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Fascinating place

Visited here today and spent a couple of happy hours visiting this lovely village. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andy H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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pretty village with unique opportunity to see how life used to be

unusual to experience something like this in France where properties are open for you to learn how... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
87330 Montrol Senard, France
+33 5 55 68 12 79
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here today and spent a couple of happy hours visiting this lovely village. Lots of different homes and businesses preserved showing a view of rural life in years gone by. Was well managed and a very interesting day for the family.

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We visited today with our teenagers son's. Very interesting to look at the way things used to be. The old school house the public washing area and the blacksmiths just to name a couple - it really was like being in a 'living museum', there...More

1  Thank sue s
Reviewed 5 July 2017

unusual to experience something like this in France where properties are open for you to learn how things were a hundred years ago. It is free too which just would not be the case in the UK

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Reviewed 3 June 2017

We enjoyed a great couple of hours here - an attractive small village with around a dozen different buildings to visit - like the old school, the bakery, the bar etc. Head to the school first where you can pick up a leaflet/map. It's all...More

2  Thank Rob G
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this village - everything was interesting to visit and we all gained a lot of knowledge about the area

1  Thank AzeezHakeem
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed wandering around, very interesting and informative, shows how far we have removed ourselves from the food we eat.

Thank zostar
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I was recommended to visit Montrol-Senard by my Chambre d'Hote host and what a delight it was. A pretty village tucked away in the heart of the Limousin countryside that offered the visitor a glimpse into life over 100 years ago. Wander into several of...More

Thank SteelerRos
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Every part of the pig can be used apart from its squeak! Schoolhouse, family homes, clogmaker's, blacksmith's, grandmother's garden, etc.

Thank John J
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We have been here several times, bringing long friends and family at different times. Everyone is always fascinated by the buildings and exhibits. Pay a visit to the old schoolhouse first where you can pick up a map of the village and information in several...More

Thank clb1953
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This museum is spread throughout the village and many of the exhibits are the buildings restored to the original use back in the late 19th early 20th century. The old school house is fascinating. The surrounding countryside is a lovely drive following the route de...More

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11 August 2016|
Response from Danny A | Reviewed this property |
The museum is open every day till about 6pm at this time of the years.