Musee Stella Matutina, Saint-Leu

4.1
Occupying a former sugar factory, Musee Stella Matutina takes you through the history of an industry that shaped the island's identity. Learn how and why the people of Réunion abandoned coffee culture and embraced sugarcane and rum production in the 19th century. See the historical and ethnographic collections, industrial remains, evidence of slavery, and archive documents giving testimonies of former workers. Opened in 1991, the museum underwent extensive renovations in 2011, introducing multimedia elements that keep you engaged throughout the tour. Put Musee Stella Matutina into our Saint-Leu trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Saint-Leu.
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  • We spent three hours visiting the museum with children. It was very nice and interesting. We did the 4D cinema, I didn't think the story of the film was great but the quality was at the appointment. Only downside is the friendliness of the person who launches the film shoot.
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  • Noua loved this museum linked to the history of Reunion and that of sugar cane in particular. We appreciated the new changes and contributions
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  • Original et guide (Juliana) excellent !
  • A trip to the old sugar cane factory. Amazing building, interesting story. A lot of audiovisual and interactive content. (9 Euros as of July 2017)
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