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“Nice Little Place”

Maison du Docteur Gachet
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Reviewed 24 September 2015

As others have stated it is free, so if you are in Auvers-sur-Oise you might as well go.

It is a cute little place with some nice history and when I went they had a very interesting art display. Go and then go to O'rsay after and you an see the paintings he made while there.

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Reviewed 1 September 2014

The house of Docteur Gachet is as gloomy as can be, it stands against falling rocks, you can smell the humidity and the poor girls who are at the entrance look so bored. but it is still worth a visit for the price.

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Reviewed 1 September 2014

Dr Gachet's house is a nice hideaway almost outside the village with beautiful gardens and a small exposition inside the house. It's really charming.

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Reviewed 2 July 2014

Lovely old house was free to go in. Could well imagine van gogh visiting and painting in the garden. Is a little bit on the edge of the village but worth the walk!

1  Thank eyluel
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Reviewed 20 May 2013

Doctor Gachet and his daughter are perhaps most famous for Vincent's role in memorializing them as well as their kindness towards him, and their home served as a haven for an impressive array of French artists beyond Van Gogh himself. His merits as a healer were less profound than his impressive fine eye for many great works yet unrecognized for their creativity in the latter stages of the nineteenth century.

One gets a feel for Vincent and his fellow artisans as well as an intimate view of the everyday life of a country doctor at the time. Both inside and outside, the Gachet family home is a little jewel well worth a visit. The experience balances nicely the role of educational small museum allowing an insightful reflection upon an intimate bit of cultural history.

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