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Musee du General Leclerc de Hauteclocque et de la Liberation de Paris - Musee Jean Moulin

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A good museum for you if you are interested in the second world war. Not on the list of the big... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
Thomas V
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Oakland, California
good musuem shame about location

one of the only museums in Paris about the French Revolution it is Hidden away above a train... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
clarky4910
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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

A good museum for you if you are interested in the second world war. Not on the list of the big ones, but an important collection, French history.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We read the found the information about this at the Tourist Information Bureau, read the reviews, struggled as others had done to find the locations. After much walking around in circles, found the museum. And it was ....... CLOSED and moving to a new location....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Although a relatively small museum, I managed to spend hours here. Make sure to find and utilize the audio guides, they are invaluable! I did not see the until the end of the museum, so I returned to the beginning of the museum and restarted...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

one of the only museums in Paris about the French Revolution it is Hidden away above a train station, no signage to show where to go to point you in the right direction. Once inside vast majority of information was in French, limited translations Located...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank clarky4910
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Once we finally found this museum it was well lay out and informative. Definitely recommend this if you are interested in the Second World War.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Linda O
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Located in a nice place (but you need a long walk to access if coming by metro o buses and it is very difficult to find) there are two museums together: General Leclerc nad Jean Moulin. Both same style. The permanent collections are many photos,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

It's a shame really that one of the only museums in Paris about the French Revolution is this. Hidden away above a train station, no signage to show where to go anything. Once inside vast majoirty of information was in French, no translations to any...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Billy B
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Extremely difficult to find. Given the heroic efforts of the French during WW2 this museum is disappointing. Two rooms, one about General Leclerc and the other about another resistance fighter. Really unfortunate they couldn't pay better homage and respect to the French Resistance efforts, there...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mike S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

First of all, it's incredibly difficult to find. It's sort of attached above and behind the Montparnasse train station. It's also centered on French WWII efforts, as you might expect. There's less about the allies (just in case that's what you're looking for).

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ken G
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Museums are in the gardens- Jardin Atlantique- very hard to find/best asked people/ .Open every day from 10am to 6pm except Mondays,free of charge.These two museums explain and trace the history of three holders of the honorary order of Liberation...Interesting

Date of experience: April 2017
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