Maison de Jean Cocteau
Turned into a museum, the house showcases some rooms as they were when Jean Cocteau lived there, and offers the visitors to dive in the mythological and baroque universer of the poet.
Charmed by Milly-la-Foret, Jean Cocteau bought the house with Jean Marais in 1947 and lived there until his death in 1963. He said that it was in Milly that he discovered the rarest thing in the world: an environment.
Many personalities form the art world such as Picasso, Satie, were received in this property. Jean Cocteau died in this house on October the 11th, 1963. The house is open to the public since June, 2010.
Jean Cocteau’s house shelters old furnitures, some of his works of art, but also works of Picasso, Berard, Warhol, Modigliani, Man-Ray….Then you’ll enter the universe of the poet by discovering his lounge, his office and his room.
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- Lift Toilets Air conditioning Exhibition space Meeting room Parking
- Coach access Room hire Shop Wi-fi Tourist brochures Tourist information
- Activity Children's entertainment Concert Temporary exhibition
- Site, building partially accessible
- Cyclists Walkers/hikers Mountain bikers Students Special rate for single-parent families Special rate for large families Special rate for disabled people Special rate for jobseekers
From 01/06 to 03/11/2019, every Saturday and Sunday between 2 pm and 6 pm.
Free entry for children < 10 years.
Group rate available for > 12 people.
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Maison Cocteau - Direct :
01 64 98 11 50