The MAT comprises sections devoted to ancient art, to the Mediterranean, and to 1960-1980s art movements. It also includes a graphic arts studio and a cabinet of curiosities settled in an ancient library featuring more than 40,000 works.

The MAT comprises sections devoted to ancient art, to the Mediterranean, and to 1960-1980s art movements. It also includes a graphic arts studio and a cabinet of curiosities settled in an ancient library featuring more than 40,000 works.

Programme

Née de la vague, Camargue, 1966 © Lucien Clergue, Association pour le comité Lucien Clergue
Née de la vague, Camargue, 1966 © Lucien Clergue, Association pour le comité Lucien Clergue

Lucien Clergue, le Méditerranéen. Nus de la mer

An invitation to decipher the poetic language of black and white photography. Two other parts of this exhibition will be held at the Maison de la Photographie and the Galerie des Musées.

Jean Darley, Les lavandières dans l'oued de Bou-Sâada  © Jean Lepage, Palais-Musée des Archevêques de Narbonne
Jean Darley, Les lavandières dans l'oued de Bou-Sâada © Jean Lepage, Palais-Musée des Archevêques de Narbonne

L’autre rive de la Méditerranée, l’Algérie des peintres

Views, landscapes, portraits and genre scenes on Algeria through sketches, photographs, and paintings dating from 1830 to 1940.

Access

Musée d'Art de Toulon (MAT)
113, boulevard Général Leclerc
83000 Toulon
+33 (0)4 94 36 81 15
toulon.fr

Every day (except on Mondays and public holidays): noon - 6pm.

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PLACES TO DISCOVER

Chalucet, quartier de la Créativité et de la Connaissance : with the multimedia library Chalucet opening onto the Alexandre Ier garden ; downtown in the rue Pierre Sémard transformed into the « Street of Arts » are gathered diverse galleries, artist studios as well as tasty small shops (chocolate shop, biscuit trade, restaurants…).

Hôtel des Arts TPM
Chapelle de la médiathèque Chalucet
Maison de la photographie
Musée National de la Marine
Musée des Arts Asiatiques
Musée Jean Aicard Paulin Bertrand
Opéra TPM
Châteauvallon Liberté
Cinéma Le Royal

PLACES TO STAY

Okko Hôtel : retro atmosphere in this trendy hotel at 4 minutes walk from the Toulon train station.
Hôtel Les Voiles : a hype hotel created in tribute to the prestigious regatta Giraglia Cup.

PLACES TO EAT

La Fabbrica di Marco : legendary pastas and boss. A piece of Italy in the heart of Toulon. Restaurant and delicatessen.
Il Parasole di Marco : chef Marco Casolla’s brand new Italian restaurant. You can enjoy the pizza with Sorrento lemon or the pizza with rosé Château Léoube.
Le Local : regional producers, fresh products and wines of Provence.
Café Liberté : outstanding products, wonderful cellar.
Le Chantilly : bistro cuisine on a beautiful place: an institution in Toulon.
Gaetano : pizzas since 1954.
Santa Rosalia : trendy, fast, good and beautiful: the Baja California cuisine.
Crêperie du port : great crêpes made with quality products in a 1950s setting. A must-go in the Frontale, this iconic building on the Toulon harbour designed by Jean de Mailly.

PLACES TO DRINK

Twiggy Café : a retro and party atmosphere, a great terrace and music.
Club 124 : the roof top club 124 of the Hôtel Les Voiles with a sea view.
Le Bar du Lido : a trendy cocktail and tapas bar on the most beautiful bay of the Mourillon beaches.