Musée National Adrien Dubouché, Limoges

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Musée National Adrien Dubouché houses an extensive collection of ceramics, earthenware, and porcelain. The 1,500 works displayed represent some of the best examples of porcelain and ceramics in Europe, ranging from the practical to the purely decorative. The museum was inspired by Adren Dubouche, an influential merchant and public figure of the region, who was also a great lover and supporter of art in general and ceramics in particular. This is a popular destination for visitors who enjoy the delicate beauty of fine porcelain. It is also known for its attractive architecture and colorful gardens. Add Musée National Adrien Dubouché to your Limoges travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Limoges vacation trip planner.
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  • August 14, 2017
    Limougeaude purebred, I had never taken the time to get to the iconic Museum of Limoges porcelain previously. I am delighted the visit which was very interesting! I highly recommend this Museum for realizing the thoroughness of the work to get the beautiful Limoges porcelain!
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  • August 11, 2017
    Great Museum with a large collection. Tours a themes very complementary. Downside: closed between 12:30 and 14: 00.
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  • August 9, 2017
    A nice tour, of many porcelain beautiful to see, with a remarkable architecture buildings
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  • August 25, 2017
    Well worth the stop. Fascinating and comprehensive history of porcelain and other related wares. By no means limited to, or even necessarily focused on, Limoges porcelain. Wonderful combination of art, craft, and history. Highly recommend.
  • August 2, 2017
    Super collection
  • October 7, 2016
    Porcelain history
  • July 14, 2017
    A must see. All the porcelains of the world through the centuries. The different pieces of porcelain manufacturing steps are explained.
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  • July 31, 2017
    A fairly comprehensive Museum on the particular technique of porcelain and pottery. It offers a journey in time with many objects.
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