Tresor de Vix - Musee du Pays Chatillonnais, Chatillon-sur-Seine

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This grave site contained remarkably grave collections collectively known as Tresor de Vix - Musee du Pays Chatillonnais, including a great deal of jewelery and the Vix krater, 1.63m (5’4") in height, the largest known metal vessel from antiquity. The Vix Grave (Lady of Vix) dates to 500 BCE and is the site of a prehistoric compound, from the Celtic Late Hallstatt and early La Tène periods, comprised of an important fortified settlement and several burial mounds. Work out when and for how long to visit Tresor de Vix - Musee du Pays Chatillonnais and other Chatillon-sur-Seine attractions using our handy Chatillon-sur-Seine trip planning app.
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  • Very well presented with good explanations and free audioguides for both adults and children. The displays are uncluttered, clear and we'll signed. On three thematic floors. The vase from Vix is...  more »
  • The exhibits and presentation in this museum are extraordinary. It begins with past and present birds of the region, continues with pre-Roman artefacts, and finishes with Roman and middle ages...  more »
  • Its a big museum. And you will surprise with many things that you never see before.
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