Musee Jean de la Fontaine, Chateau-Thierry

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The Musée Jean de La Fontaine is a writer's house museum located in Château-Thierry, France.

It is housed in the former house of Jean de La Fontaine, a French fabulist, and is mostly dedicated to collections and objects representing Jean de La Fontaine's work.

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  • Although none of the exhibits are labeled in English the audio guide explains well the story of Jean de la FONTAINE. The house which was where he was born is beautiful and has a small garden nicely.....  more »
  • Had heard of Jean De La Fontaine but had only read one of his poems. Visiting this museum which was his home at one point was really great. To see the painting that were done to 'tell' the story of...  more »
  • Cute museum showing the live and oeuvre de La Fontaine. Definitely a place to go when in the city!
  • After the visit of the Château de Condé, direction this Museum of La Fontaine with a guide that gave us a lot of anecdotes about La Fontaine, a character more complex than that taught at school; I remember that we must read the fables to observe all the literary richness and open the book naughty and forbidden "Tales". Thank you for these moments of happiness.
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