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Delightful!

This museum will take about an hour of your time. It is well set up, with videos (subtitles in... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2017
littlemermaid60
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Copenhagen, Denmark
Very interesting museum to visit

It is very interesting to learn about Alexandra David-Neel, who inspires everybody. The information... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2017
sekoowan
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Los Angeles, California
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Visitez la maison de la plus grande exploratrice et aventuriere a Digne les Bains. Ouvert toute l'annee, 3 visites par jours (10h, 14h, 15h30) ferme le lundi... Visit the greatest woman explorator's house in Digne les Bains. Open all the year, 3...more
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Reviewed November 28, 2013

I visited Digne Les Bains only to visit this museum. I have long been a fan of Alexandra David-Neel, a remarkable figure with a fantastic story: unloved child, opera singer, Buddhist adept, adventurer, adoptive mother of a Tibetan lama. Visits to the museum are guided,...More

8  Thank Beleriand
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

This museum will take about an hour of your time. It is well set up, with videos (subtitles in English) displays, a tour of the house and a visit to the shop. Very interesting person who lived an exceptional life. Glad to see so many...More

2  Thank littlemermaid60
Reviewed October 15, 2017

It is very interesting to learn about Alexandra David-Neel, who inspires everybody. The information in the museum is very good, and the friendly staff offered a special guide tour in English for me. I would like to visit again.

1  Thank sekoowan
Reviewed July 20, 2017

Learn the history and culture of the lands that the lady visited under harsh circumstances. There is a slide/film show, exhibits, a guide giving the explanations and of course - souvenirs.

1  Thank anandpunch
Reviewed March 21, 2015

My husband and I emailed ahead and were fortunate to receive a private tour of this museum and the actual home of Alexandra David-Neel. Fabulous woman, devoted Buddhist and author of many books, she traveled to Tibet by disguising herself with the clothing of a...More

3  Thank TravelerEO
Reviewed June 2, 2014

This wonderful little museum covers the life and travels of the great Alexandra David-Neel, and Tibetan Buddhism. It was the reason why I came to Digne. We were taken round by a formidable lady who had once been secretary and companion to Madame David-Neel. I...More

6  Thank ELear
Reviewed May 24, 2014

We had visited Digne many years ago but didn't remember it as big as it is now. We had heard about this museum and stopped at the tourist office on a drive from Grenoble to Grasse along the Route Napoleon. We hadn't realised that there...More

6  Thank rondonel
Reviewed November 28, 2013

I visited Digne Les Bains only to visit this museum. I have long been a fan of Alexandra David-Neel, a remarkable figure with a fantastic story: unloved child, opera singer, Buddhist adept, adventurer, adoptive mother of a Tibetan lama. Visits to the museum are guided,...More

8  Thank Beleriand
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