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Musee Hospice Comtesse

32 rue de la Monnaie, 59800, Lille, France
+33 3 28 36 84 00
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good50%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“herb garden” (5 reviews)
“small museum” (8 reviews)
“audio guide” (12 reviews)
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32 rue de la Monnaie, 59800, Lille, France
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+33 3 28 36 84 00
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"herb garden"
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"small museum"
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"audio guide"
in 12 reviews
"blue tiles"
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"art exhibition"
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"fascinating history"
in 4 reviews
"museum occupies"
in 2 reviews
"old town"
in 11 reviews
"medieval hospital"
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"worth a visit"
in 9 reviews
"interesting visit"
in 2 reviews
"the ground floor"
in 4 reviews
"first floor"
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"short visit"
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"middle ages"
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"rainy day"
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"interesting building"
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Reviewed today

For a modest fee you can visit this former hospital that was established for orphans by a rich countess centuries ago. You also get a guidebook in 3 languages which explains the history and some of the highlights.

Thank TinekevB
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An interesting site which is reasonably priced for admission. We arrived at 10am which is when they open and it was peaceful and quiet at this time.

Thank Steve_Grant1
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

This was my first stop on my trip to Lille and it definitely is worth a visit! The admission fee is 3.7 euros. There is a very helpful guidebook in 3 languages which explains the history and some of the highlights. The ward was not...More

Thank Annette M
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

Audio guide was worth it as gave you the history. Good place to visit and see the goods works they use to do for everyone. Very interesting.

Thank maccieEngland
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

This complex is well worth a visit. It was given to the Town by a worthy benefactress, to act as a hospital for the disadvantaged. It has a charming inner court, and structures of different eras around it. The rooms on the ground floor contain...More

Thank William, Lucy S
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

We liked this lttle bit of preserved history, especially the Medieval kitchen and the pharmacy. Modest entrance fee.

Thank wyntyll
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

You can visit the museum in one hour or so. It was a former hospital managed by a religious order. it has a beautiful collection of Flemish style paintings, old furniture and nicely decorated rooms with dutch tiles. Definitively, the museum you should visit for...More

Thank Beto79
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

This old buikding houses a small museum and changing exhibitions. Worth seeing if yo have an hour to spare

Thank Adam M
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

This museum is in the centre of the old city and shows the life of the convent which was used as a hospital. A beautiful setting with interesting displays.

Thank Juliet H
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Definately a museum well worth visiting. Many interesting displays set in a fabulous building. Staff very freindly and info very good.

Thank Tim H
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