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Musee du Vieux Honfleur, Honfleur

(3.6/5 based on 80+ reviews on the web)
Housed in a former prison and other dockside buildings, Musee du Vieux Honfleur details daily life and industry throughout the region's history. Enter the historic timbered building, situated in a small side alley, and explore its exhibits of everyday objects and recreated rooms representing common family life. Look for the replica of a town store, another vital cog in the social workings of this harbor town. Be sure to make your way to the church next door, which houses the museum's second section, and learn about the shipbuilding and sailing industries in the region. To visit Musee du Vieux Honfleur on your holiday in Honfleur, and find out what else Honfleur has to offer, use our Honfleur vacation route planner.
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  • A journey in time, a gripping testimony about customs, crafts, fabrics, the trades of the past. We were wide-eyed through this knowledge do these traces of life hard and beautiful in the past. If we loft this kind of visit, this one is highly recommended. All ready to dream and to marvel
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  • Very nice old House, and all the past Normand who comes across it. Slices of life at that time with the furniture, dishes, clothes trades... To recommend to the timers and lovers of beautiful objects.
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  • This small museum is tucked away on a small street so you may have to search for it. It displays the living conditions of people during the middle ages. I have never seen anything like this museum; it...  more »