Musée National Adrien Dabouché

Limoges
Limousin
Attractions and places of interest
Museums

Founded in 1845, the Musée National Adrien Dabouché is full of ceramics - pottery, earthenware, stoneware and, in particular, Limoges porcelain. With over 15,000 works and a room dedicated to the manufacturing processes of these ceramics, it is a great place to learn about and appreciate the art of ceramic making.

 

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Places to visit nearby

Limoges in Limousin is a pretty historical city known for its porcelain and enamels.

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