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Musee de la Tour Nivelle

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Address: La Tour Nivelle, 79440 Courlay, France
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+33 5 49 80 29 37
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The old school of La Tour Nivelle was built in 1885. It invites you to...

The old school of La Tour Nivelle was built in 1885. It invites you to explore the history of education at the beginning of the XXth Century.A reconstructed classroom filled with well-used desks and old schoolroom equipment. You can sit at the desk and try out the dip pens with real ink, and dress up like the pupils who came to that place 100 hundred years ago.

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As we were few, the adults as well as the children became pupils in the class. Interesting insight into how a rural school was run, and I enjoyed trying to do French dictation (I... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2016
Fran A
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Parthenay, France
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

As we were few, the adults as well as the children became pupils in the class. Interesting insight into how a rural school was run, and I enjoyed trying to do French dictation (I didn't get the cane!!) My friend speaks little French and so it was much less enjoyable for her. The house with all its old fixtures and... More 

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