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Ducal Palace

2 Cour de Bar | Closed Tuesdays, 21000, Dijon, France
+33 3 80 74 52 70
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Very impressive Palace with interesting art.

Any visitor to Dijon is likely to see the Ducal Palace, and be impressed with its immense size and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KentishMan56
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Deal, United Kingdom
Historic Palace

It is the best museum in Dijon. It tell us the long history of Dijon. The carving is wonderful... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
J F
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“tour group” (2 reviews)
“free entry” (2 reviews)
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2 Cour de Bar | Closed Tuesdays, 21000, Dijon, France
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+33 3 80 74 52 70
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Any visitor to Dijon is likely to see the Ducal Palace, and be impressed with its immense size and impressive architecture - you really can't miss it. The interior includes many different buildings, some now used for municipal purposes, but including the interesting art gallery....More

Thank KentishMan56
Reviewed 16 October 2017

It is the best museum in Dijon. It tell us the long history of Dijon. The carving is wonderful. Outside is repairing.

Thank J F
Reviewed 2 October 2017

A very nice museum that is wheelchair accessible through out and free. The tombs are worth seeing. It is easy to get to along the pedestrian streets in the old part of the city. Most of the churches are not wheelchair accessible.

Thank MinnesotaPacked
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We came to see the building from the outside, but as it turned out the museum was free, so we ventured inside. I really enjoyed the sarcofagues of the Burgundy dukes. Worth the visit alone. The rest on display is art from the middle ages....More

Thank EllenChr
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Went with a tour group. An excellent inside look into the political history of the Dukes of Burgundy and thaeir massive wealth and influence. Amazing how close Burgundy came to actually being a modern day country!!!

Thank onlaydoc
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Enormous structure, also the home of the museum of the fine arts. Mix of different styles, from the baroque to medieval elements. In the 15th century, the House of Burgundy was one of the leading houses in the world with vast possessions, including Flanders and...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This palace was a wonderful look at the history of Burgundy. We were part of a tour group and had an excellent guide who explained the story of the Dukes on Burgundy as we visited each room. The artifacts, statues, art work, etc. were very...More

Thank LFS517
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Free entry .,but make sure the rooms you want to see are open. A great deal of work is going on in the interior of the Palace.and some rooms were closed.when we visited. I took a group of 25 adults to see the tombs of...More

3  Thank jeanann1485
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Wonderful history and ability to see the elegance of Burgundy Dukes. Splendid architecture, evidence of the wealth and power of the Dukes.

Thank CharlesA
Reviewed 10 June 2016

The museum was disappointing. After multiple attempts the receptionist finally found two headsets that worked. The numbers on attractions did not always match with the headset and there really wasn't much there to see and we just were not impressed.

Thank Candice K
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