CNCS - Centre National du Costume de Scene, Moulins

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CNCS - Centre National du Costume de Scene has a mission to preserve the heritage of over 9,000 costumes from the drama, opera, and ballet theaters. It is the first conservation initiative that is entirely devoted to costumes and stage sets. You can view costume collections, join a guided tour, and enjoy the historical cavalry barracks dating back to the late 18th century in the Quartier Villars building that houses the museum. Before you head to Moulins, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Moulins trip planner, to make sure you see all that Moulins has to offer, including CNCS - Centre National du Costume de Scene.
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  • Hit the Museum specifically, came to see the exhibition modern costume. Interesting permanent exhibition, you can watch and without audio. The Palace itself is similar to other French castles, so two trips in one place!
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  • Very interesting testimony of life d a villages applied at the beginning of the 20 th century through the House left in its original condition
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  • Do not hesitate to go to the website of the Museum to know all the events; There are a lot! and children are not forgotten!
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  • A fantastic museum which revives our history through opera and theater costumes...a trip through the ages, the arts and fashion! You will surely like the permanent exhibition on a great dancer, choregraph and producer : Noureiev ! Please do not forget to enjoy the premices : a former military garnison, saved from destruction thanks to its patrimonial protection. Stairs are splendid !
  • A very interesting museum located in a beautiful building and area. There is a main exhibition and a rotating exhibition that changes periodically. If you're in the area or passing through, I'd recommend you take a look, it's definitely worth it.
  • Interesting visit and our guide was fantastic! The building is new but has an old school vibe. Really cool!
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  • Excellent - especially the Shakespeare exhibition - but always brilliant

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