Musée Bargoin, Clermont-Ferrand

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Built in the early 20th century, Musée Bargoin has two different focuses: one devoted to archeology from prehistory to the Roman times and the other dedicated to the great diversity of rugs and textile arts. Since 2011, the museum has offered a new vision for its archaeological collections. The textile department allows you to discover clothing, rugs, furniture, religious objects, and weaving. The archaeology department invites you to explore the Bronze Age axes and the Trésor de Manson collection. Make Musée Bargoin part of your personalized Clermont-Ferrand itinerary using our Clermont-Ferrand tour planner.
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  • Very beautiful archaeological museum with its many regional discoveries but well done especially for fabrics and tapestries collections!
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  • On two levels, very beautiful expo on textiles of Isfahan. Short but clear and precise explanations. A view to discover history, art and culture of iran.
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  • The Museum is housed in a beautiful monument. Personally I enjoyed the ground floor with the Gallo-Romaines collections. Objects have been found in the region, and two beautiful mosaics are well highlighted. On the other hand, fabric expo was much less even if the works are beautiful. My kids enjoyed particularly the items from the time Roman.
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  • The place is super well because it gives many exhibitions
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  • This museum offers to the Department of archaeology of the original collections of human societies in bass-Auvergne from prehistory to the Gallo-Roman era. The textile Arts Department offers a collection of extra-European textiles XVIII-XXI century and offers a unique look at the world through temporary exhibitions inviting them to the meeting of cultures.
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  • Very welcoming staff, exhibitions at the top, all for a price that is unbeatable (thanks the State subsidies!). I would highly recommend.
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  • Very beautiful archaeological exhibition! Very good host! Thank you
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  • All new, all beautiful. A nice visit in a totally redesigned universe. A must see.
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