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Musee Archeologique

5 rue Docteur Maret, 21000, Dijon, France
+33 3 80 48 83 70
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A lot of interesting artefacts from around Dijon

Located in an old abbey next to the cathedral, there are three huge levels of displays showcasing... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
OzGronk
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Brisbane, Australia
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Worth a look if you are in the area. Beautiful, rich history with pieces of the neolithic and... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
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Cape Town, South Africa
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  • Average13%
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“free museum” (2 reviews)
“statuary” (3 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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5 rue Docteur Maret, 21000, Dijon, France
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Located in an old abbey next to the cathedral, there are three huge levels of displays showcasing finds from the area, from stone age through to Roman. One starts on the top floor where the oldest atrifacts are and you work your way down to...More

Thank OzGronk
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Worth a look if you are in the area. Beautiful, rich history with pieces of the neolithic and gallo-roman period on display.

Thank CorneCapeTown
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This free museum is quite well done in a small space. Well explained specimens of historic and prehistoric culture abound.The grotto at the very lowest level is totally fascinating.

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We called in because we were following the Owl's Trail. It seemed interesting, though as the descriptions were only in French we didn't stay as long as we might have.

Thank Boyd J
Reviewed 4 December 2016

we were really impressed of this place special of the crypt. a must to visit. We were also impressed that all museums in Dijon are for free.

Thank Familie_Schlaepfer
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Small but very interesting and state of art displays. The crypt/basement is a wonderful space superbly lighted The display of ancient gold jewelry is

Thank david h
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Totally worth a stop if you like a bit of history for the local area. From the neolithic to the gaulish celts to the romans and then the franks there a bit of everything. Some great statuary, and a really impressive setting for the whole...More

Thank Kiwieric
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The Musee Archeolgique has a lovely display of Roman "finds" in Dijon - beautifully displayed. Unfortunately no signage in English which makes the visit less educational if you don't happen to be fluent in French. Still recommended

1  Thank Gayle M
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The statuary here is amazing. Situated next to the cathedral, it it easy to access. I was disappointed, tho, that the statue of the Roman god Crepitus previously in old Talant wasn't there as I read it was.

Thank AliceMoerk
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Good quality exhibits covering a diverse range of timeframes housed on 3 floors and should give something of interest to most people. Stairs were a bit of a hike especially to the top floor. Atmospheric Setting in the ground floor catacombs were most interesting.

Thank JOHNROBERT11
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