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“Interesting Museum in Cave”

Musee du Vin (Wine Museum)
Ranked #300 of 1,275 things to do in Paris
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Owner description: Close to the Eiffel Tower, discover oneof Paris’ oldest limestone quarries fromthe XVth century.Our permanent collections include more than2000 artefacts, owned by the “Conseil desEchansons de France” since 1984, and presentedso as to highlight the historical depth of our heritage.Visits with audio guides are available in English, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, Portuguese and GermanIn order to preserve the transmission of knowledge around wine, the Musée du Vin Paris offer wine tasting, assumed by our wine experts team
Reviewed 9 February 2012

Better than expected. Fun self guided walk thru wine cave with lots of old artifacts adn info on wine making. Free verre de vin at the end.

Museum is in a beautiful location and neighborhood. Great views of Eiffel tower.

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Reviewed 31 December 2011

We were really disappointed with this venue. If you have time and love wine, it is much better to rent a car and drive to Burgundy or the Loire Valley for a day to visit vinyards.

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Reviewed 28 November 2011

My husband and I were so excited to do the cheese and wine tour at Musee du Vin...when we arrived we were asked to tour the museum on our own with a little device that explained the artefacts, however this was not very effective as it could not be timed to they way you walk….
Then we came back to a little alcove where they had prepared 3 wines and 3 cheeses - the lady explained what wines they were but did not provide any information on what wine goes with what cheese... which was the part I was looking forward.
They had a conference on at the same time and it left us feeling as though were we 'put aside' and forgotten as no one came back to check on us, so we just left feeling disappointed.

3  Thank JudithKula03
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Reviewed 30 September 2011

I expected to see and hear how wines are produce in France (probably in different regions). Instead I saw glasses and bottles... Disappointing.
Wine tasting also havn'r pleased. No sommelier... Pure wine selection...
Th only 1 positive thing is ancient vault.
Don't waste a time!

Thank 123_Olena_123
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Reviewed 29 September 2011

The tour of a wine museum and then lunch within the same building is just amazing. It doesn't hurt that it is in a 15th century monestary either.

Make sure to get the audioguide. It is free and one will do nicely for two people.

Before I go any further, you need to be cognizant of the fact that if you are coming from Trocadero, you need to pay attention to the street and not miss the turn to the left down the long stairway. Again, at the end you need to do almost a 180 degree turn to your left to find the Wine Museum.

The artifacts in the museum are very interesting to say the least, the audioguide is very beneficial.

Once we were done with the Museum we made our way to the restaurant area. If you have lunch the museum tour is free.

The food was amazing. We had the Dionysius Menu for 35 Euros each. I was very, very good and more than enough food.

The waiter was attentive and the menu was available in French and English.

I would recommend this musuem and restaurant for anyone, not just wine enthusiasts.

Thank ParisSurprise
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