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Musee Lapidaire, Avignon

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Musee Lapidaire is an annex to the Calvet Museum. Together these museums offer the archaeological collections of the city of Avignon on display. Avignon is a beautifully set city in southern France where nature and heritage can be appreciated. Vineyards and the lovely cuisine only complement this combination of reminiscence into the past. Prehistoric, ancient Greek, ancient Etruscan, Roman, Gaul, and ancient paleo-Christian relics and artifacts are on display. The lifestyles of those eras are depicted in the sculptures in the museum, and bring an experience, which ignites the curiosity in you. Use our Avignon itinerary maker to arrange your visit to Musee Lapidaire and other attractions in Avignon.
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  • Could spend 30 minutes or two hours. Like the contrast of the baroque architecture and the much older collection. Mostly from the local region, which is fascinating. Ok for 12 years and up.  more »
  • and I say this as an archaeologist....I haven't been in a place so truly boring in many years. The fabulous past of the city is let down big time by basically being warehoused in an old church. Some a...  more »
  • My understanding is that the exhibits are primarily an overflow of the larger and/or lesser antiquaries from the Musee Calvert - exhibits are housed in a deconsecrated 17C church and the collection ap...  more »
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  • Date: 22/08/2016 place to visit: Musée Lapidaire Este Museum exhibits pieces of early Christian, Greek and Roman times, whose exhibitions are scattered in five rooms, with vases, sculptures, etc. The entrance costs 1 euro with PASS card
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  • Nice exposure.
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  • Nice!!!!
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