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We got the double ticket with the ceramic museum. Note: the workshop tour is live, not an audio guide, and only in French. Interesting to learn about the process. Shop is high-end (i.e., expensive). This is not a souvenir shop.
we had a nice tour of the factory where we were shown how the faience is made, beautiful shop also to buy faience souvenir
I have loved Quimper faience since I studied in Rennes in the early 70's. My favorite pattern is the traditional Henriot (with the man and woman). I try to pick up a piece every time I am in France. The Paris store has closed, so this time I went straight to the factory. It…
We visited the French Manufacturer Henriot Quimper factory for 5 euros per person. This is a separate tour from the Museum (extra price to visit museum). There are 2 tours a day at 2:30 and 4 pm that last about 45 minutes. They allow a maximum 25 people per visit. The staff…