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Address: Place du Parvis Notre Dame, 60300, Senlis, France
Phone Number: +33 3 44 29 49 93
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A fascinating - and rather mad - history of hunting in France

This is an extraordinary collection, beautifully curated and presented, of the history of the French passion for hunting. The quality of the exhibits is superb, stirring feelings... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 September 2016
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Lechlade, United Kingdom
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Lechlade, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

This is an extraordinary collection, beautifully curated and presented, of the history of the French passion for hunting. The quality of the exhibits is superb, stirring feelings of fascination and recoil. Even though the subject is specialist and may not be to everyone's interest (or even taste), the importance of primeval stirrings, bravado, ritual and social occasion is apparent in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

very nice musee, not a fan of hunt but shows an old tradition. Nice painting and trump used to call the dogs Be careful went you enter they have price for student and for young people (< 25y-old).We mentionned that our daughter was student and when they looked at her student ID they said oh it is from Belgium it... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

Again went here years ago. It's a funny place for a guide to take 4 women, but we dutifully looked around. As an animal lover, I'm not keen on hunting , but as a historical place it was interesting enough.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

This may be of interest if you like hunting or stuffed deer and dogs. A substantial collection but not for us.

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