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Musee Hospice Comtesse

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a Lille Card, so went and visited this small museum. We were hoping that it would contain a bit more about the history of Lille and didn't stay very long.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bryanmg141
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

This museum is located in the heart of Lille's old town. It is an interesting building with an interesting history, but the museum itself is not very large. The entrance fee is not excessive and a booklet explaining the history of the building is provided...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank LauraDaveJames
Reviewed 15 November 2018

if you are in Lille and would like to discover the history of the city, you must visit this place. It's very well maintained and staff at the entrance in the first room (young, tall, dark hair and with spectacles ) was very knowledgable and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rebillicious
Reviewed 27 September 2018

A small museum but very interesting. The entrance fee was E3.70 which included a guide book in 3 languages including English. You can purchase an audio guide for a further E2. The dormitory on the top floor has the history of the town which is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Jane N
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This is a rather small museum, located in the former hospital and monastery, founded in the 13th century. However, none of the original buildings survive, most of the buildings are from the 16th century, but the hall were the needy lived is one of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2018

Really not very much to see. We only stayed half an hour and wouldn't recommend you bother using your time for this.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Goonergraham
Reviewed 19 August 2018

For a modest fee you can visit this former hospital that was established for orphans by a rich countess centuries ago. You also get a guidebook in 3 languages which explains the history and some of the highlights.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TinekevB
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

An interesting site which is reasonably priced for admission. We arrived at 10am which is when they open and it was peaceful and quiet at this time.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Steve_Grant1
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This was my first stop on my trip to Lille and it definitely is worth a visit! The admission fee is 3.7 euros. There is a very helpful guidebook in 3 languages which explains the history and some of the highlights. The ward was not...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Annette M
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Audio guide was worth it as gave you the history. Good place to visit and see the goods works they use to do for everyone. Very interesting.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank maccieEngland
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