Musee de la Castre, Cannes

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History Museum Museum
Musee de la Castre presents the collections belonging to the city of Cannes primitive arts, Himalaya-Tibet, Arctic, pre-Columbian America, Oceania, Mediterranean antiques , musical instruments from Asia, Africa , Oceania, America, landscape painting of the nineteenth century. You will be welcomed by the garden that has large pines. It is your prelude to the entry to the museum. After visiting the collections, you can enter the museum courtyard in the center of which is located the watchtower of the old castle of Cannes. From the top of the 109 steps of the medieval tower, you will get a 360 degree view of the place. Put Musee de la Castre on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Cannes tourist route planner.
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  • Museum is nice but view from there is better. You can see whole Cannes from up there. If you survive whole way to the top that is...  more »
  • Just visited this tiny museum at the hilltop of cannes, on Sunday 21/05. I was pretty amazed by one welcoming employee and an astonishing view First, an adorable and smiling black woman at the entranc...  more »
  • To reach the museum, you have to walk up and at the end you will have a nice view from the top, especially on the harbor. That's the best part, in my opinion. Entrance in not that expensive, money has...  more »
  • Very good value for money. The staff are very friendly. Excellent location and experience.
  • Museum is not really special, but you have the best views over the city from here. Absolutely worth the climb.
  • If you are looking for a great look-out over the city, here is where it is at
  • Worth the Climb! This is a must for a trip to Cannes. You can see all of Cannes and Mandelieu. I kind of walked quickly through the museum because I prefer to have a view.