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3 rue Bernard Harent, 86500 Montmorillon, France
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Wonderful town to visit for book lovers and otherwise.

Montmorillon is a delightful place to vist for a day trip or even a few day stay over. "Le... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
rd772017
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Boston, Massachusetts
Beautful old part of Montmorillon

Beautiful old part of town. Lots of Books store some modern, some antique, most french. The... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
edneufl
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Gainesville, Florida
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  • Average25%
  • Poor2%
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Apr 26, 2018
“Wonderful town to visit for book lovers and otherwise.”
Aug 4, 2017
“Beautful old part of Montmorillon”
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3 rue Bernard Harent, 86500 Montmorillon, France
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

Montmorillon is a delightful place to vist for a day trip or even a few day stay over. "Le Brouard", or the ancient side of town, has a picturesque pedestrian area lined with quaint book and gift shops. Don't miss the Glass Key at the...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Beautiful old part of town. Lots of Books store some modern, some antique, most french. The typewriter museum is more interesting than you may think. A good place to wander on foot or bicycle.

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Reviewed 30 April 2017

worth taking the steep walk up from the bridge. The shops are all interesting and quaint. The views from the far side of the church are wonderful

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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Good place to look around with plenty of small shops and restaurants. Thoroughly recommend the tea room with a terrace overlooking the river

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Reviewed 13 August 2015

It may not be very large but the collection of typewriters and adding machines from around the war is brilliant. It brings home how long the machines have been with us and how they have evolved to the digital age. There is an Enigma Machine,...More

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