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Worth checking out a small but interesting museum of local exhibits it also has temporary exhibits

An interesting Local Museum that also has seasonal exhibits about the local regions as well as... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
Owlfred W W
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Parthenay, France
Parthenay. What a cool town!

Parthenay is one of my favorite places. From the 14th century tower, walk up the lovely old... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2016
mrnature
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Jan 28, 2017
“Worth checking out a small but interesting museum of local exhibits it also has temporary exhibits”
Dec 21, 2016
“Parthenay. What a cool town!”
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Entree 1 1 rue de la Vau Saint Jacques, 79200, Parthenay, France
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Reviewed 28 January 2017

An interesting Local Museum that also has seasonal exhibits about the local regions as well as about Parthenay. Great place to take visitors and it is free

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Reviewed 21 December 2016

Parthenay is one of my favorite places. From the 14th century tower, walk up the lovely old cobblestone street past dozens of medieval houses into the ancient fortified town. Very nice shops and restaurants. Parthenay has much of its ramparts and towers intact, which is...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

The museum is the directly opposite the tourist information office and is a great place to start a visit to this historic town. It has artefacts from the local castles and an audio description of the development of the town with models. The start of...More

Thank tazape
Reviewed 20 December 2014

Over 3 floors, this free museum has some artefacts from the old castles and buildings from Parthenay, some very pretty pottery, interactive models of the history of the town plus an exhibition section which changes from time to time (when we were there it was...More

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