Musee Baron Gerard, Bayeux

4.5
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Review the gamut of European civilization from Roman remains to exquisite lace at Musee Baron Gerard. Located in the Bishop's palace and named after art connoisseur Baron Henri-Alexandre Gerard, the museum is dedicated to the history of European art, intermixed with Bayeux's rich history. Explore the accessible and visitor-friendly displays of archaeological and ethnographical pieces, drawings, paintings, sculptures, examples of Bayeux lace and porcelain, and more. Purchase a combination ticket to gain access to the tapestry and Battle of Normandy museums. You can plan Bayeux trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
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  • Very beautiful layout and great archaeological richness. Beautiful rooms dedicated to Bayeux lace and porcelain. A beautiful Caillebotte and an impressive beauty chapel and courtroom.
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  • Museum tracing local history but not that. The tour begins in the Bronze Age and evolves until the 20th century. A very, very good time
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  • I had a wonderful time in this museum. The display of the art works and artifacts is very well done and integrated perfectly with the building. The collection is marvellous. I would definitely recommend it.
  • Thoughtfully laid out museum. Good quality exhibits and artifacts. It's small enough to be doable in a couple of hours. Clean and has great restroom facilities.
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