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Vesunna

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Very nice, some exhibit areas closed, disabled friendly, good audio guide.

Have been wanting to visit Vesunna for some time, but busy with other things. Finally drove from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lturnbull2015
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Wadebridge, United Kingdom
Exceeded expectations

We like history, and this is a fantastic look into history. They did not just preserve what was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
huntejk
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Houston, Texas
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UNIQUE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE Visit a unique museum in France which is protecting a vast gallo-roman house vestiges, the Vésone Domus. Opened since 2003, in the heart of archaeological and plants park, Vesunna offers a 3000 m2 itinerary of permanent...more
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20 rue du 26e Regiment D Infanterie | Parc de Vésone, 24000, Perigueux, France
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+33 5 53 53 00 92
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been wanting to visit Vesunna for some time, but busy with other things. Finally drove from Gite le Bois vert in Meyrals to visit, which took 50 minutes. Easy to find and FREE parking very close to the site. We visited on a Sunday...More

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MuseeVesunna, Responsable commercial at Vesunna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear "lturnbull2015", We thank you so much for sharing your experience in our museum ! We are so glad to discover that you enjoyed your visit in Vesunna. Your explanation is full of details very useful for other visitors ... We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We like history, and this is a fantastic look into history. They did not just preserve what was found but give a huge amount of context and information about how people lived. Do get the audio tour. They have it in English and it is...More

Thank huntejk
MuseeVesunna, Responsable commercial at Vesunna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Huntejk, We thank you for sharing your experience: it is almays a plaesure to read so good feedbacks! We look forward to welcoming you again . Best regards,

Reviewed October 5, 2018

Deceptively close to the centre of town (our satnav took us on a right royal mystery tour), this is quite a magnificent uncovering of parts of the Roman settlement. Sympathetically recreated piece by piece using IT supported by the discovered artefacts, you can get a...More

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MuseeVesunna, Responsable commercial at Vesunna, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Dear "dick h", We thank you for sharing your experience in our museum. We are trying to improve the different ways to come to our museum (with apps, maps, ...). We look forward to welcoming you soon. Kind regards,

Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Situated in south Perigueux, the ‘Roman village’ was discovered within church grounds while excavating for new construction. The village is an intact authentic example of Roman civilization in the area so was especially important. The whole site was then contained within a glass box designed...More

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MuseeVesunna, Responsable commercial at Vesunna, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Dear "Alex C", We thank you for sharing your experience in our museum ! It is always a pleasure to read so good feedbacks ! We look forward to welcoming you soon . Best regards,

Reviewed October 2, 2018

I was incredibly impressed with the effort that has been taken to present this amazing gallo-roman villa. The architectural glass 'lid' was an excellent way to showcase such a jam packed museum. I was very pleased to find that every artefact and area was expertly...More

Thank Sally H
MuseeVesunna, Responsable commercial at Vesunna, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Dear Sally H, We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit ! We thank you for sharing your cheers ! We look forward to welcoming you soon. Best regards,

Reviewed September 26, 2018

The museum is one large glass structure covering a Gallo-Roman house dating back to the first to third centuries CE. The house was located in the heart of the ancient Roman town and must have been very large and luxurious. What you see is basically...More

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MuseeVesunna, Responsable commercial at Vesunna, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Dear HaNosseah, We thank you for sharing your positive feedback regarding your visit in our museum ! We look forrward to welcoming you again ! Best regards,

Reviewed September 21, 2018

What a piece of work. You need to be quite enthusiastic about archaeology or it's just a roman substructure encased in a modern building shell. I found it to be thoroughly absorbing ... and on the day that I attended it was free admission. I'd...More

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MuseeVesunna, Responsable commercial at Vesunna, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Dear Swagger762fmj, We thank you for sharing your experience ! We are glad you enjoyed your visit: we invite you to come back and discover our guided tours in english ! We look forward to welcoming you soon . Best regards,

Reviewed September 12, 2018

Dogs not allowed in the museum so dashed around the museum in an hour whilst my partner waited outside with our dog. Very informative audio guide in English explaining the significance of the roman objects on display. Although the architecture is very impressive with clear...More

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MuseeVesunna, Responsable commercial at Vesunna, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Dear Juliethetraveller123, We are glad that you had such a good experience in our museum. Many thanks for sharing it ! We are now able to suggest several ways to visit our museum: an English map, an audio guide in English or our guided tours...More

Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Place is amazing!! They did this really well, all glass building covering all the remaining walls. Family tickets only 12 euro and well worth the spent

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MuseeVesunna, Responsable commercial at Vesunna, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Dear Niels B, We thank you for sharing your amazing experience in our museum ! We try to offer cheap prices and easy ways to visit: thank you for your cheers ! We look forward to welcoming you again . Best regards,

Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

It was a great insight into roman life. Not just seeing pictures but explanations of symbology. We had the audio guide so that we could do it at our own pace.

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