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Maison de la Chevalerie- La Cite

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Fun and informative

This is probably aimed more at children but we four adults enjoyed ourselves there - there are... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2018
Anne S
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
Good museum for kids - small but interesting

We went to this museum having been told by a tourist information person that it was a horse museum... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
ELloyd
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Hemel Hempstead, England
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Oct 7, 2018
“Fun and informative”
Aug 26, 2018
“Good museum for kids - small but interesting”
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Sur deux niveaux, visitez une ancienne maison médiévale pour y découvrir l'univers chevaleresque, ses codes, ses armes, ainsi que de nombreux objets de la vie quotidienne au Moyen-âge.
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12 rue Saint Louis, 11000 Carcassonne Center, Carcassonne, France
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+33 6 89 20 28 96
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

This is probably aimed more at children but we four adults enjoyed ourselves there - there are riddles to solve, dressing up clothes, activities like firing a crossbow, and a film (not great quality) showing some of the movies that the Citadel has appeared in....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

We went to this museum having been told by a tourist information person that it was a horse museum (and it hence appealed to my horse-mad daughter) - only to realise when we got in that it was about chivalry not chevallerie... Nonetheless, we enjoyed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Excellent little place. Good amount of information, challenging activites, and amazing staff. A great experience and loads of fun.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

Fun and interactive museum, very cheap (6 Euros per person), small and based in a real Medieval house which belonged to a knight. You can use the bow and arrows and play other Medieval games. You can also watch a film (in French) on life...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed November 15, 2016

This is not a museum! It is more of a shop. Items displayed are not antiques, it's all new stuff (copies of antiques) for sale.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank indianajoe1
Reviewed October 20, 2016

A worthwhile visit if not pressed for time! Quaint and small but if you have done your medieval historical research this venue is worth the effort if passing by.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed October 18, 2016

I love Middle Age history but I have not been very happy with this museum as it looked very touristy and not much informative. But maybe my expectations were just to high as the Cittadelle is just awesome, mainly at night.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

The only nice thing is the interactive crossbow shooting. The rest is waste of time and money. Nothing interesting there.

Date of experience: July 2016
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