Loire Atlantique Museums (44)

Ecomusee de Saint Nazaire
Exhibitions and animations based and themed around the sea and sea travel. Close to the main docks that built the Queen Mary 2. At avenue St Hubert, Saint Nazaire (44).
Les Machines de l’Ile
Laboratory and an exhibition hall where the artist-machinists tell the story and bring to life fabulous dream machines including a giant elephant. In the Parc des Chantiers on bvd Leon Bureau in Nantes. Opening times vary throughout the year.
Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne
Museum dedicated to the history of Nantes at 4 place Marc Elder, Nantes (44).
Musee Naval Maille-Breze
Naval museum at the port of Nantes, Maille-Breze. Quai de la Fosse, Nantes (44).
Musee des Beaux Arts
Permanent collection from Italian primitives to 21st century art. At 10 rue Georges Clemenceau, Nantes (44).
Grand Cafe Centre dArt Contemporain
Contemporary art centre with exhibitions, lectures and artist residencies. Place Quatre Zhorloges, St Nazaire (44). Website in English.
Musee de Blain
Museum dedicated to the history of Blain with a large collection of Christmas cribs and charms. 2 place Jean Guihard, Blain (44).