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Palais Lascaris

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Some nice artefacts...

A bit out of the way from the centre but has lovely artefacts in an old building. Worth a visit. No... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2018
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A hidden gem. A small palace for musical instruments.

I really just came upon this palace (villa) Sunday afternoon. It's a museum for mostly trinf... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2018
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15 rue Droite, 06300 Nice, France
Old Town / Vieux Nice
+33 4 93 62 72 40
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Hiden in the back streets of the Old town . A truley wonderful Palace to visit and see Inside the home .Furniture ,Pianos Musical instuments rooms with the actual furniture dateing abck 100s years .Quite a few steps and 3 floors to visit .But oh...More

Thank 495emma
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was not what I expected ... but the instruments are worth the visit. warm during the day (better go early) this old building on Old Town Nice is filled with a collection of old musical instruments that are a goldmine! Go with an open...More

Thank jazzfang
Reviewed July 30, 2018

This delightful small urban house in the Old Town holds a remarkable collection of period instruments from a wide geographical area.

Thank GailD1096
Reviewed June 23, 2018

A beautiful collection of different instruments in an old house, worth the visit if you are a music lover. The entrance fee we paid cover several museums entrance in the area, so it was worth it. I was not interested on Wi Fi, as I...More

Thank doraniamato
Reviewed June 6, 2018

I wasn't expecting much, based on some of the reviews I'd seen here. However, if you find baroque buildings interesting, if you would like to see baroque decorations (tapestries, painted walls and ceilings, portrait paintings), if you are an ethnomusicologist, if you are a student...More

1  Thank 845NKR
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

A bit out of the way from the centre but has lovely artefacts in an old building. Worth a visit. No wifi, or cafe.

Thank Travelling_LindaG
Reviewed May 19, 2018

Musical instrument collection is the second largest in France. Beautiful architectural details and beautiful painted ceiling

Thank karen2450
Reviewed April 30, 2018

The municipal museums of Nice are rather disappointing, and the entrance fee excessive for what's on view. Though the interior of this building is evidently baroque, there's not much to see unless your interested in musical instruments, and the walls and ceilings are distinctly faded....More

1  Thank OandA-London
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Quite small museum where you get to see a lot of different instruments. Wouldn't say it's a must see but if you have bought the museum pass you might as well see it.

Thank Nicholas N
Reviewed April 10, 2018

I really just came upon this palace (villa) Sunday afternoon. It's a museum for mostly trinf instruments. Has three floors. Instruments, chapel, bedroom, rooms of harps, pianos etc. Wonderful ceiling and building details, frescos etc. You can get a one day thicket or a week...More

1  Thank FloridaTravelfan
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