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Musee du Moteur

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Great little museum

This is a great little museum for anyone interested in engines. Petrol engine's engine's , diesel... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2013
RadarBoffin
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Malvern, United Kingdom
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Love engines Love this museum

I can only endorse the glowing comments from other Petrol-heads here on TA. It is a fabulous... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2018
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2 Jul 2018
“Love engines Love this museum ”
19 Jul 2017
“An excellent afternoon for a certain type of person”
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Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

I can only endorse the glowing comments from other Petrol-heads here on TA. It is a fabulous working history of the evolution of of the infernal combustion engine from its steam parentage. We had the place practically to ourselves and the enthusiastic curator made sure...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

For lovers of the internal combustion engine, this little gem of a museum is a “must” on the itinery of any self respecting Loire holiday maker. By far and away the worst aspect of my visit was my wife, who having agreed to accompany me,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
15  Thank William W
Reviewed June 25, 2015

I visited this musee and was completely overwhelmed by the quality and selection of engines. The guide was so helpful. It is worth a second visit in the future.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Chrisbjohn
Reviewed October 20, 2013 via mobile

This is a great little museum for anyone interested in engines. Petrol engine's engine's , diesel engines, jet engines, rocket engines, they have the lot. Sadly the extensive explanation and history boards are only in French. The curator was a very friendly chap, with limited...More

3  Thank RadarBoffin
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