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Musee Gassendi

64 boulevard Gassendi, 04000 Digne les Bains, France
+33 4 92 31 45 29
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A strange and interesting place!

This museum has got its name from the philosopher Gassendi, contemporary of Descartes. You can... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
fitzbenedict
,
Stockholm
via mobile
Quick visit, very interesting

This museum has much more than meets the eye. Interesting art installations. Lots of oil paintings... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2016
MrsMerrill
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Portland, OR
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5 days ago
“A strange and interesting place!”
22 Apr 2016
“Quick visit, very interesting”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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64 boulevard Gassendi, 04000 Digne les Bains, France
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+33 4 92 31 45 29
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This museum has got its name from the philosopher Gassendi, contemporary of Descartes. You can learn more about him here, but also see beautiful paintings and get to know more about science. It is a strange mixture of art, science and exhibitions. One of the...More

Thank fitzbenedict
Reviewed 22 April 2016

This museum has much more than meets the eye. Interesting art installations. Lots of oil paintings. A good diversion for a few hours on a rainy day.

Thank MrsMerrill
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately, despite twice visiting, I cannot review the museum itself, but every time I visit seems to be shot. The website is extremely and informative, without any reference to its opening hours or a telephone number. When I found the number and a message indicated...More

Thank TomCoady
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Gassendi Museum at Digne is quite large and is spread across several floors and galleries. Some of them are dedicated to science, others to nature and there are some interesting art pieces too. It's a great place to spend a couple of hours if you...More

Thank N K
Reviewed 21 March 2013

I visited the Musee Gassendi as a starting point for a walk round the works the artist Andy Goldsworthy has created in the surrounding countryside in cooperation with the museum. There's a room with background information and preparatory drawings and the largest gallery has his...More

1  Thank walkingphil
Reviewed 13 November 2012

this is an absorbing museum very informative ,querky and so well laid out only wish we had had more time in it

2  Thank D-J-L527
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