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Musee du Chateau des Ducs de Wurtemberg

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an imposing castle with great views and a couple of exhibition spaces and a museum for Cuvier

the chateau/castle is interesting enough and is part of the history of the defences of this border... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
Richard P
Workington, United Kingdom
Wonderful staff brings out the history

This building is a treasure, a royal home, fortress and refuge. The museum offers history from... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2016
Auburn, Washington
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

It you want to learn a bit more about the region and its history this castle is worth a visit. The paintings collection has several that really caught my eye.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Fernando N
Reviewed 2 September 2017

the chateau/castle is interesting enough and is part of the history of the defences of this border region; it has two art exhibtion spaces - when we went we saw pictures by Jules-Emile Zingg and - more interesting to me - Henry Valensi (the exhibition...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Richard P
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This building is a treasure, a royal home, fortress and refuge. The museum offers history from prehistoric times through the kingdom of Wurttemberg on through the French Revolution. Art exhibits offer another interesting pastime. Be prepared - the museum closes from 12 noon to 2...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank msankaran
Reviewed 10 February 2016

For this area it is a must see. It has very nice and interesting expo, that are transporting you in to the past. But is also nice about this castle, it is only the exterior look, it does has that "castle look", that takes you...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Petru D
Reviewed 31 August 2015

I was expecting a history museum, about the castle and the city themselves, but most of the museum really is just an Art museum. The last floor offers a quick overview of evolution and the fauna of the area, but very little is found about...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Marouxna
Reviewed 11 September 2014

My wife and I came to Montbeliard to visit the chateau which we had read about in a French children's book. After climbing the hill to reach it, we were told at the ticket window we couldn't tour the rooms because 200 school children were...More

Date of experience: September 2014
6  Thank draygnol
Reviewed 4 May 2014

We really enjoyed our visit, it is an eclectic museum with history of the Chateau, Montbeliard, Beaux Arts, natural history and local archeology. We are an English family who speak french, so we didn't look for the English language options. Approachable staff, friendly reception. The...More

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank thabelro
Reviewed 17 May 2013

We were staying in Montbeliard recently and visited the Chateu which is in a prominent position overlooking the town, we were given a wonderful guided tour and were so lucky that two fellow Scots were actually on duty that day so were able to translate...More

Date of experience: May 2013
4  Thank Eloise53
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