.

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