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Musee National des Arts Asiatiques - Guimet

6 Place D Iena, 75116 Paris, France
+33 1 56 52 53 00
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This unique museum displays the personal collection of 19th-century East Asian art compiled by Émile Guimet.
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6 Place D Iena, 75116 Paris, France
+33 1 56 52 53 00
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Reviewed 4 September 2013

The experience and presentation of Oriental art was extraodinary. Personnel working at musee should be give a course in Customer Service, some were unpolite.

Thank AnnetteSoami
Reviewed 29 August 2013

This museum had an interesting collection of art and artifacts from all over Asia. I think every country was represented, from the Middle East all the way to Southeast Asia. The Chinese pottery was stunning, as were some of the ancient statues from all over...More

Thank 274beckyk
Reviewed 21 August 2013

My husband and I expected a "small" collection, based on reviews I've seen. We were blown away by the size of the museum and the quality of the exhibits. We've been in Asian art museums all over Europe and the US, and feel that this...More

1  Thank SusanMalibu
Reviewed 14 August 2013

A seriously amazing collection! I was blown away. My husband and I spent about four hours wandering around brilliantly curated galleries. We loved it so much we came back a second day. Also the cafe on the lower floor was delicious. I highly recommend the...More

1  Thank Jayelle H
Reviewed 12 August 2013

Wonderful collection, brilliantly curated such that you enjoy the art, learn some history and are thoroughly engaged.

1  Thank M P F
Reviewed 26 July 2013

A beautifull experience made of a museum that do not look like a museum but a fascinating and serene travel instead

1  Thank STEPHANE7777777777
Reviewed 25 July 2013

I have been to Paris a few times and this has been on my "to do" list for a while. As with a lot of French museums and art galleries, the building itself is interesting both from the outside and inside, in particular the two...More

1  Thank Australiafrancophile
Reviewed 17 June 2013

With so many museums to visit in Paris, this one gets overlooked. This is an excellent collection of Asian art, specializing mostly in stone carvings, but there is a very nice variety of artwork from Cambodia, Vietnam, India, Korea, and Japan. There is a lot...More

1  Thank Diana R
Reviewed 15 March 2013

being half cambodian this is a place i visit when i am homesick! the khmer part is then of course the part I know best and look at more thoroughly but the museum is full of other beauties from all over asia relaxing places, far...More

1  Thank biotifood
Reviewed 10 March 2013

The south east Asian section is really excellent . There are many pieces, specially Hindu gods and godesses from Cambodia, Vietnam and Myanmar. The 20ft long five-headed naga captures the imagination among others. In comparison there are fewer exhibits from India, China and Japan. Again...More

1  Thank Sosi
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Haussmann-designed apartments and buildings. National
museums overlook the Eiffel Tower and embassies fill
the avenues and streets. Locals head to the butcher,
florist, or bakery on their daily rounds amidst luxury
and splendour, all with a view over Paris and its most
famous tower. Snuggled in between the grand buildings
are small art galleries and homes of historical
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