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Musee de Potterie

21 rue Andre Loiseau, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France
+33 5 57 24 60 93
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No longer open

It was disappointing to find that this place has been closed for over a year. It should be taken... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tonydry
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johannesburg
Kinda spooky

Entirely underground in a cave environment this is a very interesting presentation of pottery and... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2016
trishsoto
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Los Angeles, California
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2 weeks ago
“No longer open”
Oct 20, 2016
“Kinda spooky”
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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21 rue Andre Loiseau, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France
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+33 5 57 24 60 93
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was disappointing to find that this place has been closed for over a year. It should be taken off any advertising. The Office de Tourisme let us know these details.

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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Entirely underground in a cave environment this is a very interesting presentation of pottery and art. Recommend this experience to the art enthusiast and the history buff. Very cool. Liked it.

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Reviewed 15 August 2016

This small Museum is entirely encased in caves carved under a cliff. The temperature is so different that on hot summer days,shawls are offered to visitors to keep them warm. The items on display range from old local wares to modern pieces from contemporary artists...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2016

If you are not completely drunk You can learn about the history of pottery in France and see pretty nice exhibitions of contemporary potters work. Museum is located in cellars. Interesting

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Reviewed 7 March 2016

On a rainy day this is a great place to visit .Some amazing relics and indeed some works of art are for sale. The printed guide was a great help to describe the uses of some of the items on show and really helped to...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2014

Fantastic underground museum showing the history of pottery in France by region and date plus exhibitions of modern potters works. Great alternative none wine related place to visit in St Emilion. Multi lingual staff are proud of the site and provide wraps to keep you...More

Thank Andrew W
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