Although we have been to Paris a number of times, we had never heard of Musée Dapper and even our Parisian friends didn’t seem to know it. We almost had the place and the friendly museum staff to ourselves. A pity really because this little museum is well worth a visit. The special exhibition «Masterpieces from Africa» (until June 17,... 更多
This Museum appears to display only a fraction of its collection at a time due to a relatively small space. The quality of the art works is high,labeling is not always all that helpful particularly as far as the age of the artifacts. Would certainly appeal to anyone interested in African Art.
Not even Parisians know of this museum, and yet it is just a stone's throw from the Arc de Triomphe in the chic 16th arrondissement. The museum has long-term exhibitions mostly centred on African and Pacific Island art. The exhibits are always fascinating, incredibly well presented (lighting, description etc.) and, because the museum is not well-known, it is always quiet.... 更多
A small museum, but immense in the pleasure of your eyes and emotions. Not overly crowded and sometimes it as if the masks and different artifacts come to life. A wonderful experience and museum.
Musee Dapper specialises in African art. The museum itself has a modest facade - but do not be mislead - behidn you will find great interior, and while the exhibiitn space is not Louvre-sized, it is exteremlyu tasteful and well designed. the current exhibition is about West Africna carvings, masks and figurines, with ample information and a well thought-through display.... 更多
There are more than 150 museums in Paris and its surrounding region, the majority of which most tourists never see.** The Dapper Museum unrightfully falls into that category. The Dapper is a small museum devoted to the art of Africa, the Caribbean, and their diaspora. I have visited its exhibitions numerous times over the past 10 years and have never... 更多
This small gem of a museum holds a really diverse collection of West African and Caribbean artifacts. A completely different... 更多
If you are interested in non-traditional art forms do not miss the Musee Dapper when next in Paris. Always showing... 更多