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Musee Lapidaire, Avignon

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History Museum Museum
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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  • the exhibition was interesting and friendly keeper. The site by him even worth a stop.
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  • So it is rare to feel moved by observing works. In a religious place of magic works bring us back to the story. We'd like to be able to observe the scene of the balconies. Hospitality is very human. A visit without hesitation
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  • This museum has a permanent exhibition of parts on the ancient Greek, Etruscan, Roman, early Christian and on the Gauls Art. It also offers temporary exhibitions. This museum is part of the Calvet Foundation
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  • Awesome, old school
  • My cousin died here
  • Beautiful edifice, content with little interest but especially inaimable staff as possible and racist!
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  • Must-see Museum of Avignon, with collections to discover all year round!
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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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