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Musee Ephebe

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Address: Mas de la Clape, 34300 Cap-d'Agde, Agde, France
Phone Number: 04 67 94 69 60
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9:00 am - 12:00 pm
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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A real gem!

Fantastic exhibit, beautifully laid-out. The amphorae are amazing; mosaic stunning, and that is before you see the famous statue. Great history. Price - a bargain. Audio guide is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 12, 2015
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Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Fantastic exhibit, beautifully laid-out. The amphorae are amazing; mosaic stunning, and that is before you see the famous statue. Great history. Price - a bargain. Audio guide is well worth it (only 2 Euro!). This place deserves a visit and support.

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Agde, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Plenty of parking, excellant access for the handicapped, something new seems to be discovered regularly so it is not a 'stuffy' museum

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Glasgow
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Was a wet day in d'Agde when we decided to pay a visit to the museum. €5 entry each but would definitely advise getting an audio guide at €2 as there is very little in the way of English translation and without it you'll miss so much of the fascinating history. I wasn't really sure that a museum of artefacts... More 

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Clint, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Agde is a shortened form of the Greek Agathe Tyche, meaning good fortune, so named several thousand years ago. Most finds are accidental, Agde is no exception as the Greek artifacts were fished out of the river where they were thrown to avoid capture. What is not accidental is the charming museum housing the artifacts. Clever lighting and visitor-friendly exhibits... More 

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london
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Easy parking, helpful staff. English audio guide available. Amazing amounts of items recently found off the coast. Museum was bigger than I had been expecting.

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Sydney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

A really interesting museum about local archeological finds from the sea. Towards the end of the exhibition there are some amazing Bronze statues- one of Alexander the Great and one of Cleopatra's child which is gorgeous. Some amazing artifacts and an excellent (although a little verbose) audio commentary. Small entrance fee well worth it.

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Pezenas, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2012

This museum is bright and stimulating, the wealth of history of the ancient town of Agde rescued for me local waters is breathtaking in variety and information. Ancient Greek and Roman artifacts, bring over 2000 years of history to life. A top quality museum in a beautiful setting

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2010

Cap D'Agde is a new town so you would not expect to find a museum bursting with Roman and Greek artifacts. BUT - for the last 40 years a group of local divers have been searching the coast line and the Herault River. In the sand they have found some stunning pieces. Ephebe - who the musee is named after... More 

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Additional Information about Musee Ephebe

Address: Address: Mas de la Clape, 34300 Cap-d'Agde, Agde, France
Phone Number: 04 67 94 69 60
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Languedoc-Roussillon  >  Herault  >  Agde  >  Cap-d'Agde
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm  2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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