Musee du Champignon, Saumur

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Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
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  • Big museum with a big collection of mushroom. Lot of information. However, not sure if everything is interesting for all (young) kids. The caves echo a lot so screaming kids can be heard across the...  more »
  • personnel pleasant and professional, very interesting place to see... shows various mushrooms with a step by step process shown "live" - a must see but buy a 2 or 3 exhibition pass as more...  more »
  • This place is ok for a bit of a laugh - but it's really exactly what you expect it to be - a series of caves with exibits about mushrooms in. How interesting can mushrooms be? It turns out, not very much. But hey if you're in the area, apparently this place is one of the top tourist attractions in the town. Leave-voting burks have screwed our exchange rate so at the moment it's about £30 for a family of 4 to get into this place, but how else are you going to entertain the children on holiday?
  • My 5 year old son loved it! Was quite interesting. Bought some mushrooms for dinner!

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