Musée Edward Tuck

Edward Tuck Museum

Museum, History in La Turbie
  • The Edward Tuck Museum is within the confines of the Augustus Trophy. You will discover the entire history of the trophy. A small film, and a model will help you understand its history.

  • Built in 1929 thanks to the donation made by Edward Tuck, a rich American financier who also took over the restoration of the trophy at the same time, the museum was renovated in 2011 and its scenography completely redesigned. It presents the model of the trophy, the molding of the famous statue of Augustus found in Prima Porta as well as other castings and remains of the monument to be discovered through an interactive terminal. Various thematic spaces, as well as a short film, allow to...
    Built in 1929 thanks to the donation made by Edward Tuck, a rich American financier who also took over the restoration of the trophy at the same time, the museum was renovated in 2011 and its scenography completely redesigned. It presents the model of the trophy, the molding of the famous statue of Augustus found in Prima Porta as well as other castings and remains of the monument to be discovered through an interactive terminal. Various thematic spaces, as well as a short film, allow to trace the life of the trophy over the centuries.
  • Environment
    • Close to a motorway
    • Close to a trunk road
    • Close to a public transportation
    • Village centre
    • Bus stop < 500 m
    • Panoramic view
  • Spoken languages
    • English
    • French
    • Italian
Services
  • Equipment
    • Parking
  • Services
    • Guided tours
  • Rates
    Included in the entrance to the Augustus Trophy
Openings
Openings
  • All year
    Closed On Monday
    * Open every day except Monday : - until April 30th, from 10am to 1.30pm (last tickets issued at 1 pm) and from 2.30pm to 5pm (last tickets issued at 4.30pm). - from May 2nd to August,31st, from 10am to 6pm (continuous opening). Last tickets issued at 5.30pm. - from September 1st to April 30th, from 10am to 1.30pm and from 2.30pm to 5pm. Last tickets issued at 1pm and 4.30pm.
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