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Musee Africain

17123, Ile d'Aix, France
+33 5 46 84 66 40
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OK but needs a Revamp

Visit to Musée Napoleon also includes visit to Musée Africain. It shows the zoological (stuffed... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Quentin L
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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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Stuffed stuff

If you are not keen on taxidermy then this is not for you. Lots of glazed eyes, though everything... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2016
Bevsul
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 days ago
“OK but needs a Revamp”
Sep 14, 2016
“Stuffed stuff”
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17123, Ile d'Aix, France
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+33 5 46 84 66 40
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visit to Musée Napoleon also includes visit to Musée Africain. It shows the zoological (stuffed animals) and ethnographic collection collected by Baron Guigaud, originally aide de camp to Napoleon, he is also behind the Musée Napoleon. The museum needs a refit - to note that...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

If you are not keen on taxidermy then this is not for you. Lots of glazed eyes, though everything in wonderful condition. I think the descriptive tickets could be original! The carvings and metalwork were stunning and I loved the little hats, with something akin...More

Thank Bevsul
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Reviewed 20 April 2015

Take time to view and admire this museum. If you like wildlife this is right up your street. Yes it is sad to see stuffed animals but one must remember the exhibits were produced when Taxidermy was a norm!

Thank venicefish
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