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Absorbing and informative

If you're in the Avignon area and are a cyclist or motorcyclist this private collection is a must... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2016
Al R
One of the greatest cycle collections in Europe - and beyond

This museum, set in a chateau in an olive grove in Provence, is the work of one collector and... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2016
dragonhouse81
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Sep 22, 2016
“Absorbing and informative”
Aug 7, 2016
“One of the greatest cycle collections in Europe - and beyond”
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Chateau de Bosc - 651 chemin du Bosc - RN100, 30390 Domazan, France
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

If you're in the Avignon area and are a cyclist or motorcyclist this private collection is a must see. There's also some decent wine on hand and some wacky art pieces in the grounds.

Thank Al R
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This museum, set in a chateau in an olive grove in Provence, is the work of one collector and represents the nearest that can be found to a National Cycle Collection in France. From the earliest proto-cycle, the Draisienne, to recent machines of the highest...More

Thank dragonhouse81
Reviewed 6 August 2016

I traveled from Canada to see this Museum. I was not dissappointed. The cycles are world class and world famous. Many of the Draisiennes and Velocipedes are unique. Their importance cannot be underestimated. It is an amazing collection of cycles and all the associated Ephemera...More

Thank LORNE S
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Whether You are coming to Avignon by car & have some interest in history, You must visit this place for it s full of the odour of that century between 1850-1950, not in technical sense only.

Thank otkaznick
Reviewed 27 November 2015

I had been looking forward to this for some time. The Museum is an old Chateau and is set in nice, quiet grounds. It is also well signposted. The display and history of the old bicycles was both interesting and well done. There were a...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

A fascinating collection of hobby horses, bicycles, motorcycles and associated machines. Great videos explaining their development. Also wine tasting, children's story dioramas and an art gallery - all in a beautiful chateau. Go there (we also purchased the beautiful book of the exhibits).

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