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Musee de la Chasse et de la Nature

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On of the best museums I have EVER seen

On our first day in Paris we went to this museum not knowing what to expect. A family with three... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2019
Mette Broch J
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Weird and wonderful

I am not a massive fan of taxidermy BUT this museum was one of the highlights of our trip. It is... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2019
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Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

On our first day in Paris we went to this museum not knowing what to expect. A family with three teenage boys - not exactly longing for a museum visit... We were All thrilled with this place. It is the most cool mixture of hunting...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

I am not a massive fan of taxidermy BUT this museum was one of the highlights of our trip. It is beautifully curated and the interactive exhibits was pure genius! I especially loved the fact that there were no earphones and digital explanations needed. A...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 29 January 2019

I loved, loved, loved this museum! I'm fascinated by taxidermy AND by art, and in this museum both come together beautifully. The building in itself is already a gorgeous villa. And then the collection of taxidermy, hunting parafernalia and classic and modern art: intriguing and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 January 2019

Hard to describe what is in store for you if you visit--a ceiling made with owl feathers and faces, a snake-like creation made of feathers, a diorama with two gorillas protecting a table supported by sea horses and with an open torso (human?) as decoration,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

It goes on till the 2d of December I really advise you To go . The exhibit room is decorated like a stable with paintings in boxes its very original. You have Monet, Delacroix , Degas, Caillebotte.. The paintings are gorgeous. Its going To be...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

The curators of this museum have produced a complex mix of cultural history and surrealism. Historically, the museum celebrates the role of hunting in French history. This is significant, as hunting is an important marker of the aristocracy and landed gentry, so these artistic representations...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

An odd museum-- one many taxi drivers have never heard of-- but worth a visit you have a couple hours spare. The day we were there the air conditioning wasn’t working so it was very unpleasant. I appreciated the paintings, porcelain and sculpture but the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

we are staying very close and decided to have a look. the entry price is,reasonable. The building itself and fixtures and fittings very interesting. I can't really describe what we saw but it's probably the most bizarre museum I've visited. We both enjoyed it although...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank schemie2016
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This small museum was better than expected. Temporary modern art exhibition was really good and the permanent collection was cool

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank samuel8248
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited this museum on June 19. I am a lifelong hunter from Texas and was interested in the history of hunting in this part of Europe. I enjoyed it very much. The museum is in an old mansion that is worth...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from Belkıs Füsun E | Reviewed this property |
We went during the week. I think it is a quiet place- since hunting is no longer a desirable activity, it doesn't get a lot of customers-which is a pity becuase it's more like a natural history museum.Nothing gory etc.
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