10am-6pm, weekends and Bank Hols noon-7pm - closed Mon, 1 Jan, 1 May, 15 Aug, 25 Dec
Opened in 2005, MAC/VAL offers a good introduction to contemporary art. This huge 4000m2 museum, in front of which stands a monumental sculpture by Jean Dubuffet, is home to more than 2 200 works of art, all offering a different view of the world. Photos, videos, installations, paintings and sculptures reflect artistic creation in France from the 1950s to the current day. Works of art are displayed in rotation and numerous events which will appeal to a broad range of visitors are also held here.