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Uzès and its region

Musée du Désert

Discover the history of Huguenots and Camisards during your stay in the Midi by visiting the Musée du Désert. Located in the residence of Rolland Laporte, a Camisard chef born in the 17th century, the museum is a veritable conservatory of Cévennes Protestant history. In addition to Rolland’s objects, there are over 2,000 documents, objects of worship, weapons, furniture, tools and art objects. Testimonies of the long “Désert” crossed by the Protestants between the revocation of the Edict of Nantes and the Revolution.

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