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Musee Saint-Raymond - Musee des Antiques de Toulouse

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Address: 1ter Place Saint Sernin, 31000 Toulouse, France
Phone Number: +33 (0)5 61 22 31 44
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Description: The museum Saint-Raymond, Musée des Antiques de Toulouse, preserves and...
The museum Saint-Raymond, Musée des Antiques de Toulouse, preserves and enhances an archaeological site that is among the largest in France.Push its doors to discover the Roman town of Tolosa, the sculptures of the villa Chiragan, the remains of a necropolis from late antiquity.
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Step back into Roman days

Wonderful relics from the Roman days (100 yrs Before Christ onwards). The mind boggles to think of what was created in those days and how well preserved it is. Everything here is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Wonderful relics from the Roman days (100 yrs Before Christ onwards). The mind boggles to think of what was created in those days and how well preserved it is. Everything here is in French - so understanding it helps with building the story. The underground necropolis is a real treat. The first Sunday of the month is free to visit-... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This museum has an interesting collection of mostly Roman remains. It's housed in an attractive medieval building opposite the St Sernin basilica. There are three floors of exhibits and it's a pleasant way to spend an hour or two. Information in English is quite limited. I found the display on the first floor - sculptures from Chiragan, a site near... More 

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Toulouse, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This museum is hosted by one of the oldest house in Toulouse, a medieval one. It nicely looks Roman, but it is not. And that's great because this museum presents a lot of things dating back to the times this land was part of tthe Great Roman Empire. This museum presents a bust of the first Roman emperor: Augustus. There... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

This is more than a simple museum, actually the former Augustin church and cloister makes a very deep impression. The gothic statues, are an excellent collection

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Wonderful sculptures as well as precious miniature antiquities, tombs, ancient jugs and mosaics. Enjoyed finding the details and fine work in the various displays.

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Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

After the cathedral I thought what to do and checked TripAdvisor. Don't go there. The audio guide helps understanding, but doesn't make it more exciting.

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Worth a visit after visiting the basilica of St Sernin and learning of the history of the martyred bishop. Here you can visit the excavated remains of a burial site and see lots of exhibits and models to show the development of the city from ancient times. Free with the pass tourisme from the tourist office or Tisseo transport offices... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

On a rainy afternoon, we decided to visit this museum as an alternative to take a guided walking tour . We were surprised in many ways : first , for some obscure reason , we were granted a free access to the museum , second , the displays on the first and second floors were quite interesting and we learned... More 

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Warwick
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

The collection is well laid out and very interesting. I struggled with the descriptions as they were only in French. (I found out afterwards that an English audio guide was available.) though it took me awhile to read the descriptions, it was so worth it! There are statues, partial frescoes, heads of emperors, household items like oil lamps and jewellery,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

We stumbled upon this museum by chance and spent an hour wandering around the exhibits which were laid out over three floors. Very interesting to see the local history

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Additional Information about Musee Saint-Raymond - Musee des Antiques de Toulouse

Address: 1ter Place Saint Sernin, 31000 Toulouse, France
Phone Number: +33 (0)5 61 22 31 44
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Midi-Pyrenees  >  Haute-Garonne  >  Toulouse
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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