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Museum of History

Mont-Saint-Michel, France
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You can speak french, it won't get any better... AVOID!!

Do not waste your money in any museum on Mont Saint Michel. The whole place IS a museum anyway... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Nocturn T
Rip off museum

Please avoid the museums like the plague, they are appalling value, the rest of Mont SM is... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
101babe
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  • Terrible43%
14 Jun 2017
“Could do better”
13 Sep 2017
“You can speak french, it won't get any better... AVOID!!”
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Do not waste your money in any museum on Mont Saint Michel. The whole place IS a museum anyway. (And of course the Abbey not only worth the 10euros but it is a MUST SEE.) "Prisons and dungeons" seemed attractive but it is a complete...More

Thank Nocturn T
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Please avoid the museums like the plague, they are appalling value, the rest of Mont SM is wonderful, it's only 10 euros each to get into the abbey unlike the 18 euros for the 2 of us to go round 1 museum which took all...More

Thank 101babe
Reviewed 15 June 2017

9 euro per person for 3 rooms of non specific objects. The highlight was the tranquil garden at the rear. Such a Shame as it could be a really informative visit. No translation to really understand purpose but gist of attraction is to see how...More

Thank scotland89
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Very few and unmaintained pieces of furniture. Feels like a scam (once again in this place) as this should not be called a museum in any way.

Thank Jérémie D
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

I live 30 minutes from Mont St Michel. This was my 4th visit... friends and family always want to go here..... this time i went with my partner and 23 year old son.... i've never visited the museum before so thought this was a good...More

Thank Fire153Swindon
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Nothing really to see and you won't learn anything. Part of a set of museums included in one ticket. Dreadful and purely designed to extract money. Avoid!!!!

Thank Driller_ABK
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Bought tickets at 2:30 pm and 2 of the 4 locations were closed by 5. What we saw was marginal. No hours posted and we were not informed of closing time.

1  Thank DrHuck651
Reviewed 6 November 2015

There is so much to see during your time here. Take it all in. Don't rush through. We went with a small group and the tour guide was fabulous. Can't wait to visit again.

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Pleasant looking entrance, but then things go downhill from there. Some boat models are present, then rooms with uninspiring dioramas, then a blackout supposed "sound & light" event. Only worthwhile aspect was the small rear garden.Avoid & do other things....

3  Thank David B L
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Very disappointed in this museum - not enough information on things on display, I still don't know what some of the things were (and the story behind some of the wax figures??). Waste of time & money. Tourist trap. Don't go!! Save your money!!

4  Thank tea9306
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