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Musee de la Resistance

Rue Neuve Saint Etienne, Limoges, France
+33 5 55 45 84 44
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Very interesting

Very interesting insight into the work of the resistance in world war 2. Only problem is nothing is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
eddieprice13
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reasonable value audio guide essential

It's really about the war from the French viewpoint as well as the resistance. I interesting parts... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2018
Bunnio
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Yorkshire England
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Rue Neuve Saint Etienne, Limoges, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting insight into the work of the resistance in world war 2. Only problem is nothing is written in English however, each of the photos summed up what words could not say.

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Reviewed June 22, 2018

It's really about the war from the French viewpoint as well as the resistance. I interesting parts a Brit wouldn't know. Not all the videos worked and the signage for the audio guide was not prominent enough or in obvious places which led to a...More

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Reviewed May 6, 2018

Entry fee 4 euros, interesting and informative, set over 2 floors, Appreciated it being quiet , worth a visit.

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Reviewed January 12, 2018

This small museum provides a comprehensive history of the resistance in France and the effects of the war on the daily lives of the French people. There is a temporary exhibition downstairs which displays costumes from the period. The costumes were designed for a movie...More

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Reviewed November 18, 2017

We visited the museum expecting a lot but made a mistake and didn't take the audio guide. Apsolutely everything is in french. If you are anything less than fluent in french you wouldn't understand anything We were sorry we were not told everything was in...More

2  Thank Renata K
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Reviewed September 25, 2017

My wife and I visited in September 2017. Shortly after our visit the neo Facist German Nationalists gained a load of seats in the German Parliament. Then we visited Oradour Sur Glane which put our visit in perspective. The fact Limoges was in Vichy France...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2017

interesting exhibits here with plenty of detail. well laid out so easy to follow. helpful staff and facilities

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Reviewed July 29, 2017

Combined a visit to Limoges and this museum with a trip to Oradour-sur-Glane. This turned out to be an excellent combination. The museum gives an excellent incite into the Nazi occupation and the Resistance Movement in the region. In fact we spent too much time...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Very interested in understanding more about the history of France, particularly during the occupation in WW2, so this museum was on our "must visit" list. The displays were indeed excellent, grouped to cover the history of french involvement, political background, propaganda (reproductions of posters), information...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2017

This is well presented but difficult for English people who are not fluent in French. On 2 floors and no guide available

Thank Terry36
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Yes. I can't remember how much though.
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09.30 to 17.00 at this time of the year. Except Sundays 13.30 to 17.00
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