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In depth study

Following an earlier trip to the Resistance Museum in Neuvic I eagerly anticipated my visit here... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Braintree, United Kingdom
Very interesting museum

We went here to learn more about the war in France and what occupied France would have been like... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While I think that there was much to like about this museum, and it’s relatively small size is a good attribute, I agree with patrickk14071VV’s view that the English audio tour was difficult to relate to the otherwise untranslated exhibits. I acknowledge totally that this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Eatlouis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Following an earlier trip to the Resistance Museum in Neuvic I eagerly anticipated my visit here and expected this one to be arranged on similar lines, i.e portraying details of Resistance activity this time in the Haute Vienne but it was far more detailed than...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DJS54
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here to learn more about the war in France and what occupied France would have been like. The displays are only in French but we paid £6 each for entry and this also included an audio tour that I would definitely recommend. You...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paualijesion2014
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

The museum does not have any text translation so you feel you aren’t getting so much detail as the audio tour is more of a summary, but there are still photos, posters and artefacts that it explains. I found it interesting as it gave a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank patrickkI4071VV
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Interesting but only takes10 minutes to get around. Could also do with an English version there really isn't much about the resistance more about how the war started (which I think we all Know bloke called Hitler) so really could do with more content I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RickDale1960
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

As the 2 reviews below say there is nothing in English. The audio guide certainly helps to give an overall guide but I’d have loved to understand the information in more detail. I went to Oradour Sur Glane today which also suffered from the same...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 2, 2018

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.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank eddieprice13
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

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Bunnio
Reviewed May 6, 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank podder
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

Date of experience: January 2018
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natalie b
February 2, 2017|
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Response from Gavriel5778 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I can't remember how much though.
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Response from NigelJWHall | Reviewed this property |
09.30 to 17.00 at this time of the year. Except Sundays 13.30 to 17.00