Museums in Quimper, France

Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Quimper that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Quimper to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Quimper page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.

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  1. Musee Des Beaux Arts

    # 1 of 5 Museums in Quimper | Added 165 times in trip plans
    Musee Des Beaux Arts

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Tourist Center, Exhibition

    Address: 40 Place Saint-Corentin, 29000 Quimper, France.

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Jean-Marie de Silguy bequeathed his art collection of 1200 paintings and 2000 drawings to Quimper on the condition that a museum would be built to house them. Today, most of the works here are by west...Read more

  2. Musee De L'alambic

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     Musee De L'alambic

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site, Tourist Center, Specialty Museum

    Address: 77 Chemin du Quinquis, 29000 Quimper, France.

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    Breton has a long history of distilling. You’ll get to see some of the artefacts related to the process here – namely, stills. There’s a seventeenth century apple press, a number of ...Read more

  3. Earthenware Museum

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    Earthenware Museum

    Tags: Museum, Observatory, Historical Site, Tourist Center

    Address: 14 Rue Jean Baptiste Bousquet, 29000 Quimper, France.

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Quimper and Finistere have a rich history in pottery and ceramic. This museum explores that and also the technical processes and art of pottery, unique to this region. The displays are very well curat...Read more

  4. Musee Departemental Breton

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    Musee Departemental Breton

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, History Museum, Tourist Center

    Address: 1, rue du Roi Gradlon 29000 Quimper.

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is a good place to get to know Finistere. The museum contains a rich collection of the region’s artistic and ethnographic heritage. It’s quite an old collection; some of the items her...Read more

  5. Locmaria Quarter

    # 5 of 5 Museums in Quimper | Added 193 times in trip plans
    Locmaria Quarter

    Tags: Church, Museum, Historical Site, Tourist Center

    Address: Locmaria, Quimper

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Locmaria is Quimper’s most historical area. Its name means ‘Mary’s place’ or ‘The place dedicated to Mary’. This most likely refers to the ancient priory here. Locm...Read more