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Musee du Scaphandre

38 rue Droite | Ancienne Église Saint-Jean, 12500 Espalion, France
+33 5 65 44 09 18
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A land-locked museum of diving in rural France?

This museum takes us through the history of diving in France. The reason it's here in the... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2016
Jean-Marc J
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29 Jan 2016
“A land-locked museum of diving in rural France?”
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 12:30, 14:00 - 18:00
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38 rue Droite | Ancienne Église Saint-Jean, 12500 Espalion, France
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Reviewed 29 January 2016

This museum takes us through the history of diving in France. The reason it's here in the landlocked middle of France is that two of the early pioneers of self-contained underwater breathing apparatus (SCUBA) originate from here. Benoît Rouquayrol and Auguste Denayrouse invented SCUBA some...More

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