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Museum and Gardens of Canal du Midi

Avenue Paul Riquet | Musee et Jardins du Canal du Midi, 31250 Revel, France
+33 5 61 80 57 57
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What An Insult to the Memory of Riquet - France's Legenday Canal Builder

The canal du midi was built by Paul Riquet - the IK Brunel of France. But this poor and tiny... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CousinHinton
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London
Interesting museum wild gardens

If you like engineering, you will enjoy this museum very much as the canal de Midi is a fantastic... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Ricardo B
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good52%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
13 Jun 2018
“Interesting museum wild gardens”
2 weeks ago
“What An Insult to the Memory of Riquet - France's Legenday Canal Builder”
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Avenue Paul Riquet | Musee et Jardins du Canal du Midi, 31250 Revel, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The canal du midi was built by Paul Riquet - the IK Brunel of France. But this poor and tiny exhibition - with hardly any artifacts or exhibits - is an insult to the great man's memory It's an insult to his great feat of...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

If you like engineering, you will enjoy this museum very much as the canal de Midi is a fantastic piece of engineering. The garden s are very interesting, but it is more a wild park than a garden with waterfall, walks and even a géiser....More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

A must visit place to learn about the extraordinary history of the construction of the Canal du Midi in the 17th century and the incredible vision of the master planner J P Riquet.

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Reviewed 16 November 2016

Loved it. Great trip with two couples for one week. We were novices at this however our nominated captain had some boat experience which I believe came in handy. We went through about 50 locks, a great experience. Beautiful plane trees even though many were...More

Thank Karen R
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Museecanaldumidi, Responsable relations clients at Museum and Gardens of Canal du Midi, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Visited while staying near Revel, actually started looking for something to eat, however really only found the Cafe after visiting the museum and found it had closed. The museum itself was very interesting, the artifacts demonstrate how much of a feat it was to build...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2015

Very good museum , very instructive, lovely displays. The gardens are very scenic and there is spectacular man made geyser.

Thank danielle b
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Museecanaldumidi, Responsable relations publiques at Museum and Gardens of Canal du Midi, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2015

Hello, Thank you for your comment. Very cordially

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