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Maison de la Truffe d'Occitanie

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Worth a visit.

Very interesting indeed. Great gift shop also. Well worth a detour if you are in the area, and a... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2018
Carol G
Jersey, United Kingdom
An interesting visit.

We visited this museum while staying nearby. It had a really good audio guide which we got in... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2017
Milngavie, Scotland
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  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Feb 13, 2018
“Worth a visit.”
Oct 11, 2018
“All you need to know about truffles”
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32 avenue du Jeu de Mail, 11160 Villeneuve-Minervois, Carcassonne, France
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Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

I wasn’t sure what to expect, but on the whole the museum was interesting and informative. It was however quite darkly lit and the audio accompaniment was a little over the top. The video at the end was in French with French subtitles (later, also...More

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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the museum....very well done & learnt a lot about truffles! Nice gesture to serve you truffle pate & truffle flavoured crisps at the end of the tour!

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Reviewed February 13, 2018

Very interesting indeed. Great gift shop also. Well worth a detour if you are in the area, and a couple of nearby restaurants for lunch.

Thank Carol G
Reviewed July 20, 2017

We visited this museum while staying nearby. It had a really good audio guide which we got in English. The guide goes through a story with two different characters telling you about truffles, where they are found and how they are harvested. there were some...More

Thank graemeandcarolyn
Reviewed July 19, 2017

It is not a very large place but very interesting and informative. I learned all about Truffles and how they are grown and harvested. I did not purchase any they are quite expensive.

Thank Stonegate209
Reviewed July 8, 2015

I had been asked to go to this museum, to buy some of the truffle wine for a friend, so one day off I went,with another friend, to explore. I hadn't known it existed until asked to buy the wine. You cannot live in the...More

Reviewed June 15, 2014

We were cycling and found this in a small village outside of Carcassonne. They have a wonderful museum and great store filled with Truffle everything. It is a bit off the beaten path, but well marked.

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