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Address: Mont-Saint-Michel, France

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Pass on this little Musee ....

Pleasant looking entrance, but then things go downhill from there. Some boat models are present, then rooms with uninspiring dioramas, then a blackout supposed "sound & light... read more

2 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 October 2015
David B L
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Los Angeles, California
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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37 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Nothing really to see and you won't learn anything. Part of a set of museums included in one ticket. Dreadful and purely designed to extract money. Avoid!!!!

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Arnold, Maryland
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Bought tickets at 2:30 pm and 2 of the 4 locations were closed by 5. What we saw was marginal. No hours posted and we were not informed of closing time.

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1 Thank DrHuck651
North Berwick, Maine, United States
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015

There is so much to see during your time here. Take it all in. Don't rush through. We went with a small group and the tour guide was fabulous. Can't wait to visit again.

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Thank Ann S
Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 561 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2015

Pleasant looking entrance, but then things go downhill from there. Some boat models are present, then rooms with uninspiring dioramas, then a blackout supposed "sound & light" event. Only worthwhile aspect was the small rear garden.Avoid & do other things....

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2 Thank David B L
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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63 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Very disappointed in this museum - not enough information on things on display, I still don't know what some of the things were (and the story behind some of the wax figures??). Waste of time & money. Tourist trap. Don't go!! Save your money!!

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3 Thank tea9306
Hong Kong, China
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133 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2014 via mobile

It was a nice visit, with interesting historical bullet points. I might not go again as it was quite pricey, especially if you do not benefit from any discounts. I would recommend getting the 4 museum ticket to make the pricetag (more) worthwhile.

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1 Thank seigwailo
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20 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

The visit started off well with an interesting collection of little trinkets and weird and unusual items over the first floor, but it was all down hill from there onwards. They advertise this as a "son et lumière" visit, meaning "light and sound" but I did not hear any sounds... and I believe by "light" they must have meant they... More 

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3 Thank Emma L
Haifa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2014

The museum has a small and poor collection, the guided tours are and short in French only, Boring...

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1 Thank R1NA
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2014 via mobile

It's not really a museum it's just a collection of old stuff put together so that they can charge people a lot of money. It's scame!

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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85 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2014

As a history buff I was intrigued to visit the very advertised and commercial museum. Seeing it was on the island right across the monastery, you would think it was legit. I swear it was like a Ripleys Believe it or not exhibit, at a very high cost. There are some historical artifacts in there, but totally not worth it.... More 

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