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If you are interested in archeology and pre-history then this museum is worth going to. They had a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Knight H
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Archeology in Burgundy

Interesting museum about human occupation in Burgandy region. Well put together. Intersting... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Amanda W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are interested in archeology and pre-history then this museum is worth going to. They had a special exhibition on pre-history on at the time we visited which had translations into English accompanying the displays. The permanent exhibitions were all in French.

Thank Knight H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Housed in an amazing building. Start on the top floor and work your way down to the basement. If you like prehistory and Roman artefacts then you are in for a treat.

Thank simone h
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Interesting museum about human occupation in Burgandy region. Well put together. Intersting exhibition on at the moment with bonus English translations. Worth a visit if you are interested in pre-history. Also covers Roman archaeology. Spent just over a hour at this museum.

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 31 December 2017

The exhibition about the "source de la Seine" was very good and informative. Also the building of the museum was very interesting. The temperature in the lower two rooms was rather low (you need to keep your jacket on), the upper room with roman and...More

Thank N0nine
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Located in an old abbey next to the cathedral, there are three huge levels of displays showcasing finds from the area, from stone age through to Roman. One starts on the top floor where the oldest atrifacts are and you work your way down to...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Worth a look if you are in the area. Beautiful, rich history with pieces of the neolithic and gallo-roman period on display.

Thank CorneCapeTown
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This free museum is quite well done in a small space. Well explained specimens of historic and prehistoric culture abound.The grotto at the very lowest level is totally fascinating.

Thank Martin M
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
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