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Address: 215 route du Piron, 74320 Sevrier, France
Phone Number: 04 50 52 47 11

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Awesome bell museum next to the Lake of Annecy

The museum displays the history of the Paccard bell foundry as well as examples of bells that were conceived in the past (la Savoyarde for Montmartre) and most recently (Liberty... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 12, 2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We went here because we thought "what the heck". There are many different types of bell here, and there is an English guide book which was useful. There is also a 20 minute video describing how bells are made (English). I didn't find it particularly interesting, although some others in my group did. I'd say it's worth visiting if you... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

The museum displays the history of the Paccard bell foundry as well as examples of bells that were conceived in the past (la Savoyarde for Montmartre) and most recently (Liberty bell and the World Peace bell). Beside the museum, visitors can watch two movies tracking the activities of Paccard. At some occcasions, Anne Paccard, host of the museum, also performs... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

What a fine discovery! This museum traces the history of bell making, with a fine video (they have an English version) and excellent examples of bells they have made. We were so impressed, we bought the video!

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Address: 215 route du Piron, 74320 Sevrier, France
Phone Number: 04 50 52 47 11
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Sevrier

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