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Palais Lascaris

15 rue Droite, 06300 Nice, France
+33 4 93 62 72 40
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Excellent museum - visitor friendly

Excellent museum - visitor friendly, especially if you are English speaking. We visited the top 10... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
duke032
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Llangefni, United Kingdom
For music lovers a must!

This small museum is centrally located in the Old city and provides a nice cultural escape from the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
arthistory4me
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Hastings, Nebraska
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  • Average12%
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15 rue Droite, 06300 Nice, France
Old Town / Vieux Nice
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+33 4 93 62 72 40
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent museum - visitor friendly, especially if you are English speaking. We visited the top 10 attractions in NIce and this was the only museum that had sufficient English translations to make a visit really enjoyable.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small museum is centrally located in the Old city and provides a nice cultural escape from the busy streets. You can get a combined city museum ticket for €10 for 24 hours or €20 for 7 days and this is included on the ticket....More

Thank arthistory4me
Reviewed July 5, 2017

In addition to the usual elaborate interiors of a Palace there are many, many interesting musical instruments on display. The staff was extremely helpful and took great pride in sharing information with us.

Thank Judy B
Reviewed July 2, 2017

Nice site but requires urgently a renovation. No airco, looks dirty, not maintained. Pity because it is an interesting museum.

1  Thank Jean V
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

This came as a freebie with our Contemporary Art Museum ticket. It was worth the stop! Second largest collection of musical instruments in France, impressive ceiling art, and a jump back in time with portraits and furniture.

Thank Sara S
Reviewed May 27, 2017

Found this by accident wandering in the old town. If you are interested in music and history it is a must see. There are also some lovely furnishing and the building it unique in itself.

Thank fairliekid
Reviewed May 10, 2017

This is an interesting museum built around a stair well. As you ascend, at each level there are beautifully furnished and decorated rooms with lots of art and old things. Climbing the stairs is like going back in time to an era of fine craftsmanship...More

1  Thank 22go2
Reviewed May 7, 2017

We bought a 1 day museum pass for 10€ each which included this museum. It is down the narrow street of rue Droite and the exterior belies the lovely interior. A member of staff was able to explain about the wall tapestries and the "Italian"...More

Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth the price and the time!! Old palace with venisian style. Carefull the doors ;) recommended.

Thank Christelle A
Reviewed March 7, 2017

We purchased a 7 day pass for museums in the Nice area and this one was our favourite. The displays were beautiful and well documented in both French and English. There were so many instruments in beautiful condition. We enjoyed our visit to this museum....More

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