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Amazing smell of pink roses at the entrance

Very interesting small museum. You can appreciate also paintings ( kind of disturbing emotions) We bought posters of his paintings, you can see his tomb and learn about the life... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting small museum. You can appreciate also paintings ( kind of disturbing emotions) We bought posters of his paintings, you can see his tomb and learn about the life of this great philosopher. Never felt the smell of the roses like this before.Well preserved in stone.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

A must-visit place of Khalil Gibran. The museum was well maintained and has more to offer such as books and other things that was used by Khalil during his days.

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Caxias Do Sul, RS
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

It's a well organized collection of works from the writer and painter, with a lot of information about his life, including his tomb. The museum welcomes visitor warmly and also offers a beautiful view of the valley. It's a great walk and and very nice place to visit in town.

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Parramatta, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

If you are in the mountainous part of northern Lebanon and if you are interested in the life and artistic talent of Khalil Gibran then you will enjoy stopping at this museum. The location is where Khalil Gibran lived and worked. The views of the surroundings are spectacular from the museum surrounds.

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Lexington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Mostly his paintings; beautiful building and grounds. The museum has a beautiful setting and is a series of rooms; you follow along with a free guidebook provided by the staff.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Place must be visited! Cultural heritage with the spirit of Gibran... A Holy Place ...a Magic Place ... Perched on becharre hill ...surplombing the holy valley of qadisha... Going inside discovering the Grand philosophe ....very beautiful place... Very reach Place in culture, art, philosophy, beauty....too much ' a dire'.... Amazing Place!

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

My knowledge to Khalil Gibran was limited to the book "The Prophet". But visiting the museum was an eye opener. Khalil Gibran was a great painter. The museum has beautiful details about his life ,family ,paintings. Nestled under a mountain the house originally belongs to Khalil Gibrans family. Its a beautiful site to be present there and look at the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The museum is simple and includes a large variety of paintings and books. It was quite touching to read Gibran's letters regarding the Turkish invasion of Lebanon. Lovely pieces of art. The view from outside the museum is breathtaking. No pics allowed inside. Best part was to read about wash piece of work and quotations in different areas of the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Good experience for the kids to know a little bit about Gibran, too tiny house full of drawings of Gibran. It would by nice if there was a guides to tell a bit about him.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

It may be a small place, but it is a must, to feel and really know who Gibran was, the writer, the philosopher, the painter, and the human! The place has so many of his paintings, such pieces of art, the style the genius of his work. Here you feel his presence, you live through the experiences of his life,... More 

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