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Amphoralis

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Very accessible archeological dig

A Roman era pottery of then industrial dimensions specialized in making amphora for wine transport... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
AitchEm11200
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Ornaisons, France
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We were staying near by along the Canal du Midi & had passed this attraction during a canal walk... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Lesley A
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South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

A Roman era pottery of then industrial dimensions specialized in making amphora for wine transport. There's not many of those around as one learns from visiting Amphoralis. Nice exhibition with loads of interesting information, Excellent movie on the discovery of the place and its development...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We were staying near by along the Canal du Midi & had passed this attraction during a canal walk the previous day, so decide to pay a visit. We walked to the venue from our accommodation, approx 2.5km & didn't arrive until 11:20am. Although the...More

Thank Lesley A
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This place is just outstanding! A must see place. It is very close to the Canal du Midi, so very easy to find.

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

A great learning experience of the history of the region. The museum is well put together allowing access to the archeological dig while preserving the artefacts.

Thank John G
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We arrived here about an hour before lunch time (noon). Because it can take a few hours to see everything, the docent suggested we begin our tour, leave for lunch, and return after 2 pm to continue our tour. There is a large portion of...More

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