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Musee du Parfum - Fragonard

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The museum reveals the secrets to the perfume trade, as well as a collection of precious objects tracing the history of perfume from antiquity to the present day. Immersed in the atmosphere of a late nineteenth century perfume factory, visitors will...more
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3 Square de l Opera Louis Jouvet, 75009 Paris, France
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 13 December 2016

This museum offers tours in different language for free. The tour takes 45 minutes. The one I participated in was interesting. It is of course quite commercial and you can feel that you are strongly encouraged to buy but you are not forced either! You...More

3  Thank Emilie G
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

I had wanted to learn more about perfume since it’s very French and since I was a solo traveller I figured why not. The tour was quite quick before the guide set about having me smell the perfume and trying to sell it to me....More

4  Thank stav9820
Laurie G, Responsable relations clients at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Dear Madam, First of all we thank you for sharing your feedback after your recent visit of our Perfume Museum. We are sorry to hear that your experience has been affected by this unusual event. Indeed, due to accountability reasons, our cash desk manager needs...More

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All reviews perfume museum perfume making free guided tour perfume bottles related products interesting introduction free museum english tour nice tour several languages unique experience interesting place worth a visit gift shop small museum couple of hours on display
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am so disappointed to have to write this review (note that it is not for the museum, but the shop attached to it on Rue Scribe). I never write negative reviews, but I just have to share my experience of this visit as it...More

3  Thank natalien747
Laurie G, Responsable relations clients at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sir, We thank you for taking the time to write us your comments, allowing us to better understand what happened. We are deeply saddened to hear about your experience. We would be grateful if you could write to us at this email address (commercial.paris@fragonard.com)...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Musee du Parfum - Fragonard is a fascinating private French museum of perfume in Paris. It was established in 1983 within a Napoleon III town house built in 1860. its rooms contain period furnishings and perfume exhibits, including wonderful antique bottles, containers, toiletry sets,...More

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Laurie G, Responsable relations clients at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Madam, Sir, Thank you for sharing your feedback after your recent visit of our Perfume Museum. I am very happy to read your kind words following your recent stay. I am delighted to know that you appreciated the service provided by our guides and...More

Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Charming and quick tour through the history of perfumes, perfume bottles, and scents courtesy of a France-only company

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Laurie G, Responsable relations clients at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Madam, Sir, We thank you for sharing your feedback after your recent visit of our Perfume Museum. We sincerely hope to see you very soon for another Fragonard experience. Sincerely, The Fragonard Perfume Museum team

Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Great little experience - nice exhibit of the artifacts showing the history of perfume using, a bit about perfume making and smell recognition! Great experience of 1.5-2 h

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Laurie G, Responsable relations clients at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Madam, Sir, We thank you for sharing your feedback after your recent visit of our Perfume Museum. We sincerely hope to see you very soon for another Fragonard experience. Sincerely, The Fragonard Perfume Museum team

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

A really good 1 hour tour with an English speaking guide, fascinating history both of the building and of perfume making, learnt a lot of new things. Ultimately though we ended up in the shop where the aim is to buy their perfume. Can’t blame...More

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Laurie G, Responsable relations clients at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Dear Madam, Sir, We thank you for sharing your feedback after your recent visit of our Perfume Museum. We sincerely hope to see you very soon for another Fragonard experience. Sincerely, The Fragonard Perfume Museum team

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

What a fascinating visit. The Museum is open from 9am for guided tours which are free. We learnt about the history of the building, the family who started the collection and the link to the Eiffel Tower! We learnt so much about perfume which we...More

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Laurie G, Responsable relations clients at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Dear Madam, Sir, Thank you for sharing your feedback after your recent visit of our Perfume Museum. I am very happy to read your kind words following your recent stay. I am delighted to know that you appreciated the service provided by our guides and...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

I went into the "museum" ie retail shop and was told the museum upstairs was only for groups but I could go to the other museum for individuals around several corners ( turn left then left then left again). That "museum" was also a retail...More

Thank Heather B
Laurie G, Responsable relations clients at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Dear Madam, Sir, We thank you for taking the time to write us your comments, allowing us to better understand what happened and to give you the following explanations. The place you thought to be our museum is actually our flagship store. This shop is...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018

I don't use perfume but had heard that this was interesting- and it was. No admission charge but you have to go through with a guide. I took one in French because it was sooner than the one in English and understood most of it....More

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Laurie G, Responsable relations clients at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Dear Madam, Sir, Thank you for sharing your feedback after your recent visit of our Perfume Museum. I am happy to read your kind words following your recent stay. We sincerely hope to see you very soon for another Fragonard experience. Sincerely, The Fragonard Perfume...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

In our visit to this beautiful city Paris we were to this place, I am perfume fan so I felt in my world! They have a lot of fragances and prices. If you love perfumes dont for get to visit this Place!!!More

Thank Silvie S
Laurie G, Responsable relations clients at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Dear Madam, Sir, Thank you for sharing your feedback after your recent stay of our Perfume Museum. I am delighted to know that you appreciated the service provided by our guides and you felt comfortable. We sincerely hope to see you very soon for another...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

This museum is about 5 minute walk from the Opera House (opera metro stop). It has some neat collections, but you don’t have the opportunity to appreciate them on your own pace. The guided tour lasts about 20 minutes, and I did learn a couple...More

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Laurie G, Responsable relations clients at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Dear Madam / Sir, We appreciate your comments and thank you for the time you dedicated to share the experience of your recent visit of our perfume museum. This free guided tour of around 30 minutes you have experienced, covers the secrets of making perfume...More

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marblepark
7 February 2018|
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Response from sidonia s | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we went in July 2017 with no pre-booking. We just had to wait few minutes for the english guide, just as the reception.The tour is very nice and it ends in the shop with manufacturing prices. Enjoy!
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Koey T
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Response from Laurie G | Property representative |
Dear Koey T, We hope you are well, thank you for contacting us on Trip Advisor. Yes you can create your own perfume at Fragonard, booking online on our website on worshop perfumer apprentice. Please feel free to contact... More
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