The Joy of Museums

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Musée National du Moyen Age

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Musée National du Moyen Age – Thermes de Cluny in Paris is the National Museum of the Middle Ages. It also is known as Musée de Cluny.

It is best known for the beautiful “Lady and the Unicorn” tapestry and it also has impressive collections of medieval sculpture and arts.

The Masterpieces of the Musée National du Moyen Age include:

Further information about the Musée National du Moyen Age is available via the following links:

Essential Facts:

  • Name:                   Musée National du Moyen Age
  • City:                       Paris
  • Established:        1843
  • Type:                     Middle Ages Art Museum

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