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Musee De L'ecole, Carcassonne

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History Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
Take a trip back the classroom at Musee De L'ecole. This small center explores 19th-century France's education system through information displays and historical artifacts in a preserved classroom setting. Examine informative posters and classroom equipment as you compare today's educational establishments with those of yore. Don't miss the opportunity to sit at an old-fashioned desk and practice your handwriting thanks to a quill and inkwell. Those unpracticed in the art of calligraphy may want to avoid wearing white. Put Musee De L'ecole and other Carcassonne attractions into our Carcassonne holiday builder app, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • This was similar to ‘Victorian’ school museums I have visited in UK. As a teacher, I found it very interesting and was able to buy some useful resources to use with classes in England. It was open on....  more »
  • Back to school in the 1950's classroom of Jules Ferry at the Museum of the School in Carcassonne, from the days when school children used to dress properly and were also taught to fight for their...  more »
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  • Inside the city walls €4 to see 3 rooms relating to education past. Interesting but not much info in English. Loved the old classroom and desks
  • This is so cool. A good piece of history.

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