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Musee de la Castre

Le Suquet, 06400 Cannes, France
+33 4 93 38 55 26
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Le Suquet, 06400 Cannes, France
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Reviewed 17 October 2015

I did not go inside the museum so cannot comment on this. However, I can say it is still worth the visit just to get photos of the outside buildings.

Thank jordanellie41
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Musee de la Castre is the historical ans ethnographic museum of Cannes. It has some collections of art from different parts of the world and from the region. It is an interesting museum, but it is not essential. Outside the Museum, you can see beautiful...More

Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Great view from the church, but the museum is closed on Mondays. Still worth the walk up. Someone was playing violin in the square which added to the ambiance.

Thank dkayrenick
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Excellent little museum stuffed with ethnographic relics from around the world, including a Persian permanent exhibition. Outside is almost more delightful, with a panoramic view of Cannes, the Alpes on a good day and the most delightful sea breeze. heaven with a busker too.

Thank outwitthefairies
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

The castle sits at the top of the old town in Cannes (le Suquet) and the views from there are fabulous. The Castle is interesting - it houses art collections and antiquities from around the world. Even if you didn't actually enter the Castle it...More

1  Thank janeds
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

If you're into sightseeing or photography then the 7€ admission might be worth it just to get to the top of the castle for the 360 view of Cannes. Stopped here while in port for a cruise and was able to get great aerial photos...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Supposed to visit the museum but instead of going inside we ended up just chilling outside the museum. The view from the top was just mesmerising. We just took in the beauty of Cannes from up above. Walking up the staircase was a delight cos...More

Thank Dexter C
Reviewed 5 July 2015

A pleasant walk in the old part of the city which we preferred to the hustle and bustle of the main area. The castle contains some interesting artefacts and great paintings. I especially liked the ones of how Cannes looked in its early days. There...More

1  Thank ANW1301
Reviewed 25 June 2015

The museum holds some very unique pieces of tribal culture from around the world. There are some nice paintings as well depicting Cannes coast during the 1800s. But the highlight of the museum tour is the Panorama view from the watch tower. It gives a...More

Thank Vineeth2013
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Uphill climb to the museum but it is doable. Admission was free if you have a student ID, Staff was friendly and spoke enough english to be helpful. The artifacts contained in this museum are extremely interesting, mostly Ancient Roman artifacts from the 1st Century...More

1  Thank Shawn N
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