The Musée Matisse in Nice is a national museum devoted to the work of French painter Henri Matisse. It gathers one of the world's largest collections of his works, tracing his artistic beginnings and his evolution through his last works. The museum, which opened in 1963, is located in the Villa des Arènes, a seventeenth-century villa in the neighborhood of Cimiez.
Opening hours: Monday & Wednesday to Sunday 10am – 6pm
Address: 164 Avenue des Arènes de Cimiez, 06000 Nice
☎ +33 4 93 81 08 08
Front of musée Matisse in Nice - Takato Marui (CC BY-SA 2.0)