Musee Nicephore Niepce, Chalon-sur-Saone

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  • August 9, 2017
    Very nice collection of old cameras and photos in 3-d from late 19th and early 20th. Temporary exhibition on Kodak. Many explanatory videos. Free and open to the lunch hour.
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  • July 28, 2017
    Museum of photography. little old-fashioned set up but informative. A lot of display cases with souvenirs with photo imprint. For the elderly are a nostalgic reminder. for the youth there is not much going on. prominently in each Hall is a guard, it may help if you have any questions or explanation for carrying articles is going to be tricky, most of it is behind glass.
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  • July 14, 2017
    I go there almost every year and it is always a pleasure. There are new and temporary exhibitions are very good. Until mid-September there is exposure on Kodak, it's great to see ads from the 1950s to the 1970s... go ahead it's free!
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  • September 5, 2017
    A very interesting tour. The guide was very good and explained why the place existed, the architecture, and the conditions the patients experienced. He also explained several paintings which was very helpful. What I liked most was he bypassed the gift shop.
  • February 26, 2017
    Fantastic museum for photography lovers. Good mix between old antique technics and exhibitions of contemporary photography
  • March 1, 2016
    Well worth the visit. Informative and well put together. Stare at the very first camera apparatus with Niepce and Daguerres signature and just think how far we've come in photography since then.
  • July 7, 2016
    The Museum that all photograph buffs have to visit in this town where the first photograph was taken in 1830! The first five cameras in the world on constant exhibit! Regular major exhibitions!
  • September 8, 2017
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