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Fine Arts Museum is an art museum in Rouen, Normandy, France. Founded in 1801 by Napoleon I, its current building was built between 1880 and 1888 and underwent complete renovation in 1994.

Museum of Ceramics is a museum in a former hotel displaying Rouen earthenware from the 16th to the 18th centuries. Address: 1 Rue Faucon, 76000 Rouen, France

Museum of Natural History is a museum in Rouen, northern France, founded in 1828 by Félix Archimède Pouchet. After the Muséum national d’histoire naturelle in Paris it is the second largest natural history museum in France.

Museum of antiquities is among the few museums in France to display some vestiges of the Viking incursions. This beautiful museum also has works of art from the Roman, Middle Ages, and the Renaissance periods.

Museum the Secq of Tournelles: Collections of pre-industrial wrought iron items on display in a 16th-century church. Address: 2 Rue Jacques Villon, 76000 Rouen, France

Peter Corneille Museum is set up in the birthplace of the poet. It has some drawings and engravings about his life, his working office and first editions of his works

The Rope Museum holds an extensive collection of samples of printed fabrics produced by various indienneurs (Indienne manufacturers) in the Rouen region. Each sample – collected as part of the creation of the Industrial and Commercial Museum of Rouen

The Rouen Castle is a historical castle of the town in Rouen, capital of the duchy of Normandy, now in France. It was built by Philip II of France from 1204 to 1210 following his capture of the duchy from John, Duke of Normandy and King of England. Located outside the medieval town to its north, in a dominant position, it played a military role in the Hundred Years’ War and the Wars of Religion.

The Joan of Arc History: for an introduction to the great 15th-century heroine and the events that earned her fame – and shortly thereafter condemnation – don’t miss this excellent new site. It’s less of a museum, and more of an immersive, theatre-like experience, where you walk through medieval corridors and watch (and hear via headphones) the dramatic retelling of Joan’s visions, her victories, the trial that sealed her fate, and the mythologising that followed in the years after her death.