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Musee Dom Robert et de la tapisserie du XXe siecle

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A 50's delight - if you love Heal's designs

We visited this museum as part of journée du patrimoine 2017 and I had never heard of Dom Robert. I... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2017
654vickiem
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Carcassonne, France
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Delightful surprise

Entrance to this museum is included in the ticket for the abbey military school and so we thought... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2017
mabel98
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Great Malvern, United Kingdom
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Sep 16, 2017
“A 50's delight - if you love Heal's designs”
Sep 8, 2017
“Delightful surprise”
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Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

We visited this museum as part of journée du patrimoine 2017 and I had never heard of Dom Robert. I was totally knocked out by the gorgeous designs that represented nature and seasons. If you love 50's stylised design work, William Morris, any fabric in...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 8, 2017

Entrance to this museum is included in the ticket for the abbey military school and so we thought we would look round. Very glad we did. Beautiful tapestries in vibrant colours, reminded me of William Morris. The tapestries are very well displayed in modern surroundings...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Abbaye-Ecole81, Responsable réception at Musee Dom Robert et de la tapisserie du XXe siecle, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2017

Dear Mabel Thank you very much for your comment . We hope you will come back another time !

Reviewed May 22, 2017

The military school could be interesting if it had English descriptions. BUT the tapestry museum more than makes up for it. The colors are fantastic. The details are amazing. I took a lot of pictures. Great building and a super staff that went out of...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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LE COZ M, Responsable réception at Musee Dom Robert et de la tapisserie du XXe siecle, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2017

Promise we will work on more English descriptions for the school part . It deserves to be explain to everyone ! Thank you again for your visit MLC

Reviewed September 26, 2016

If you don't know the name Dom Robert or know little about tapestry then do make time to visit this museum. Beautifully presented in an interesting building the modern tapestries contain fascinating designs and many vibrant colours.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 21, 2016

We were staying a short distance up the road in Dourgne and knew nothing of this place until a kind local mentioned it to us. We were glad he did. Dom Robert's use of inspiration from the natural world, his playfulness of design, and his...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 29, 2015

During our visit to Soreze, we were not planning to visit this museum but glad we did. Very nice building too.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed September 18, 2015

Wonderful new museum of the beautiful tapestries of Dom Robert, a must-see if you are staying in the hotel next door.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed July 8, 2015

I visited on a guided tour as part of the conference I was attending, but found it fascinating, though the guide spoke far too fast for me to follow in French, and included so much detail that I lost track. However, I was able to...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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