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National Adrien Dubouché museum

National Adrien Dubouché museum, Quoted from some ceramic - Sèvres and Limoges: the must-see museum for any traveller passing through Limoges.

In a completely renovated setting, the Adrien Dubouché National Museum Cité de la céramique – Sèvres & Limoges displays the largest collection of Limoges porcelain in the world. It also houses works which represent the greatest stages in the history of ceramics. The trail takes the visitors back through time beginning in Antiquity, crossing continents and civilisations and finally leading them to the most recent creations.


An area dedicated to manufacturing techniques allows everyone to appreciate the expertise in the masterpieces on display. The Adrien Dubouché National Museum and its prestigious collections thereby contribute, within the public institution of Cité de la céramique - Sèvres & Limoges, to the international reputation of ceramic arts and to an appreciation of the exceptional expertise which has made the city of Limoges so famous.



The museum is fully accessible to people with reduced mobility. Museum activities:

  • -  «Mondays at the museum»; porcelain painting workshops

  • -  «Creative Holidays»; booklet game, anniversary

  • -  School activities

  • -  École du Louvre: a cycle of lectures organised by the Adrien Dubouché Association and the École du Louvre. Cycle of 10 sessions per year.

  • -  Adrien Dubouché Association lectures. The association holds lectures given by specialists. They take place in the museum auditorium.


Free visits, sales area, workshops of practice, events, guided tours, cultural services, other services.



Full price: €7
Group price: € 5 (starting from 10 people)
Free every first Sunday of the month


Musée national Adrien Dubouché

Cité de la céramique – Sèvres & Limoges

8 bis, place Winston Churchill 87000 LIMOGES

Tél. : 05 55 33 08 50





The museum is open everyday except on Tuesday, from 10 am to 12.30 pm and from 2 pm to 5.45 pm

Exceptional closure on 25 December and on 1 January



National Adrien Dubouché museum
The main hall in National Adrien Dubouché museum
National Adrien Dubouché museum
Very nice 2nd floor
National Adrien Dubouché museum
New collection
National Adrien Dubouché museum
National Adrien Dubouché museum : entrance
National Adrien Dubouché museum
Tea set