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Musee Alsacien

23 - 25 quai St-Nicolas, 67076, Strasbourg, France
+33 3 68 98 51 60
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Great insight into the area

Social history museum which gave a nice background into a very interesting area which I knew... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2014
Andrew T
,
Kent
Worth a visit

It worth a visit if you are staying for a few days. Very interesting although not always easy to... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2014
Alistair B
,
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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This museum explores the historic culture of Strasbourg and the rest of Alsace through exhibits of clothing and other household artifacts.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“folk art” (10 reviews)
“audio guide” (21 reviews)
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23 - 25 quai St-Nicolas, 67076, Strasbourg, France
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+33 3 68 98 51 60
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Reviewed 26 August 2014

Social history museum which gave a nice background into a very interesting area which I knew nothing about. Set in an old house near the Petite France area of Strasbourg the English guide information was easy to follow and gave just the right amount of...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2014

It worth a visit if you are staying for a few days. Very interesting although not always easy to follow the guide. Great insight in to the local traditions and culture, very interesting

Thank Alistair B
Reviewed 20 August 2014

This larger than expected museum is located on one of the canals. The entrance of the museum is no indicative of the size of the museum. The museum spans several houses and includes a basement with a brewing exhibit. The museum covers tools, lifestyle, clothing,...More

Thank ExplorerXYZ
Reviewed 20 August 2014

I loved this museum. My grandfather was Alsacien and it was so neat to see the traditions, customs, etc. of the Alsaciens and compare that to my memories of my him....he always had a corner cabinet for the important papers. This is a very informative...More

Thank Cheryldownunder
Reviewed 10 August 2014

We visited this as part of our Strasbourg pass. It is definitely a unique place to visit and offers an excellent insight into the local life.

Thank JHReading
Reviewed 30 July 2014

This little museum is actually an old home, with at least 3 levels, built around a central courtyard. It is packed with well-displayed articles of everyday life in the past 5-6 hundred years, including typical home interiors, heating, furnishings, clothing, specialty items, cooking, horse &...More

Thank JeepMom05
Reviewed 28 July 2014

Just a genuinely nice walk through different areas of Alsatian history, all set out very well and in a lovely building. Wide range of artefacts that demonstrated the development of Alsatian life interestingly.

Thank Oli S
Reviewed 25 July 2014

Behind the entrance is a wonderful linkage of original houses, that are worth exploring even if you are not particularly interested in the rural history of the Alsace. The insight into the once numerous communities of Jewish people in this region was particularly poignant .

Thank 898,876
Reviewed 23 July 2014

There was so much to see and learn from. It is a must for anyone who loves domestic history when visiting Strasbourg. I loved the original way to display a Christmas tree, the birthing chair was a revelation, the collection of Springerle molds held a...More

Thank PortlandBebe
Reviewed 9 July 2014

The museum is chock-full of bits and pieces of interesting Alsatian history, spread through multiple floors of several old Half-timbered houses and buildings. The material itself is quite impressive, though it does lack explanation for English speakers. Additionally, because of its physical structure, there are...More

Thank jsinmn
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