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Archaeological Museum

Place Saint-Laurent, 38000, Grenoble, France
+33 4 76 44 78 68
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A travel throughout the time

This is a really interesting place you have to visit soon in family to make discover a fascinating... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Auckland, New Zealand
A Must-See Attraction in Grenoble

The church of Saint-Laurent as it survives today is a intricate set of building phases and burial... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Robert M C
Belfast, United Kingdom
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Place Saint-Laurent, 38000, Grenoble, France
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is a really interesting place you have to visit soon in family to make discover a fascinating historical place in the center of Grenoble, the Alps area capital, at your children. The place is very typical of the French Middle Age, in this time...More

Thank theolasnet
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The church of Saint-Laurent as it survives today is a intricate set of building phases and burial activity. The core upstanding structure is Romanesque (12th century) and the burials stretch back to the Gallo-Roman period (4th century). But what really sets Saint-Laurent apart from …...More

Thank Robert M C
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This is a fascinating museum which tells its story very well. Some fantastic artifacts too. The coin collection is intriguing.

Thank rasmats
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This place is indeed a hidden jewel! It shows us different time periods through the different church levels, with beautiful treasures and lots and lots of history. The free audioguide explains everything in different languages. Not to be missed!

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Free! You got it! Don't let the small insignificant entrance fool you. You can even use for FREE the tour audio guide with recorded information, available in different languages. Go in and enjoy it! The attendants are friendly and willing to answer any question.

Thank Hikers2012
Reviewed 1 March 2017

one of the best of Grenoble museum, you may observe different church levels, and see the church's expansion according to the number of Christians. It is also possible to see sarcophageous as well as tombs evolution.

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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This has been brilliantly excavated and set up for access so visitors can see all the stages of the church from the earliest in the 5th century to the 18th century altar. Free entry and audio guide with just 8 locations but well chosen and...More

Thank ElaineRy
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I definitely want to repeat me.... I'm in love with this site... probably because I deeply respect our past.... each time I go in that kind of places, I just feel... good and peaceful. You can talk or remain in silent... it's a very deep...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A good look at history from below ground - it's free, so it's worth it! You can see the whole thing and read most of the historical plaques within an hour.

Thank blainreeves
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This small, conveniently located museum, a reasonable walk from the train station, is absolutely fascinating. It gives a fascinating history of an individual location via an individual audio tour (with various language choices, including English) and modern audio visual accents in the structure. Well presented....More

Thank Aerie703
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