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Musee Conservatoire inVINcible VIGNEron

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A Very Enjoyable Tour

We stopped by on an afternoon thinking that the museum was opened. However, it was not. But... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
Lucille S
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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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A hidden treasure of wine history

I came across this fantastic museum by chance when visiting the area and it became apparent from... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2017
costellacfc
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Surrey, United Kingdom
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DISCOVER THE MUSEUM " INVINCIBLE VIGNERON". It will give you an insight to how the wine industry has evolved from the 17th to the 20th Century. Placed in a triangle between Gaillac , Cordes sur Ciel and Albi , the Museum has been built on the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Tres Cantous on the D922, near Cahuzac-sur-Vere | Tres Cantous, 81600, Gaillac, France
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Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by on an afternoon thinking that the museum was opened. However, it was not. But fortunately, we ran into Theo outside, and he was kind enough to show us around. Although he was very busy, he spend time with us explaining things in...More

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Chris81TB, Responsable relations clients at Musee Conservatoire inVINcible VIGNEron, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Thank you for your visit and for your commentary. Theo was happy to speak with you and to explain his museum. We hope you'll come back, and you will see the new part of museum, why Theo was so busy!

Reviewed August 8, 2017

I came across this fantastic museum by chance when visiting the area and it became apparent from the first minute of entering this vast and unique treasure of artefacts, that I had discovered something very special. The owner/guide, a Dutchman named Theo, having spent most...More

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Chris81TB, Propriétaire at Musee Conservatoire inVINcible VIGNEron, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2017

Thank you very much for your flatering comments. I can assure you that you have not seen everything, so I hope to see you again in the future. Best regards, Theo

Reviewed July 13, 2017

I went along to inVINcible VIGNEron with a group of local english speaking wine enthusiasts and although I live less than 15 minutes drive from it, I'd never heard of it before. What a revelation! This enormous collection of wine paraphernalia has been hunted down...More

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Chris81TB, Gérant at Musee Conservatoire inVINcible VIGNEron, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Thank you very much, Yvonne, for your very nice verdict. You are always welcome to visit the museum again with your friends. Best regards. Theo

Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

Do not miss this museum, but check website for limited days / hours. The founder and owner Theo has collected 10,000 vinticulture items in an ancient farm house and proudly displays them and his passion for the collection. His stories alone are worth the modest...More

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Chris81TB, Responsable réception at Musee Conservatoire inVINcible VIGNEron, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2017

Thank you, it was a pleasure to meet you, and to make you decover our passion. We hope you'll come back to see all the tools (you didn't see the beginning) and the futur new tools! Best regards, Christelle, Theo

Reviewed May 18, 2017

This museum takes you through every step of viniculture and winemaking, using a vast collection of tools, devices, and artifacts to illustrate how it was done throughout recent history. Included is documentation of the attempted and successful solutions to the various blights that destroyed the...More

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Management response:Responded May 19, 2017

Thank you very much, we are happy that the museum pleases you. Best regards.

Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

We popped in after a friends recommendation and what an amazing place! In a beautifully renovated Domaine, the museum is filled to the brim with fascinating exhibits delving into the history of winemaking. It's been built up over 30 years by Theo, a man with...More

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asso_cvv, Secrétaire at Musee Conservatoire inVINcible VIGNEron, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2016
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Merci beaucoup pour cet avis encourageant! N'hésitez pas à en parler autour de vous, si ça peut aider à venir,...More

Reviewed September 16, 2016

This unique and wonderful museum set in the heart of the beautiful French countryside is not to be missed. The astonishing collection of everything and anything to do with wine was excellently displayed and driven by the extraordinary passion of Theo the owner. We joined...More

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asso_cvv, Secrétaire at Musee Conservatoire inVINcible VIGNEron, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2016
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Merci beaucoup pour cet avis qui nous va droit au coeur! N'hésitez pas à en parler autour de vous, ce...More

Reviewed May 15, 2016

We had no idea we would be so captivated and enthralled by this museum which kept on giving. The knowledge and information imparted by Theo was second to none and not only gave us insights into the history and cultivation of wine over the centuries...More

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asso_cvv, Propriétaire at Musee Conservatoire inVINcible VIGNEron, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2016

Thank you very much, it was a pleasure for us as well. Theo, Christelle

Reviewed May 13, 2016

I had a pleasure/luck of enjoying tour by the owner. He is from Holland, relocated to France for last several decades. He was very enthusiastic and knowledegable about his collections. It was fascinated to hear his stories about how he collected those stuff, and afterward,...More

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asso_cvv, Propriétaire at Musee Conservatoire inVINcible VIGNEron, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2016

Thank you, it was a pleasure for us as well. See you soon

Reviewed May 13, 2016

A great museum filled with a bewildering amount of exhibits. It would be easy to spend days here and not see everything, and everything is really worth seeing. A guided tour by the owner who explained the history behind some of objects brought the experience...More

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asso_cvv, Propriétaire at Musee Conservatoire inVINcible VIGNEron, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2016

Thank you, it is always a pleasure to meet people who are interested. Kind regards.

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