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Musee du Moteur

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Great little museum

This is a great little museum for anyone interested in engines. Petrol engine's engine's , diesel... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2013
RadarBoffin
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Malvern, United Kingdom
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Love engines Love this museum

I can only endorse the glowing comments from other Petrol-heads here on TA. It is a fabulous... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Tim G
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

I can only endorse the glowing comments from other Petrol-heads here on TA. It is a fabulous working history of the evolution of of the infernal combustion engine from its steam parentage. We had the place practically to ourselves and the enthusiastic curator made sure...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

For lovers of the internal combustion engine, this little gem of a museum is a “must” on the itinery of any self respecting Loire holiday maker. By far and away the worst aspect of my visit was my wife, who having agreed to accompany me,...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2015

I visited this musee and was completely overwhelmed by the quality and selection of engines. The guide was so helpful. It is worth a second visit in the future.

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Reviewed 21 October 2013 via mobile

This is a great little museum for anyone interested in engines. Petrol engine's engine's , diesel engines, jet engines, rocket engines, they have the lot. Sadly the extensive explanation and history boards are only in French. The curator was a very friendly chap, with limited...More

3  Thank RadarBoffin
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