Musée Requien or Museum Requien is a natural history museum in Avignon, France. Some of Jean Henri Fabre's work is displayed here.Add Musee Requien and other attractions to your Avignon trip itinerary using our Avignon trip planning site.
Musée Requien is named in honor of French naturalist Esprit Requien (6 May 1788, Avignon – 30 May 1851, Bonifacio, Corse-du-Sud).
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It is a great natural museum at Avignon, which exhibits a wide variety of displays including, among other things, animal and mineral skeletons. The museum consists of three major collections: a... more »
Another free attraction. Your basic rocks, bones and fossils museum of the Provence area, but presented in a very organized fashion through time - with English explanations. Great T-Rex skull ! more »
For non French speakers, there wasn’t so much to learn. There are many other nice things to see in Avignon.
Fun museum for family. Quite an old fashioned display, with a somewhat overwhelming volume of stuffed extinct fauna, but some nice touches included in the information, and even some local traditional poetry thrown in.
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