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Musee d'Art et d'Histoire de Provence

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What a delightful museum!

My husband and I have been great lovers of this charming region of France: the magical Provence and... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2016
Celestefaisk
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Brasilia, DF
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Everything you have ever wanted to know about...... faience pottery to toys,furniture,costumes and... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2013
Eli B
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“Provence in all its glory!”
Sep 6, 2017
“Lovely authentic museum”
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2 rue Mirabeau, 06130, Grasse, France
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€2 entry buys you a really wonderful and informative time in this fabulous museum focussed on Provence in general and Grasse in particular. We went in mid November and were completely alone. We’d been past in high summer and the place is mobbed. On 3...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

We enjoyed wandering the many rooms of the museum, which are well furnished to provide a glimpse into life in Provence during the past many centuries. We also enjoyed the surprise of Roman ruins on the lower level. Don't miss that part. Definitely recommended.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed April 30, 2016

My husband and I have been great lovers of this charming region of France: the magical Provence and visited several parts of it in different travels. This time, we explored Grasse a bit better and this lovely museum was a good surprise. A rich collection...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed June 28, 2014

This is a lovely little free museum which tries hard and succeeds in giving you a flavour of life in Provence years ago. The staff are lovely and the views are great too

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank Jean823
Reviewed June 12, 2014

It never fails to inspire me every time we come to grasse. Even though the town is normally associated with perfumeries,for us their is a twin attraction,of the museum and the walks following Napoleon's route into the mountains. the museum creates a complete and engrossing...More

Date of experience: November 2013
4  Thank Eli B
Reviewed July 22, 2013

Everything you have ever wanted to know about...... faience pottery to toys,furniture,costumes and paintings. ... to evoke the past.. Its located in an 18th century mansion featuring archeology,ethnology and art history. In a town of perfumeries,this makes an interesting diversion.

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank Eli B
Reviewed June 30, 2013

A very nice collection of various everyday and special items from the past. From clothing to jewels to weaponery, it's all here. Also some acheological finds are displayed from a nearby site. Definitely worth a stop if in Grasse buying perfume or other Provencal gifts.

Date of experience: June 2013
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