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Museum in Digne-les-Bains

Musée Promenade

Find time to visit fascinating Maison de la Géologie, in St-Bénoît, 2km north of Digne-les-Bains, off the road to Barles. Trails lead to a museum containing aquariums, insect displays, fossils and plants, placed int…
Museum in Digne-les-Bains

Fondation Alexandra David-Néel

Paris-born writer and philosopher Alexandra David-Néel – among France's great historical figures – was the first woman to enter (in cognito) into Tibet's temples. Later she settled in Digne. This museum pays brilli…
Museum in Digne-les-Bains

Musée Gassendi

This museum displays compelling contemporary art by Andy Goldsworthy, natural-history exhibits, and works by 16th-century philosopher-scientist Pierre Gassendi.
Mediterranean in Digne-les-Bains

La Chauvinière

Reliable old-town restaurant with leafy terrace.