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Musée de la Faïence de Quimper, Quimper

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View works of the "oldest craft in the world" at Musée de la Faïence de Quimper. A collection of over 2,000 works provides a wide array of earthenware compositions with themes, such as religious, historical, scenes from everyday life, and abstract designs. Rich impressions, shapes, and colors are alive today in eight rooms on two levels of the museum. Use our Quimper vacation builder to arrange your visit to Musée de la Faïence de Quimper and other attractions in Quimper.
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  • We stumbled upon this delightful little museum after walking along the river path towards the centre of Quimper. It is clean, modern and well laid out. It tells the history of the earthenware industry...  more »
  • On a walk from our campsite along the river Odet into Quimper we stumbled upon this delightful museum. We were warmly greeted at the entrance and for a modest fee of 4.50€ we enjoyed a great exhibitio...  more »
  • Admittedly I should have checked on their website but disappointed to walk from the centre of town to find it was shut. I think a number of visitors had made the same mistake and were found in the nea...  more »
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  • Very nice collection of earthenware found walking on 2 levels. There are old models and contemporary artists. A must see.
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  • Very beautiful pieces are exposed!
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  • very nice, but very expensive
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  • Great to see and hear!
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  • Did not come with his big hoofs, very fragile these famous butters.
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