The Musée d’arts de Nantes is located in the city centre, just a short walk from the cathedral, botanical gardens (Jardin des plantes) and railway station.

The museum entrance is located at 10, rue Georges-Clemenceau, 44000 Nantes

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Getting to Nantes

By plane

Airport Nantes Atlantique (NTE),

By train
TGV high-speed train from Paris Montparnasse station: 2 hours 15 (20 services per day) > SNCF, railway company Lien ouvert dans une nouvelle fenêtre.

By car

A11 from Paris
A83 from Bordeaux
RN 137 from Rennes
N165 from Brest and Vannes
A85 and A11 from Tours

Getting to the museum

By tram
Line 1, “Duchesse-Anne” stop, then a 10-minute walk
Line 2, “St Mihiel” stop, then a 10-minute walk

By bus
Lines C1, C6, 11, 12 and BusWay 4 “Foch-Cathédrale” stop, then a 5-minute walk

By Bicloo self-service bike
Docking station No.32 “Foch” or No.63 “Jardin des plantes”


For cars
Covered car park: Cathédrale (rue Sully, 44000 Nantes)

Coaches and buses
Drop-off points: Place Maréchal-Foch, Gare SNCF nord, Jardin des Plantes.

In the event of an event organized at the museum, access to the rooms may be partially and temporarily restricted. More info at the museum reception.


As part of the vigipirate plan and in order to better guarantee your safety, provisions have been made and controls can be carried out.


Safety recommendations :

  • Follow safety instructions from organizers and law enforcement.
  • Do not leave personal belongings (bags, luggage) unattended.
  • Report any suspicious behaviour, object or baggage to security personnel present or to the police.


Come light: choose small bags because the lockers are closed and backpacks, suitcases and umbrellas are not allowed in the museum.
Present your open bags to the security guard at the entrance.

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