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Excellent porcelain museum

fantastic ceramics in a beautiful building, which is close to the town centre, learn how porcelain... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2018
Simon74000
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
a must in Limoges

Look at what made Limoges famous---porcelain Take your time to savour the displays-they are in... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2018
JohnandAnnAdams
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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In its fully renovated setting, the Adrien Dubouché National Museum holds the largest collection of Limoges porcelain in the world. It also contains representative works from the key stages in the history of ceramics. The museum route follows a...more
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8 B Place Winston Churchill, 87000 Limoges, France
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Reviewed May 17, 2018

fantastic ceramics in a beautiful building, which is close to the town centre, learn how porcelain works of art are made.

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Reviewed May 2, 2018

Look at what made Limoges famous---porcelain Take your time to savour the displays-they are in French. Excellent on a wet day

Thank JohnandAnnAdams
Limogesceramique, Responsable relations publiques at Musee National Adrien Dubouche, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

hello, Many thanks for your 4 stars, which underline the richest collection and the qualities of services offer to foreign visitors. Your opinion encourage us to improve our services to acquire the fifth star. Best regards and see you soon, Pierre

Reviewed January 12, 2018

Limoge is famous for its ceramics, so a trip to this museum is a must if you are in Limoge. Don’t be put off by its location on the map as it turns out only to be a gentle walk from the city centre. The...More

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Limogesceramique, Responsable relations publiques at Musee National Adrien Dubouche, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Hello, Many thanks for your 4 stars, which underline the richest collection and the qualities of services offer to foreign visitors. The museum is located closed to the city center. Since a few months, the museum proposes a translation of the texts of room on...More

Reviewed November 6, 2017

Well you will need at least a morning or afternoon to see the wonders of this amazing collection of Pottery and Porcelain. If you are an English speaker too you can borrow an IPad from the front desk for a loan of some of your...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2017

The museum offers an I-Pad in various languages as a guide to the exhibits. The process of making porcelain is well illustrated including a fascinating collection of the machinery and the development of the techniques and materials. The collection of porcelain on show is quite...More

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Limogesceramique, Responsable relations publiques at Musee National Adrien Dubouche, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2017

Hello David, Many thanks for your 5 stars, which underline the richest collection and the qualities of services offer to foreign visitors. Best regards and see you soon, Pierre

Reviewed July 2, 2017

You could spend age here looking at ceramics through the ages and how they were made.A nice touch was that they had folding seats to carry for people with walking difficulties

Thank JOHN L
Limogesceramique, Responsable relations publiques at Musee National Adrien Dubouche, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2017

Hello John, Many thanks for your 4 stars, which underline the richest collection and the qualities of services offer to foreign visitors. Your opinion encourage us to improve our services to acquire the fifth star. Best regards and see you soon, Pierre

Reviewed May 8, 2017

Limoge has been famous for a very long time for production of high quality china and porcelain. This museum has a great collection and is beautifully designed. It is also very modern using the latest technology. We were each issued an iPad when we entered...More

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Limogesceramique, Responsable relations publiques at Musee National Adrien Dubouche, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2017

Hello, Many thanks for your 5 stars, which underline the richest collection and the qualities of services offer to foreign visitors. Best regards and see you soon, Pierre

Reviewed April 24, 2017

This museum is housed in one of the old grand buildings within Limoges and it manages the trick of marrying new exhibition space with grand old buildings very well. The collection of porcelain (for which Limoges is famed) is extensive and a mecca for collectors...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2017

Tea out of a plastic cup? Dinner out of a paper box? Mon Dieu! Not after you've seen this museum! Don't let the name dissuade you from entering the nons plus ultra of museums that display the china and porcelain that has been used daily...More

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Limogesceramique, Responsable relations publiques at Musee National Adrien Dubouche, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2017

Hello, Thank you so much for promoting our image. You had understand our role because we curate pieces from all over the world, of several civilisations and cultures. We show the largest Limoges porcelain collection of the world. Hope to see you soon,

Reviewed March 14, 2017

A fantastic collection covering the world and history of porcelain. It is so well presented and the most helpful staff we have found in a museum in a long time. May be, best of all it was only E6

Thank barry s
Limogesceramique, Responsable relations publiques at Musee National Adrien Dubouche, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2017

Hello, Thank you so much for promoting our image. You had understand our role because we curate pieces from all over the world, of several civilisations and cultures. We show the largest Limoges porcelain collection of the world. Hope to see you soon,

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Sorry, i can't remember, but it was not all that expensive!
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