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Musee Archeologique

5 rue Docteur Maret, 21000, Dijon, France
+33 3 80 48 83 70
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Smallish Museum On The Owl's Trail

We called in because we were following the Owl's Trail. It seemed interesting, though as the... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Boyd J
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Buderim
a must to visit

we were really impressed of this place special of the crypt. a must to visit. We were also... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2016
Familie_Schlaepfer
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Riehen, Switzerland
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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5 rue Docteur Maret, 21000, Dijon, France
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

We called in because we were following the Owl's Trail. It seemed interesting, though as the descriptions were only in French we didn't stay as long as we might have.

Thank Boyd J
Reviewed 5 December 2016

we were really impressed of this place special of the crypt. a must to visit. We were also impressed that all museums in Dijon are for free.

Thank Familie_Schlaepfer
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Small but very interesting and state of art displays. The crypt/basement is a wonderful space superbly lighted The display of ancient gold jewelry is

Thank david h
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Totally worth a stop if you like a bit of history for the local area. From the neolithic to the gaulish celts to the romans and then the franks there a bit of everything. Some great statuary, and a really impressive setting for the whole...More

Thank kiwieric
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The Musee Archeolgique has a lovely display of Roman "finds" in Dijon - beautifully displayed. Unfortunately no signage in English which makes the visit less educational if you don't happen to be fluent in French. Still recommended

1  Thank Gayle M
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The statuary here is amazing. Situated next to the cathedral, it it easy to access. I was disappointed, tho, that the statue of the Roman god Crepitus previously in old Talant wasn't there as I read it was.

Thank AliceMoerk
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Good quality exhibits covering a diverse range of timeframes housed on 3 floors and should give something of interest to most people. Stairs were a bit of a hike especially to the top floor. Atmospheric Setting in the ground floor catacombs were most interesting.

Thank JOHNROBERT11
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Be prepared to use your french for the exhibition. Very interesting and very well presented. A very interesting contrast between the old abbey and the roman artifacts. Really enjoyed. Only need less than an hour to see.

Thank Dimry
Reviewed 15 April 2016

We picked it as a pre lunch activity. After checking in, the tour starts on the second floor. There are tools, jewlery, vases, weapons, glass items. The most imares I've was a lare gold bracelet. The first floor appeared closed for renovation. The cellar was...More

Thank jim t
Reviewed 12 February 2016

The first (underground, or maybe just low first floor) gives you a notion of how dark and cramped buildings were in the Middle Ages, even for the monks, who, even if they themselves were nominally poor, had the best infrastructure of anybody. The archeological explanations...More

Thank Josh K
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