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“Amazing place” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Albert Kahn Musee et Jardins

Albert Kahn Musee et Jardins
14, rue du Port, 92100 Boulogne-Billancourt, France
01 55 19 28 00
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Amazing place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

In the museum, you can see lots of pictures that Albert Kahn took all around the world. The garden is very lovely and peaceful, you can sit and relax between different kind of trees and plants. I would recommend it any time of the year.

Visited July 2014
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“A hidden Gem”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Lovers of Japanese Gardens should not skip this little gem, hidden away near the end of the Boulogne Billancort Metro Line 10. An interesting little Musee and beautiful grounds will reward your visit.

Visited June 2014
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Rotterdam, Holland
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7 attraction reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
“Great museum and fantastic gardens!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This museum is a real hidden gem! There aren't that many tourists yet, but it is worth a detour for sure! The French, English and especially the Japanese gardens are wonderful. The museum has an interesting collection of historic pictures and movies: they give a lively insight into the period during and after the First World War.

Just to be sure: the museum will be renovated between January 2015 and Summer 2017 - but it will not close its doors during these months.
http://albert-kahn.hauts-de-seine.net/musee/actualites/renovation-du-musee/

Visited July 2014
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Sydney, Australia
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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
“Beware the cookie monster”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

It's been raining all week so when a sprinkle of sunshine appeared we set out to walk in the garden for our daughter's birthday......yes everything the reviewers say is true....however don't even think of eating or drinking anything here. We took a packet of biscuits and two drinks and were sitting in the rose garden when a surly and aggressive security man almost ran up to us and informed us ( in no certain terms - in French) that we had no right to do so! Much of our enjoyment of the garden dissipated immediately. We found no mention of this rule anywhere, so beware the cookie monster who lurks within.....

Visited July 2014
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San Francisco, California
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24 attraction reviews
Reviews in 54 cities Reviews in 54 cities
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
“Hidden Gem”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Located at the end of metro line 10, this is off the beaten tourist path. Wonderful collection of gardens -- Japanese, French,English, a Japanese village -- a great place to walk. The museum is an entree into the life and passions of Albert-Kahn. A fascinating man and an incredible collection of photographs.

Visited July 2014
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