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Musee de l'Abbaye

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An interesting mix of archeology and art. The ancient remains in the base of the building are well... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2018
Bobbledog
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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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very surprising museum in a very intriguing town !

Nicely surprised by the welcome and the english presentation of the historical part of the museum... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2017
lorenagritchuk
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Sarnia, Canada
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Jul 21, 2018
“Informative”
May 11, 2017
“very surprising museum in a very intriguing town !”
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3 Place de l Abbaye, 39200 Saint-Claude, France
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Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

An interesting mix of archeology and art. The ancient remains in the base of the building are well presented and have been researched in detail. This years photo exhibition on the subject of bidons (milk churns in this case) is stunning. We loved the snow...More

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Reviewed May 11, 2017

Nicely surprised by the welcome and the english presentation of the historical part of the museum. Ask for the english guide he is very helpful ! the museum in itself has a successful modern architecture, bright large rooms, light everywhere and unavoidable stunning views on...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2014

Situated in the Square containing the old, fortified Cathedral (fascinating in itself) this is a delightful exhibition of various styles of art. In the lower levels the discovery and excavation of early Abbey remains are well-presented and very interesting. The whole place is bright and...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2014

The permanent collection is certainly interesting and temporary exhibitions tend to be intriguing, but the detour is worthwhile for the site itself -- a beautiful architecture (do not miss the tiny garden outside). The exhibition in the basement floor gives a fresh look at the...More

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