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Musee Curtius (Curtius Museum)

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Nice museum

The Museum is nice and free the 1st Sunday of the month. There are old weapons from the middle ages.

Reviewed 9 February 2019
773nicholasn
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Copenhagen, Denmark
Easy to visit

Not a huge museum, therefore easy to visit. And instructive, of course. The variety of exhibits... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2019
C-and-See
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Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 9 February 2019

The Museum is nice and free the 1st Sunday of the month. There are old weapons from the middle ages.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 773nicholasn
Reviewed 14 January 2019

Not a huge museum, therefore easy to visit. And instructive, of course. The variety of exhibits (history, art, prehistory…) makes the visit enjoyable and non-monotonous. Special conditions for teenagers, to encourage the culture of all ages.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

This museum includes artifacts from various periods and it helps you form a good image of how life was in liege in these periods. Also, it is well organized and it has some amazing decoration.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

It was built about 1600 as a private mansion. After great renovation the museum reopened as the Grand Curtius in 2009, now housing four museums: the museum of archaeology, the museum of weaponry, the museum of decorative arts, and the museum of religious art. Rich...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank R1595PCjohnt
Reviewed 8 May 2018

We didn't visit the museum out of interest for the collection - ancient and medieval history, a lot about the prince-bishops of Liege - but for the buildings. The museum is huge, in parts very well modernized and in parts inaccessable due to renovations. Signs...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

A fantastic collection of arms, glass works, coins and ancient history. Any one of the collections is worth the visit and to top it off they are all housed in a magnificent building in which Napoleon stayed twice. This is the city of gunmakers and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

There is so much to see that you could spend days there. Well laid out and very relevant and interesting

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fabulous and extensive collections with a particular beautifull and important collection of woodden polychrome religious sculptors dating back to the Middle Ages, and all the details of the previous principaute de Liege, its political and social structure long before the first constitution. Impressive!

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank inemarien
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Musee Curtius is a museum with extremely high quality of the exhibited objects. The objects cover the last 7000 years from a very rich stone age over an equally rich Middle age till a bit too small exhibition about the last 200 years of industrialisation...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank BentNB
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This museum is huge, with a vast collection of historic weapons, glass-work, furniture, paintings, etc... Most of the information on the plaques is only in French though. Seeing everything is going to take about 1.5 hours. Every first Sunday of the month, the entrance is...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank ElenaB5748
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