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Musee de Royan

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 2:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 2:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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Local history with an interesting twist

Built in the old market building and covers local history plus each year a big exhibit. A couple of... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2016
digbyl177
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Saintes, France
Royan war and beach

Great exhibition about occupation of Royan from 1940-45. English translation would have made it... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2016
MrsJLancashire
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Lancashire
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Jan 4, 2017
“WW2 Exhibition”
Aug 14, 2016
“Local history with an interesting twist”
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31 avenue de Paris, 17200, Royan, France
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Reviewed January 4, 2017

Small but very interesting museum. the recent exhibition detailing the German occupation of Royan was very well done and interesting. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank charente17
Reviewed August 14, 2016

Built in the old market building and covers local history plus each year a big exhibit. A couple of years ago in was all about Picasso's time in Royan. He lived here for a while in 1940 and the exhibit showed examples of some the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed July 6, 2016

Great exhibition about occupation of Royan from 1940-45. English translation would have made it even better

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank MrsJLancashire
Reviewed October 4, 2014

Although this is a relatively small exhibition of Pablo Picasso's work(80 pieces of art), it is still well worth a visit. Apparently, Picasso fled Paris where he feared the bombings and settled in Royan on September 2nd 1939. As the prodigious artist we have come...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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