Musee Alexandre Dumas, Villers-Cotterets

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The Alexandre Dumas Museum (French: Musée Alexandre Dumas) opened in 1905 in Villers-Cotterêts in the commune of Aisne, France, where Thomas-Alexandre Davy de la Pailleterie, father of the writer Alexandre Dumas and grandfather of Alexandre Dumas fils, academician, died in 1806. The museum was named a Musée de France in 2002.

The museum is one of the various sites in the city which recall the link between Villers-Cotterêts and the Dumas family: the royal château François 1er, the Saint-Nicolas church, the town hall, the Hôtel de l'Épée, the Abbé-Grégoire college or the family house.
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  • If you think that you'll get goose pumps from seeing the original manuscript of The Comte de Monte Cristo, in Dumas' own handwriting, then the two hours drive from Paris are worth it. Otherwise, the.....  more »
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  • Lots of information, about father, the author and his son. Interesting.
  • Very nice visit. A smiling welcome and a guided tour rich in information and anecdotes. Our guide Cassandre made me want to discover a historical piece that I did not know... and reread the great classics of Alexandre Dumas's father. Thank you very much.
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