Regional Museum of Upper Alps

Interesting
Situated in the Pépinière public gardens, the museum boasts an excellent archaeology section with the Stele of Briançon and exceptional bronze jewellery. Ceramics are illustrated by pieces made in Moustiers and Queyras is represented by splendid carved furniture. Other halls are devoted to European art, from 14C Italian to 19C French, natural history, ancient weapons and temporary exhibitions.

Useful information

Address:

6 avenue du Mar.-Foch, 05000 Gap

Phone:

+33 4 92 51 01 58

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

Jul-Aug: 10am-noon, 2pm-6pm; rest of year: daily except Tue 2pm-5pm, weekends 2pm-6pm - closed some Bank Hols

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