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Musee Jules Verne de Nantes

3 rue de l Hermitage, 44100, Nantes, France
+33 2 40 69 72 52
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A museum housing artifacts and replicas of inventions designed by futuristic author Jules Verne.
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good38%
  • Average34%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“his life” (4 reviews)
“three floors” (2 reviews)
“real fan” (2 reviews)
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3 rue de l Hermitage, 44100, Nantes, France
+33 2 40 69 72 52
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

We enjoyed Musee Jules Verne even though only about half of the exhibit has an English translation. There was a gentleman there who was very anxious for us to view his virtual reality film. We had a delightful time.

Thank wrhull
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

For true Jules Verne fans a bit of a let down: 1. Although Verne stemmed from Nantes, he didn't actually live at what is now the museum, consequently 2. There are very few actual artifacts connecting with him. 3. There are a few models, mainly...More

1  Thank Bristonian
Reviewed 21 June 2017

For fans of Jules Verne, this is a little gem! Our son is a real fan, and he thoroughly enjoyed this stop. While my husband and I are not as big of fans, we still enjoyed the exhibits and found it very informative and kept...More

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Jules Verne was born in Nantes. And many people worldwide have read his works. This is the place where to see what his life was.

1  Thank TanitNimes_France
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Nantes is the birthplace of Jules Verne. Even the main attractions of Nantes, Les Machines de L'ile and the Carrousel des Mondes Marins, are inspired by the books of this fantastic writer. However, this museum is very small, very old-fashioned and adds almost nothing to...More

1  Thank loveluxurytravel
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Delighted to enjoy exhibits of photos and models that bring out Jules Verne's fabulous imagination and influence, even on the cinema!

Thank eithne e
Reviewed 6 October 2016

It is exciting to walk where the father of science fiction spent his childhood and the literary scene of Nantes at this time was a fertile ground for the future literary star. This museum lends more understanding about how this prolific author's talent was nurtured...More

Thank bevhearn
Reviewed 13 September 2016

After walking up the steep hill, we were disappointed to find the museum closed for lunch -check times before you go. Set in a house on several levels, overlooking the river, there are many artefacts about the life of Jules Verne. If you are very...More

Reviewed 9 September 2016

Jules Verne hailed from Nantes so if you are interested in the author or his works this will be of interest to you. The museum is on three floors with plenty of interesting artefacts from Verne's life. As other reviewers have stated there is some...More

Thank RockDemon
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I am not a a mad keen JV fan so for me this was an ok place and not too expensive to visit. Lots of information in English and was interesting to see notes he kept while planning some of his stories. It's an uphill...More

Thank UrbanAmma
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Linda H
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Response from bevhearn | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I do not remember; very low, maybe 12 Euros is what I remember. please forgive me if that is not correct.