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Skip the Line Ticket: Palais of Tau in Reims
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Skip the Line Ticket: Palais of Tau in Reims
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The former palace of the Bishops of Reims has been closely linked to the History of France over the centuries. Monarchs resided in the Palais of Tau prior to their coronation and returned here after the ceremony for the traditional feast and...more
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2 Place Cardinal Lucon, 51072, Reims, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting architecture and history, but the relics of the cathedral after its destruction were the most interesting pieces. Look out for the gargoyles with solidified lead pouring out the mouths - a result from the original lead roof melting under the heat of the fire...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Amanda Y
Reviewed 20 October 2018

My husband is walking with a cane and can not use stairs. There are wheelchair accessible signs all over the Palais. The staff greeted him as he took the elevator up to the first floor. We walked around looking at the beautiful things. At closing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

This is next door to the Cathedral, you do not need to book in advance just turn up and pay at the door. You are given a little leaflet and pointed in the direction to go and then its up to you, you just make...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John O
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful building and the museum has many oppulent and interesting pieces. The fireplace in the ball room is amazing, and incredible it was the only thing in the room to survive the bombings. Right next door to the Cathedral so very easy to pass the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MarioninRedford
Reviewed 21 August 2018

This Palace is were the French Kings stayed before their coronation. It is now a museum, which is more about being able to walk through this space than it is a museum. There is some statuary from the Cathedral to give you an idea of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank bLiselotte
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Palace of Tau is a good place to start before seeing Reims Cathedral, or as we did, to round off visiting it. Numerous items are on display, which belonged to the Cathedral, these include, original statuary, wonderful tapestries and items from the Cathedral Treasury. Black...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank KTGP
Reviewed 2 August 2018

So this museum us next to the cathedral. To be honest, going to Reims, this museum was questionable to being with. We ended up going into the museum because you can buy a combo pass for the museum and to the tower of the cathedral...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Stwar
Reviewed 29 July 2018

There was hardly anybody there! That would seem like a blessing but nobody really seemed to help us either. We had just visited the beautiful Cathedral which is situated right next door and so we decided to check this place out. We took some photos,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Situated next to the cathedral and worth a visit. Contains many of the clothes worn and the relics of the last coronation of a king of France. How he managed to walk in that cloak is beyond me!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

A very enjoyable museum to visit, a lot of history and stories. It's nice that it wasn't that busy. :-) We used the ticket from the City Pass.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Sarah C
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Response from SuzyQ76Sydney | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't remember...not very much I'm sure.
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No, no elevator available in the cathedral
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