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Regional Prehistory Museum

The Regional Prehistory Museum of Menton, known as Musée de préhistoire régionale – « Stanislas Bonfils », stands as a testament to the rich legacy of naturalist Stanislas Bonfils. The museum, an heir to the first municipal museum of Menton founded by Bonfils in 1878, showcases a captivating collection within a specially constructed early 20th-century building on Rue Lorédan Larchey. Its exhibits delve into the regional prehistory, offering a profound journey through time. Visitors can explore archaeological remains from Mediterranean shipwrecks, large representative casts, bronze objects, and ceramics from regional sites. This museum provides a unique opportunity to delve into the ancient history of the region, making it a compelling destination for history enthusiasts and curious minds alike.


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    Wow, the Regional Prehistory Museum of Menton sounds like a fascinating place to explore the ancient history of the region! The collection of archaeological remains from Mediterranean shipwrecks and the bronze objects and ceramics from regional sites must offer a truly immersive journey through time. Has anyone had the chance to visit this museum and experience its captivating exhibits firsthand? I’d love to hear about your thoughts and discoveries!

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