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Fragonard Theatre des Capucines Museum

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Address: 39, Blvd. des Capucines, 75002 Paris, France
Phone Number: 33 (1) 42 60 37 14
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Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Description: For perfume lovers, this museum offers a look into how perfume is made.

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go to the nearby Fragonard museum in Rue Scribe

This museum is housed in an old theatre and it is minute . If you have time do both whizz round this one in 5 minutes and then go to the nearby Fragonard museum in Rue Scribe... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 25, 2014
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Saint-Nom-la-Breteche, France
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ashdod
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20 reviews 20 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We enjoyed a lot visiting this interisting and unique museum. Tha guides are very kind and professional and the store has excellent prices Strongly reccomended for perfume fans!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I wrote this review but apparently it was never received. Went to the Fragonard Perfume Factory which is in Paris. Wonderful place to visit and learn about perfume. They have a shop to sell the perfume -- but not hard sale. Bought some myself.

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Saint-Nom-la-Breteche, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

This museum is housed in an old theatre and it is minute . If you have time do both whizz round this one in 5 minutes and then go to the nearby Fragonard museum in Rue Scribe (nearer to the Opera House) because it is bigger and better otherwise just go to Rue Scribe . The shopping at the end... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013 via mobile

Dont go here expecting a museum, it really is a store with some display of how to make perfume. The "museum" is one room, one third of the size of the shop! It is not a bad place for a visit if you would like to buy a cute perfume.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

The tour is below average, the exhibits ok, the shop pretty expensive. i have definetly wasted my time here. If you are looking for classic french products in a stylish shop, look for the shops outside the Lourve museum.

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kauai
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

Something in me felt like trying a french twist in my hair that morning. I was already grinning incessantly from the fresh news of a grandchild-on-the-way, when informed to get ready for a new surprise. When I asked as to the appropriateness of my attire, my-daughter-in-law assured me ,'perfect." Off we sped towards Boulevard des Capucines in the 9th arrondissement.... More 

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

A truly feminine and elegant place. Extraordinary perfumes that will enchant you and lighten as well, dear madame... The tour in the museum is free, however a bit disappointing. The information it provides may be written in a one page leaflet but the exhibits are worth seeing. The perfume shop, however, is breathtaking and it is worth spending your money... More 

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Bellmore, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2011

This is a small, free Museum that I would definately recommend for Ladies. The shop has some wonderful perfume choices...

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