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Musee de la Gendarmerie et du Cinema

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Surprising little museum

What a surprising little museum sitting in a former Gendarmerie. We could not understand in advance... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Danbury, United Kingdom
via mobile
So much changed!

The place has changed so much, I could barely recognize it. Museum is nice especially if you... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Timisoara, Romania
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2 Place Blanqui, 83990, Saint-Tropez, France
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

At first we were hesitating to go, but I am very glad we did. The entrance fee is only 4 EUR for adult ticket and 2 EUR for children/students and you get 3 floors of entertainment. Do not get surprised by the first floor simple...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

What a surprising little museum sitting in a former Gendarmerie. We could not understand in advance why any museum would commemorate two such disparate subjects.....now we know!! Le Gendarmerie is a set of 6 films probably in the same genre as British "Carry On" films...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Place is outstandig for all Louis de Funes fans and french movies all together. Price for ticket is dirt cheap. Must see

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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

If you visit Saint Tropez you can just visit museum but in my opinion no worth to visit Saint Tropez because of this museum. Worth to know its not just groundfloor but then 1st and 2nd floor after that but not well indicated. There are...More

Thank Maciej P
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Finally the famous Gendarmerie (Police Station) is open to the public, and it is worth the visit. Young visitors and even more their parents will see well displayed furnitures, equipment and memorabilia from the famous films. You can shoot selfies at Gendarme Cruchot's desk, and...More

Thank Ivan M
Reviewed 23 July 2018

The place has changed so much, I could barely recognize it. Museum is nice especially if you watched the Gendarme series.

Thank Elena257
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

C’est un petit musée vraiment sympathique et le fun. On est allé avec nos filles et elle aussi ont bien aimé. Elles ont même découvert des trucs bizarres...tel qu’un vieux téléphone rotatif. Elles ont aimé monter sur la moto ou allez dans la 2CV. Elles...More

Thank Kwi_kwa_ju
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

A very nice site to view, if you are interessted in how St.Tropez become so famous. Also a dedication to louis de funes

Thank marcelisf
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We really liked this museum, it is very well laid out and has lots of surprises which entertain adults and children alike. It has plenty of good translations so whilst it clearly appeals hugely to the French there is the opportunity for others to learn...More

1  Thank Peter H
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Louis and Bridgitte in the same place :))) chilhood memories, lots of fun, history of "Les jandarmes", old cars, motorbike, ... It is a must see in Saint Tropez

Thank Gabi P
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Must see for every fun of Louis de Funes and Gendarmerie de Saint Tropez. Located next to the port on beautiful square. Museum looks brand new with most of the real stuff used in the films. Museum co host Brigitte Bardot exposition as well. There...More

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