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Picasso Museum in Paris reopens after renovations, internal tumult
Picasso Museum in Paris reopens after renovations, internal tumult

The Musée Picasso Paris has officially reopened following an extensive renovation that cost an estimated $66 million and saw an internal upheaval due to construction delays.  The reopening on Saturday brought a publicity blitz that sought to put a happy ending on the fraught five-year project. The museum, located in Paris' Marais district, boasts a collection of approximately 5,000 works and is believed to have more Pablo Picasso pieces than any other institution in the world.  Officials unveiled a rejuvenated venue that boasts more exhibition space. First-day visitors included French President Francois Hollande and Culture Minister Fleur Pellerin, who recently...

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