Maison Nicephore Niepce, Saint-Loup-de-Varennes

#26 of 43 in Museums in Saone-et-Loire
Specialty Museum · Museum
The Niépce House is the unique and charming place where Nicéphore Niépce invented photography.

During the guided tour, you will review the history of Niépce’s house. You will be able to experiment with the exact replica of the world’s first camera and to test a replica of the velocipede!
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  • Awesome Pilgrimage for all photography fans.
  • I have never been (at least, not yet) as I am from the United States. However, photography, the history of it, and history in general is of great importance to me, and I plan on one day making a journey to this significant site to see where my future job was born.
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