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Musee de la Vie Bourguignonne

17 Rue Sainte Anne | Monastère des Bernardines, 21000, Dijon, France
+33 3 80 48 80 90
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Enjoyed Although No English Anywhere

Plan accordingly. This museum is closed from 12-2PM. This museum houses a charming array of... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2016
MiepGies
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Park City, Utah
via mobile
Must visit whilst in Dijon centre

Stumbled on this treasure trove. Free entry. Well worth a visit spent around 1hr looking at... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2016
Julie M
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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 12:30, 14:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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17 Rue Sainte Anne | Monastère des Bernardines, 21000, Dijon, France
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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Plan accordingly. This museum is closed from 12-2PM. This museum houses a charming array of objects from the Dijon town history. In my opinion, some trip-advisor reviews are a little too complimentary of this museum - but we did enjoy it. There aren't that many...More

Thank MiepGies
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Stumbled on this treasure trove. Free entry. Well worth a visit spent around 1hr looking at ecclesiastical treasures and antiquities of Burgundians. Chalices, silverware, embroideries. Fascinating.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 31 March 2016

This free to enter museum is worth an hour or two of your time as it charts Burgundy life over time with many exhibits of the life and times of Burgundy as through the years with many examples of the clothes, skills and premises through...More

2  Thank Martin T
Reviewed 31 March 2016

By accident we hit this museum and had a visit there. it was a nice and interesting museum to visit to see the life of the people of Burgundy! Go in, walk in, take a look and enjoy and well it is FREE which is...More

2  Thank Daniela R
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Do not miss visiting Musee de la Vie Bourguignonne if visiting Dijon especially if you into French history. It is free and well worth it.

1  Thank Panthera_Leo_12
Reviewed 21 February 2016

This museum really captures what life was like in Bourguignonne in the 19th and 20th century. The exhibits really speak for themselves as they are set up to display aspects of the culture and times. If you have a scientist or engineer in your group,...More

1  Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Good insight into past history, well laid out and with explanatory booklet in English if required. Covers off on a lot of French history and the way of life in years now past.

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 19 September 2015

There was no one else at the museum when I visited but it has a lot to see. The main floor features mannequins in traditional dress posed in various settings, as well as displays of domestic life such as kitchens and bedrooms and their related...More

2  Thank Annette M
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Lots of opportunities to see the life of "regular" folks rather than the rich and powerful. Very interesting everyday objects.

1  Thank cwgreene
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

This museum, which is free, provides an excellent exhibition of Dijon life in the past. It is worth taking a deviation from the regular 'owl' route to take in this museum.

Thank John j
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