Musée Bargoin, Clermont-Ferrand

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History Museum Museum
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. Arrange to visit Musée Bargoin and other attractions in Clermont-Ferrand using our Clermont-Ferrand trip generator.
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  • Well, I'm torn. Since the textile part of the museum was closed I cannot say much about that. Too bad the price to enter was still the same. The archeological part however was great. Not the largest e...  more »
  • The basement area was interesting with archeology of the area giving an understanding of the area. There was also a section on carpets and other tapistry exhibitions on the upper floors.  more »
  • This museum displays some of the 10,000 Roman "ex voto" figures that were tossed into the healing waters nearby. Beautiful. The museum also shows results of local archeology, with excellent stuff from...  more »
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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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  • Very small museum. A bit disappointing
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  • Exhibitions nice with new topics regularly.
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