Musée d'art et d'histoire Baron Gérard, Bayeux

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Art Museum
Review the gamut of European civilization from Roman remains to exquisite lace at Musée d'art et d'histoire Baron Gérard. Located in the Bishop's palace and named after art connoisseur Baron Henri-Alexandre Gerard, the museum is dedicated to the history of European art, intermixed with Bayeux's rich history. Explore the accessible and visitor-friendly displays of archaeological and ethnographical pieces, drawings, paintings, sculptures, examples of Bayeux lace and porcelain, and more. Purchase a combination ticket to gain access to the tapestry and Battle of Normandy museums. To visit Musée d'art et d'histoire Baron Gérard and get the most from your holiday in Bayeux, create itinerary details personal to you using our Bayeux vacation builder.
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  • Superbly displayed - lots of material and information about Bayeux and Normandy through out the ages  more »
  • Very well done town museum that could easily pass by with the many other wonderful sights in this small town. I would encourage you to go see it if you have an interest in the making of lace. This is ...  more »
  • The museum is close to the cathedral and benefits from cross-ticketing with the museum dedicated to the Tapestry. It has a good collection of artefacts relating to local history on display. Bronze Age...  more »
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  • Very diverse Museum. Although earthenware, works of the middle age and the lace are not my cup of tea. The quality of the scenography of the place my permit to spend a pleasant moment.
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  • Beautiful and well-designed Museum in his career.
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