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Address: 64 boulevard Gassendi, 04000 Digne les Bains, France
Phone Number: 33492314529
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Quick visit, very interesting

This museum has much more than meets the eye. Interesting art installations. Lots of oil paintings. A good diversion for a few hours on a rainy day.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2016
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Portland, OR
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Portland, OR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

This museum has much more than meets the eye. Interesting art installations. Lots of oil paintings. A good diversion for a few hours on a rainy day.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately, despite twice visiting, I cannot review the museum itself, but every time I visit seems to be shot. The website is extremely and informative, without any reference to its opening hours or a telephone number. When I found the number and a message indicated that it would be open, as the sign on the outside says but this proved... More 

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Gassendi Museum at Digne is quite large and is spread across several floors and galleries. Some of them are dedicated to science, others to nature and there are some interesting art pieces too. It's a great place to spend a couple of hours if you like any of these fields.

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Bolton, U.K.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

I visited the Musee Gassendi as a starting point for a walk round the works the artist Andy Goldsworthy has created in the surrounding countryside in cooperation with the museum. There's a room with background information and preparatory drawings and the largest gallery has his superb 'River of Earth' filling its end wall. Other galleries focus on local artists, particularly... More 

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ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

this is an absorbing museum very informative ,querky and so well laid out only wish we had had more time in it

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