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Musee Jean-Honore Fragonard

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“free tour”(11 reviews)
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The Fragonard museum is located in the Villeneuve hotel, a historic building restored in the spirit of the 18th century Grasse mansions. Dedicated to the most famous child of the city of Grasse, the painter Jean-Honoré Fragonard (1732-1806), this...more
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14 rue Jean Ossola | Hotel de Villeneuve, 06130, Grasse, France
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 27 January 2014

We went to Nice in Christmas holidays and struggled for time to cover our wish list. However Grasse was in our priority list, for knowing and buying the world’s fine perfumes in a moderate price. We developed the following itinerary for our 7 day Nice...More

5  Thank DPMALLIC
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Reviewed 19 May 2015

We enjoyed the tour of the museum and learnt about the history and methods of making perfume. After that we got to shop in the gift shop which we found was well priced and some lovely fragrances. Visited May 2012

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All reviews perfume making free tour nice products perfume factory free entry guided tour back home well worth the visit interesting history train station unique experience museum fragonard shop process boutique soaps
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Very interesting tour, can understand why perfume is so expensive.. thorough explanation, sample the goods then go Wild in the shop

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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Interesting visit, discovery of extract and production of natural perfume and new processes. Evolution of practice but same principles.

Thank Mohamed B
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Every year this museum features well curated exhibitions drawing on the extensive Costa family collection.

Thank JeremyS588
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I suspect the tour may have been better... appreciated the short escape from the heat. The perfume bottles were interesting

Thank Gs K
Reviewed 7 July 2018

For most of us, Fragonard does not have a place among perfume brands of present days. Visiting this museum will help you put the label in its rightful place and offer some insight on the manufacturing process itself. An experience not to be missed, doubled...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

We brought our kids here and no one had any previous knowledge of the industry. We all found the tour quite informative and felt we all learned a lot. The tour guide was very engaged and made sure to answer questions.

Thank Ronton37
Reviewed 17 June 2018

We enjoyed our visit very much. We walked through the ancient perfume tools from different countries and joined the tour telling us how Fragonard began many years ago. We were shown the manufacturing and study of perfumes. It was an informative and amazing experience.

Thank LL721
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

I love this place and the boutique propose amazing things, i love Fragonard. Is a must see in Grasse.

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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

I glad I chose to take the train to Grasse from Nice as apposed to EZY. Ugh! I heard stories about the crowds there so off I went. The train station is “down” from city center so I followed the walk “up”, saw a small...More

Thank Mary Margaret O
Reviewed 30 May 2018

This place shows the beginning of the Fragonard story. The visit of the manufacturing and of the museum are very interesting. Of course they want you to visit the shop but they are far from pushing a sale (like it). visit is free but little...More

1  Thank Bruno F
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boomer165
19 June 2015|
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Response from s0raya87 |
Hello ! The easiest way from Nice would be to take the train from Nice to Grasse (there wasn't one in 1983 but it's been back now). Then when you're at the train station, there will be buses to the center of the city. You... More
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Response from 596jennya |
You are on the French sight but I went both places.
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