Satie House and Museum (Maisons Satie), Honfleur

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Be prepared for a surrealist walk into Satie’s music and wit at Satie House and Museum (Maisons Satie). The composer Erik Satie was born in this house in Honfleur in 1866. His life is told over free audio phones from room to room, with many anecdotes and music samples. You’ll even see his “ghost” playing his music on a white piano. See Satie House and Museum (Maisons Satie) and all Honfleur has to offer by arranging your trip with our Honfleur tour itinerary planner.
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  • Interesting. Satie was an early 20th century composer well ahead of his time. The museums use of sights & sound demonstrates this very well. Agree, this museum may not be for everyone, a bit avant... 
    Interesting. Satie was an early 20th century composer well ahead of his time. The museums use of sights & sound demonstrates this very well. Agree, this museum may not be for everyone, a bit avant...  more »
  • You need to know something of Satie besides his music to have any chance of understanding this museum. This is not a place to learn about him from the beginning. It also helps to know French... 
    You need to know something of Satie besides his music to have any chance of understanding this museum. This is not a place to learn about him from the beginning. It also helps to know French...  more »
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  • Wonderful museum. Great for all ages.
  • Eccentric and wonderful. If you are around Honfleur and you like Satie - You must visit.

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