Museum of Orange

Orange , Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur , France

About Museum of Orange

The Museum of Orange (Musee D’Orange) is an archaeological museum across the road from the UNESCO-listed Roman Theatre of Orange.

The Museum of Orange displays a series of artefacts found in the area, dating from prehistoric to Roman times.

Amongst its most celebrated items, the Museum of Orange houses a series of objects which originally formed part of the Roman theatre, including friezes which once would have adorned its spectacular stage wall.

Upstairs, the Museum of Orange has a more modern collection of paintings, furniture and other objects which formed part of a private collection.

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