Gibran Museum, Bcharre

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Visit Gibran Museum to see 440 paintings by a celebrated Lebanese philosopher and artist. The painter bought this 17th-century monastery to store original works and personal belongings. Go back in time as you look at the furniture from Gibran's home and become familiar with a large collection of paintings, manuscripts, drawings, and letters. The site also contains Gibran's tomb. Put Gibran Museum on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Bcharre family vacation planner.
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  • July 16, 2017
    Don't miss his tomb! 8000 lire entrance fee. There is a small cafeteria and clean bathrooms. The museum is well lit and air conditioned. Small and somewhat somber. Very close to the Cedars of God and ...  more »
  • July 8, 2017
    If you know the artist, you'd be delighted to visit his place and got closer to his daily life. You can see at the museum the paintings of Gibran. The end of the visit where the tomb is located rerves...  more »
  • May 23, 2017
    I am a fan of Gibran's poetry but really did not like his art. The museum has a mausoleum where Gibran's remains are interred and it is pretty, set amongst flowers and an amazing view of mountain, sno...  more »
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  • June 27, 2017
    Transportation was a little difficult, but view wonderful. Museum was generally fine. On the other hand preservation and explanation of the pictures was poor.
  • June 11, 2017
    It reflect and preserve the image of our great Philosopher Peinter Artist and Poet
  • June 15, 2017
    Many paintings by Gibran but little information given. No photos allowed inside, but the city view from the entrance is spectacular.
  • March 13, 2017
    A fine collection of works by Gibran are on display. Worth the detour.
  • March 31, 2017
    Nice old place

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