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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  • 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 ...  more »
  • 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 wh...  more »
  • 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 an...  more »
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  • Porcelain history
  • 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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  • Nice museum with a fine collection of ceramics. In addition, insight into the workings of the ceramist. A must for the ceramic lover.
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  • Tells everything there is to know about earthenware. To recommended for lovers of pottery and dishes of our ancestors to the present day.
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  • Remarkable collections of porcelains of all eras and all origins, beautiful section devoted to technique, do not miss
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