The Cartier Foundation is a museum of contemporary art. It was founded in 1984 by the well known jewel and watch manufacturer Cartier. In 1994 it moved to the new building erected on plans of the architect Jean Nouvel.
261 Boulevard Raspail, 75014 Paris, France
Nearest Transit: Raspail (Line No. 4 & 6)
+33 1 42 18 56 50
Fondation Cartier pour l'Art Contemporain and Nearby Attractions on Map
Louvre Museum(2.7 km)
Housing one of the world's great museums since 1793, the Louvre Palace offers some dazzling architecture, wide public spaces and the glass pyramid of I M Pei.
Atelier Brancusi(3 km)
Atelier Brancusi is a recreation of sculptor Constantin Brancusi’s studio, displaying his works in the same layout in which he had bequeathed his 15th arrondissement apartment at 11 impasse Ronsin to the French government.
Luxembourg Gardens(0.9 km)
The Jardin du Luxembourg is a formal French garden with lush lawns, tree-lined promenades, terraces, chestnut groves, and ponds over an area of 23 hectares.
St. Etienne du Mont(1.6 km)
Eglise Saint Nicolas du Chardonnet(1.9 km)
A controversial church serving as de facto headquarters of the arch-traditionalist Society of Saint Pius X, who occupied the church in 1977 and have ignored subsequent eviction orders.
Eglise Saint-Etienne-du-Mont(1.6 km)
Musee d'Orsay(2.6 km)
Housed in a former Beaux-Arts railway station (completed in 1900 for the Exposition Universelle, later saved from demolition and converted to its present use), the rambling, open-plan museum is home to the works of the great artists of the 19th century (1848-1914) - Impressionists, post-Impressionists, and the rest - that were formerly displayed in the Louvre.
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