Auxerre Museum of Art and History

The Museum of Art and History occupies the buildings of Auxerre's abbey complex, including the abbot's lodgings, the 14C cellar, the monks' hall, the 12C chapter house and the sacristy. Highlights include the Gallo-Roman Room (Gaulish runes, trivet and Etruscan vessels) and the Prehistory and Protohistory Room, covering the Paleolithic, Neolithic, Bronze Age and Iron Age, using reconstructions).

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2 place St-Germain

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Founded in the 6C by Queen Clotilde,
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St-Étienne's Cathedral of Auxerre
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