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Museum and Gardens of Canal du Midi

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Interesting museum wild gardens

If you like engineering, you will enjoy this museum very much as the canal de Midi is a fantastic... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2018
rickyspa1
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Miami, Florida
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Canal Du Midi Castelnaudary to Homps in October 2016

Loved it. Great trip with two couples for one week. We were novices at this however our nominated... read more

Reviewed November 16, 2016
K8575JRkarenr
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Perth, Australia
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Jul 4, 2018
“What An Insult to the Memory of Riquet - France's Legenday Canal Builder”
Jun 13, 2018
“Interesting museum wild gardens”
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Avenue Paul Riquet | LE RESERVOIR, Espace découverte du canal du Midi, 31250 Revel, France
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Reviewed July 4, 2018

The canal du midi was built by Paul Riquet - the IK Brunel of France. But this poor and tiny exhibition - with hardly any artifacts or exhibits - is an insult to the great man's memory It's an insult to his great feat of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

If you like engineering, you will enjoy this museum very much as the canal de Midi is a fantastic piece of engineering. The garden s are very interesting, but it is more a wild park than a garden with waterfall, walks and even a géiser....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

A must visit place to learn about the extraordinary history of the construction of the Canal du Midi in the 17th century and the incredible vision of the master planner J P Riquet.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed November 16, 2016

Loved it. Great trip with two couples for one week. We were novices at this however our nominated captain had some boat experience which I believe came in handy. We went through about 50 locks, a great experience. Beautiful plane trees even though many were...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Museecanaldumidi, Responsable relations clients at Museum and Gardens of Canal du Midi, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2017
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Reviewed September 25, 2016

Visited while staying near Revel, actually started looking for something to eat, however really only found the Cafe after visiting the museum and found it had closed. The museum itself was very interesting, the artifacts demonstrate how much of a feat it was to build...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed May 28, 2015

Very good museum , very instructive, lovely displays. The gardens are very scenic and there is spectacular man made geyser.

Date of experience: May 2015
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Museecanaldumidi, Responsable relations publiques at Museum and Gardens of Canal du Midi, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2015

Hello, Thank you for your comment. Very cordially

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