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Musee de la Revolution Francaise

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Very interesting collection

Situated within the Chateau de Vizille, the museum presents events from the end of the Ancien... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2017
davidlocke2015
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Toronto, Canada
Great museum and gorgeous surrounding park

... but don't take your kids. They don't really like those little creatures. Behaving really well... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2016
PeterD4295
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Jun 20, 2018
“The last big revolution”
Jan 6, 2018
“Shhh. It’s a Secret.”
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Domaine de Vizille, 38220 Vizille, France
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Reviewed June 20, 2018

I consider that the museum is rather poor. There are a lot of pictures but a few other things. We are disappoitedfrom the exhibits.

Thank Antonis K
Reviewed January 6, 2018

I do not speak French and so found this museum pretty much inaccessible. We arrived shortly before noon, and so it was too late to get a headset in English. But we were able to browse and did find amazing art and story presented, but...More

1  Thank 205PaulT
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Situated within the Chateau de Vizille, the museum presents events from the end of the Ancien Regime until the beginning of the Third Republic as seen through the eyes of artists, some favorable, some against the revolution.

Thank davidlocke2015
Reviewed September 23, 2016

... but don't take your kids. They don't really like those little creatures. Behaving really well, but walking on their bare feet and giggling a bit about the genitals on display: "You have to be dressed to visit the museum."

Thank PeterD4295
Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

I have done a great deal of reading on the french revolution and came to grenoble to explicitly visit this museum. It surely did not disappoint. The museum is found inside a historic castle and it covers a broad range of material regarding the french...More

Thank Abadi5
Reviewed December 4, 2015

Everyone traveling to the Grenoble area has to go to Vizille to visit this Museum for three reasons : 1) the Museum is very interesting and is a great way to learn about the French Revolution 2) the Museum is within a beautiful castle which...More

1  Thank belleretraite
Reviewed September 3, 2015

interesting visit the inside of the castle is no longer furnished but we had the opportunity to visit while there were events around with people dressed like during the french revolution

Thank Lele69
Reviewed August 25, 2015

Great castle, museum and grounds - all free too ! Not allowed to take bikes in the park :-( Have to leave bags at desk on the way in :-( Fed fish n birds with bread from the shop in the square. Otherwise all good.

1  Thank Hill-Special
Reviewed July 23, 2015

The audio guides were very helpful in sorting out the French Revolution history for us. The grounds are beautiful as well.

Thank dreadnought222333
Reviewed May 19, 2015

inside the castle. There are many levels and the visit begin in a hall with artifacts, swords and other items connected to the revolution. the paintings present in the upper rooms are beautiful and follow the logical thread of the historical sequence of events

Thank bengiua
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