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Musee de la Camargue

Route des Saintes Maries de la Mer | Mas du Pont de Rousty, 13200 Arles, France
+33 4 90 97 10 82
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Ranked #20 of 31 Attractions in Arles
Type: Museums
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Waterloo, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I recommend the walk over the museum. Not too much to see in it but does provide some history of the area. On the walk, you can see the white horses and bulls if they are cooperating. Also walks you out into the swamp area on a boardwalk and they have also built a bird blind so you can watch/photograph... More

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Oakville, Canada
18 reviews 18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

We didn't expect much from this little museum when we first went in, but it depicts life for people in the Camarge

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West Chester, PA
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129 reviews 129 reviews
41 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

We arrived at 12:30 as the museum was closing for lunch. No mind - we decided to do the self-guided nature trail despite the blazing sun in June - "Mad dogs and (honorary) Englishmen go out in the midday sun" - we saw only one other couple. It was about a 1-1/2 hour stroll on berms through rice fields, along... More

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Kelowna, Canada
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57 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

We were driving through the camargue enjoying the scenery when we saw a sign for this museum. It is quite modest but very informative. We learned a lot about the social history and culture of the area. Many of the exhibits deal with the agriculture and other industry in the area. We learned about the cattle, horses and the cowboy... More

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