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Musee de la Castre

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Stopped here for 10-15 minutes while on the land train tour. Didn't have time to explore the... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
Peter G
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Sandhurst, United Kingdom
Musee de la Castre

Situations at the top of le Souquet. Rigorous woke up through the Old Town very picturesque. Museum... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
Patricia K
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Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

Treated everyone really bad, had no respect, pushed us around, and did not tell us anything about the museum!! The tower was really nice, but the service was awful!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 19, 2019

A very nice location and a pretty courtyard, but a poor collection of a real fish mash of objects. Some very mediocre paintings, a bit of ethnology, and all explanations in French only.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

Stopped here for 10-15 minutes while on the land train tour. Didn't have time to explore the buildings but you get an excellent view of Cannes and the surrounding areas

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Peter G
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Situations at the top of le Souquet. Rigorous woke up through the Old Town very picturesque. Museum hosts different exhibitions currently showing maritime communities in Tahiti and Polynesia generally. From historical perspective very interesting great views of Cannes.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Patricia K
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The museum is not much interesting ,nothing special.It is located just above the old town(le suquet) and you need special effort of walking to climb up the steep hill,as there are many steps to get to the musee de la castre.Worth the effort as the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank yiannos973
Reviewed July 20, 2018

This is the highlight of the old town of Cannes and shares its position with the church of Notre Dame d'Esperance, a museum and a chateau with pleasant gardens. Lovely views looking down onto Cannes promenade and the marina. Walk back down through the old...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank GRAHAM C
Reviewed June 16, 2018

This is a very nice but still nearby getaway from the public crowds during the festival (which was when I was in Cannes). Definitely worth exploring further since it's so beautiful. One of the most beautiful views over Cannes!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed June 12, 2018

This museum has a fantastic collection of pieces from all over the world. You can normally climb the tower but at the moment they are doing renovations so the tower was closed and only four rooms were open. Still worth a visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Jo S
Reviewed April 15, 2018

My entire stay in Cannes was overshadowed by rain. I had to make the walk up to this museum in a downpour, but I can honestly say that it was worth it. A museum full of intriguing and beautiful pieces from across the ages, some...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mona B
Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

The museum has a unique collection of artefacts from around the world which are well worth the €6 entry fee. In the courtyard you will find the tower and with a small climb up 109 stairs (21m) you will find breathtaking views on Cannes. Well...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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