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Address: 215 route du Piron, 74320 Sevrier, France
Phone Number: 04 50 52 47 11
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Nice place for a rainy day

Its a very nice museum to visit in the area of annecy, for hour or two when it rains. There is a very interesting introduction video in few lanuages include english. The bells... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 9, 2015
Ofer B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

Its a very nice museum to visit in the area of annecy, for hour or two when it rains. There is a very interesting introduction video in few lanuages include english. The bells exhibition is impressive.

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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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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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