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Musee Ephebe, Cap-d'Agde

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See artifacts from 50 years of exploration of the Hérault River, the sea, and the Thau Lagoon at Musee Ephebe, a museum of underwater archeology. These waterways were major trade routes for 2,600 years and have yielded a number of sunken treasures including art, dishes, maritime equipment, armaments, and various commodities. You'll see artifacts from the Visigoths, Italians, Spaniards, Vikings, Saracens, Celts, Romans, Greeks, and Etruscans. The museum has become a major center of historical research and education, and offers a range of tours and workshops for different ages and interests. Plan your Musee Ephebe visit and explore what else you can see and do in Cap-d'Agde using our Cap-d'Agde travel itinerary planner.
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  • Out interesting well is the time of our ancestors to Cap d'Agde very instructive for our mind and our culture
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  • A very nice presentation and clear explanations. Take if you can tour, the guide is passionate and exciting this museum is really essential
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  • A small museum, entirely dedicated to underwater archaeology. Because Agd is very ancient port, different underwater finds are showing here, together with an indication of who/when/where found treasures. A separate room is dedicated to hard work underwater seekers their equipment, etc. the highlight of the Museum is considered to be the statue of Jefeba. She was found in the Bay of Agde, handed in the Louvre, and returned here only when built this museum building.
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