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Address: 8 rue Vaillant, 21000, Dijon, France
Phone Number: 80-66-87-95
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Well, we stumbled upon this museum. As we peeked through the doors, we saw a massive sculpture in front of us and entered the museum. This museum has copies of famous sculptures... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Supriya S
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Bengaluru, India
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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, we stumbled upon this museum. As we peeked through the doors, we saw a massive sculpture in front of us and entered the museum. This museum has copies of famous sculptures around France created by F. Rude. Like the one in this picture is what is present on the Arc de Triumph is Paris. This copy was created around... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

This is a very small, but interesting museum in Dijon. Unfortunately, there are no guides in English (only two small notices). I highly recommend to go there, but read some articles about the exposition before that.

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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2016

Ancient building with interesting sculptures by Francois Rude and contemporaries. Sketches of works prior to sculptures. A small room with but well worth a visit and it's free.

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Danbury, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Very small, compact, but informative collection of plaster casts on works by a Dijon-born sculptor Francois Rude. The admission is free of charge and the entire visit would take only a few minutes, but the impression from his very approachable, traditional school art would last much longer.

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 13, 2016

This is in an old building or ancient place and has a few statues in one room with one significant one taking up a large wall. An adjoining room reflect significant age. It takes 10 minutes, close to a church and the Beaux Arts. Go.

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2016

An interesting free to enter museum containing a number if statues and sculptures of a range of well known French individuals including Joan of Arc and Napoleon. Well worth a few minutes if your time to explore as it is very compact.

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Thank Martin T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

This place is a wonderful find. Francois Rude was a truly outstanding sculptor. This small museum brings to life Rude's work.

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Reston, VA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2015

...between the Palace of the Dukes and the Saint Michel church -- it's really just two rooms. But the works are impressive and you can't complain about the price: it's free. Opening times can vary slightly from those listed in guide books.

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Sherbrooke, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2015

Not part of our plans, we just happened to walk by. A small place but quite interesting and free. no need to make a big detour but worth a stop.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2015

This is a small museum only showing works by Rude, free entry but worth the stop for half an hour to look at his works, one of which relates to Australia, the explorer La Perouse

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