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Collections Baur, Musee des Arts d’Extreme-Orient

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Collections Baur, Musee des Arts d’Extreme-Orient

Good place to visit in Geneva. I love the place since it contains precious information and worth it.

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Bangalore District, India

Worth seeing. Rich collection. Good restaurant inside. Patio rest is perfect. Bad point - almost... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Jelena S
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An internationally renowned collection of Chinese and Japanese artwork.
rue Munier-Romilly 8, Geneva 1206, Switzerland
+41 22 704 32 82
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Good place to visit in Geneva. I love the place since it contains precious information and worth it.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank karthikchaitu
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Worth seeing. Rich collection. Good restaurant inside. Patio rest is perfect. Bad point - almost everything is in French. Time to start learning

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jelena S
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This is not a main museum in Geneva as it is a private collection which was donated to the city within/with a sumptuous villa.. beautiful collection of Asian antiques items (China, Japan,..), liked the Japan part very much. Worth a visit if you have time.....More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Wasn't very busy and thoroughly enjoyed seeing the local artists. Enjoyed a coffe at the cafe downstairs and they were most friendly.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Brightini
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The Musee Baur only has Chinese porcelain (with some Japanese as well). But if you are into Chinese porcelain this is undoubtedly one the best collections in the West and should not be missed. The collections are well displayed in a large Geneva family home...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Simon H
Reviewed 25 July 2017

this place is a gem ! it is small of course, but there is a concentration of fine quality art in a classic smart and sophisticated atmosphere. It's not too expensive and not too cheap, the price is reasonable and the art art so beautiful,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank yohanberlioz1400
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Surprisingly pleased with this visit, although not huge the quality of the displays and the setting were worth the detour.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

A fabulous exhibition. I have visited it several times and taken my friends and I will go again. I am always dazzled.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Rochette74
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The Baur Collection of Far Eastern art is a little gem that should not be missed by any visitor to Geneva. Many of the rare Chinese jade items and Japanese art objects in the collection are quite exquisite. Don't miss the sliding drawers, which contain...More

Date of experience: July 2016
4  Thank 2plus2gva
Reviewed 30 May 2016

This is certainly one of the best collections of Asian art, hidden in a beautiful townhouse in Geneva. Better known to the Japanese and Chinese tourists then the locals, it is a small gem. The collections focus mainly on Japan and China, with a remarkable...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank MimiMichel
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