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Charming museum set in the remains of a castle.

This is well worth at least an hour of your time if you are visiting Booulogne.The Chateau Musee... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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The Chateau Musée boasts some interesting pieces from the Egyptians to the North American... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is well worth at least an hour of your time if you are visiting Booulogne.The Chateau Musee boasts multiple floors and multiple areas of history/archaeology:from an Egyptology section to an Ancient Greek section,to Fine Arts and others the Chateau Musee is a real mixed...More

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Connector766312, Responsable relations publiques at Chateau-Musee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning We would like to thank you for your feedback and we hoped to see you again soon. We appreciate the faith in us and we are at your disposal if you need anything. Faithfully yours, Museum Team

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

The Chateau Musée boasts some interesting pieces from the Egyptians to the North American indigenous peoples. Definitely worth a visit if you have a spare afternoon. One small caveat, there was a Napoleon exhibition that was rather disappointing (most of which were printed out pictures...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

Very close to La Crypt! is what looks like a standard French Chateau!! but how wrong you would be to think that , But the Chateau- Musee has a secret !!!! after you walk up to this beautiful building and enter you then find out...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

What a fantastic museum hidden in this corner of France ! The permanent collection is a wonderfully displayed mix of Egyptian, Greek, Alaskan indian, Pacific artefacts. The Greek vases and Alaskan ritual masks are outstanding. The descriptive labels also add another value dimension.. many labels...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

A thoroughly enjoyable museum - which I seemed to have largely to myself! The astonishing variety of exhibits ranged from Egyptian mummies to C21 lyrical abstract art via a fine assemblage of Greek pots, Alaskan funerary masks and the art of Polynesia. There's an interesting...More

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Musée B, Responsable relations publiques at Chateau-Musee, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018
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Bonjour, Nous vous remercions pour votre avis et espérons avoir le plaisir de vous accueillir à nouveau. Nous vous remercions...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

The arrival is good - lovely courtyard high up in Boulogne with some good views from outside the courtyard. The museum itself has many interesting rooms - a few too many pots for my liking but lots to see and learn from. Nixely set out...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We visited the "Americans in Boulogne" exhibition and the museum but ran out of time for the vaults. Well laid out and thoughtfully planned. Educational and enlightening. Well worth a visit

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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing looking château inside the fortified walls of the old town of Boulogne sur mer that has a large courtyard. You can't really visit the château as it is a museum of art and artifacts not relating to the history of the...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

My Fiance and I visited the Castle Museum on our recent weekend trip to France 🇫🇷. We were very impressed with the various collections. We spent Approx 1.5 hours looking at the various paintings and exhibits. Well worth the money. Traveller Tip: If you buy...More

Thank eastaroadster
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The museum and gallery are situated in a very impressive chateau. The various displays within the museum are not huge, but are not the usual museum display. From Egypt to the Aleutians and everything in between, make the effort, you will be glad you did!...More

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