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Musee d'Angouleme

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Looking for more detailed information about the town of Angouleme

Looking for more detailed information about the town of Angouleme, I found a lot of relics... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Saila
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Riga, Latvia
Imaginative displays

Set in a lovely garden next to the cathedral, this museum has made full use of the opportunities... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
fifytyplus
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looking for more detailed information about the town of Angouleme, I found a lot of relics discovered in the region from the prehistoric times, as well as a vast collection of artefacts from various countries the French had explored. That is a very valuable collection...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Set in a lovely garden next to the cathedral, this museum has made full use of the opportunities offered by refurbishment. We particularly enjoyed the ground floor, where fossils, Ice Age animals and archaeology were displayed imaginatively to help your understanding. There are some excellent...More

Thank fifytyplus
Reviewed April 17, 2018

This is a lovely old museum, covering the pre-history of the area, African art and a gallery of beautiful (if you like that sort of thing) paintings above. I enjoyed all floors, the beautiful architecture (famous Parisian architect), and went back a second time. A...More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed March 10, 2018

Informative, extensive and we virtually had the museum to ourselves on a bitterly cold Thursday morning in February!

Thank notusedtomoaning
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Very interesting museum, even if we had too little time to explore due to main focus being on the Comics festival.

Thank olli813
Reviewed October 11, 2017

The ground floor is very intersting in local terms being about the prehistoric and ealry Sapiens time. Middle floor is a bit odd- given over to African art. Apparently a collection that was donated. If you like that sort of thing I'm sure its good....More

Thank asarchus
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

We love our French museums. They're always well stocked and interesting. This one is housed in a beautiful building and grounds. The contents weren't particularly fascinating for us or our children, but they've added a few highlights for all ages. Worth a visit if you're...More

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

The building itself is fabulous. There is something to suit every age in this museum. It really is worth a visit.

Thank MasBelle
Reviewed July 7, 2017

Small museum, nicely laid out and quite recently refurbished. In the old quarter, so worth a visit while strolling through.

Thank juliaEastSussex_UK
Reviewed May 25, 2017

a nice and interesting find, well laid out with some quality exhibits and a great way to pass a hour or two.

Thank Chris P
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