The Cambrai museum offers a pleasant display ranging from the stone-age up to the present day.
Set in the Francqueville mansion (1720) the museum has one of the richest collections of art in the North of France and is in itself a wonderful showcase for works of art which goes from stone age up until currrent day standings.
The fine Arts collection on display is composed of many 16th and 17th centuries Dutch paintings, as well as 19th century portraits and landscape works of art by Ingres, Chassériau, Claudel, Rodin, Boudin. There is also a collection of abstract works, which illustrates the aesthetic revival of the 20th and 21st centuries.
Open from Wednesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 12 a.m., 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Closed on January 1st, May 1st, May 8th, Ascension day, July 14th, August 15th, November 1st, November 11th, December 25th.
Full price : 4€00
Reduced-price : 3€00 (members of museum associations).
Free for visitors under 25 and every first Sunday each month.