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International Ceramic Museum

Viale Baccarini 19, 48018, Faenza, Italy
+39 0546 697311
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Great museum! All kinds of ceramic. Beautiful

The museum is huge and incredible! There are art everywhere. Everything is so beautiful, it worths... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
Melanie M
via mobile
HIgh level museum

I absolutely understand why this is a museum visited by people all over the world. It is big... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
London, United Kingdom
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The MIC offers a complete vision of the ceramic cultures belonging to any age and place; pieces from the Far and Middle East, from South America and all Europe allow the visitors to have a unique experience. It was founded in 1908 and now it preserves more than 60.000 ceramics, from antiquity to nowadays, all housed in great and suggestive architectural spaces. Ceramic masterpieces from the Renaissance, works by Picasso, Matisse, Chagall, Leger, Burri, Fontana and other innumerable examples of excellence, make the MIC a unique museum in the world.
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Viale Baccarini 19, 48018, Faenza, Italy
+39 0546 697311
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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

The museum is huge and incredible! There are art everywhere. Everything is so beautiful, it worths the visit.

Thank Melanie M
Reviewed 15 October 2017

I absolutely understand why this is a museum visited by people all over the world. It is big, interesting and shows beautiful pieces. The museum gives a pieceful feeling and is very easy to reach in Faenza.

1  Thank icegini
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This is the most amazing museum - it really does contain a whole world of ceramics, from prehistory to modern times, from Europe through the middle and far east to the Americas. I went on a Sunday and there were very few people there so...More

Thank LindyTay
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This is a very modern,welcoming and interesting museum which houses ceramics from every age and from every part of the world. My wife and I visited at the beginning of July and were amazed by the breadth and depth of the collection. The exhibits are...More

Thank nimmo54
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Museo della ceramica in Faenza is the proper museum for this Italian town. Inventing the local ceramic called Faenza, people there created a very interesting Museum, about the evolution of the International ceramic art. If you are interested in Italian and international ceramic art, this...More

Thank ahe989222
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The museum is quite huge, take your time. The exibition include worldwide items. They organized some activity for young children. Very fine deco and contemporary selection.

Thank Giorgio C
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Well worth a visit.So much to see.Well organized.My advice is to go early and then have some lunch and the return refreshed.The Museum allows this on the same day.

Thank AnSmith2014
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This museum is huge- almost overwhelming! Didn't expect such a comprehensive exhibition in Faenza. Most exhibits are in Italian and English.

1  Thank Josef S
Reviewed 20 January 2017

we couldnt go to every floor as we arrived 30 mins before closing and you clearly needed at least 3 hours - so the receptionist was kind enough to let us have a look around the first floor free of charge - our son was...More

Thank 12MANDY2015
Reviewed 22 December 2016

if you like ceramics you could spend a week insde if you do not please allow enouh time to enjoy and to learn from this unique collection from China Japan South America and more also from Italy ! a faboulous desplay with a lot of...More

Thank armida907
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Nancy G
3 July 2016|
Response from angelebswell | Reviewed this property |
Yes. But I think it's better and less expensive to visit one of the many ceramic makers who run their own shops. I recommend the one opposite the Hotel Vittoria