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Ceramics Museum (Musee de la Ceramique)

1 rue Faucon, 76000, Rouen, France
+33 2 35 07 31 74
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Pretty cool.

Enjoyed this more than the Beaux Artes museum. Given Rouen’s significant place in the history of... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
shintaro1
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Sydney, Australia
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Loved this place

A free museum in Rouen. We took the train from Paris for a day trip and managed to visit 6... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
mediamama
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Tallahassee, Florida
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3 Dec 2017
“Pretty cool. ”
6 Nov 2017
“Loved this place”
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1 rue Faucon, 76000, Rouen, France
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed this more than the Beaux Artes museum. Given Rouen’s significant place in the history of ceramics both in France and worldwide it was a compact collection of very significant pieces through the centuries. The quality and presentation was first rate. Given it was free...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

A free museum in Rouen. We took the train from Paris for a day trip and managed to visit 6 attractions including this wonderful museum. We loved to see all the different items of ceramics, some of which were very, very old. Open in the...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The museum is sadly enough not accessible for disabled. In the museum there are no elevators just stairs

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

There was a special Picaso exibit that was showing while we were there. Very cool. This would be a must see for anyone interested in ceramics.

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Reviewed 22 September 2016

If you love ceramics, don't miss this gem. The collection of ceramics was extraordinary. One of my best moments was a woman pointing to some platters saying that her grandmother had a set of plates exactly like those displayed.

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

This museum is free or at least was the day I was there. It may be 4 Euros at most. Go to it as well as the Beaux Art museum and the Musee des Tournelles all of which make up a troika of museums located...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

This is a free entrance museum. I have to say its an amazing place. A lot of the ceramics were made in Rouen. Take time to visit here it is next to a little park down the road from the Station. The wooden stairs and...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2016

The Ceramics Museum is another part of the "Rouen Museum" - small thematic museums with free admission around the city. And while I say "small," in this case that still means three floors of galleries full of wonderful ceramics. Faience and lots of other styles...More

1  Thank Charming_Karl
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Reviewed 4 July 2016

There are displayed the earliest European earthenware produced in Italy, the Netherlands, of course Rouen, other regions of France and porcelain from China. Three floors to explore usual daily and ceremonial dishes, and even sculptures. And again I liked blue monochromes the most. I have...More

Thank Dalmik
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Reviewed 15 November 2015

The structure itself is beautiful set in a former palace with an interesting history. The ceramics cover hundreds of years of styles and techniques. It is an amazing collection. Some of the styles are still being made in the area (albeit very expensive). The admission...More

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