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Rue Romain Rolland, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Was not on the places to visit but made a good decision to make a visit. Worth watching all the historical specimens and archeological things. Typical French articles. Entry fee is there but no cameras allowed. There should have appointed a guide inside to tell...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Josephbt18
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The Museum has a decent collections but the infrastructure needs a makeover. The exhibits can be better organised & be more attractive . The ticket of Rs 10/- is too meagre even to maintain , leave alone to fund any improvements

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank K1T2R3
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Small Museum.. but well maintained.. Large collection of antiques about the Fench administrator of Pondicherry.. Good collection of coins..

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ramanamurthy_NV
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

A must to get a sense of the history of Pondy - some lovely pieces on show if slightly crumbling under the difficult conditions in southern India

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank plsLondon2013
Reviewed 5 July 2018

This place is right near at the Bharti Park circle, it is a small museum which consists of various coins and other dug up stones. They also have a small painting gallery which is very beautiful. Must visit this place. Entry Fee is 10 INR...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank PatilChinar
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

nice old property and serious effort made to display history and a small selection of old french colonial artefacts and furniture and lovely indian statutes

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank anilp81
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Not bad to tour this museum, but you can not touch anything. They have people all around watching to make sure. It qwas so funny as we caught one of the staff turning a light on a car. There is a lot of history here...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank omega132857
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Climate in their is so crazy and beaches qre beutifull i had visited all 5 beaches like paradise,promandae,auroville,rock,senitary

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ak h
Reviewed 22 April 2018

It is a small museum with a good collection of artifacts from the past. It displays the French & Indian heritage very nicely. The museum has a nominal entry free and photography is not allowed inside. There are many stone statues and sculptures at the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Memoirs-Sachin
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This is small museum in Pondy which can fit in your trip plan with 30 minutes to 1 hour time in hand. Overall, I do have doubt about the correctness of the informations given as I did see some wrong data and I did mention...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Response from Dharmajit | Reviewed this property |
You could though I don’t recall much by way of child friendly options. It’s small so you could do it soon enough