Musée de la Céramique

1 rue Faucon 76000 ROUEN / Vallée de Seine

Musée de France

The Museum of Ceramics is located in the elegant Hôtel d'Hocqueville townhouse. Comprising more than 5,000 pieces, the museum traces the history of tin-glazed earthenware in Rouen as well as in other earthenware production centres (Delft, Nevers, etc.) Recent displays places the objects in context to better understand their use.

This museum is set in a 17th century palace, and is mainly devoted to the history and manufacture of the earthenware of Rouen from the 16th to the 18th century, as well as pieces from other faience centers and porcelains centers in France and around the world.

Official historical monument of France (MHC)

Decorative arts, Listed and classified by DMF, Museum of France


02 January 2024 to 31 December 2024
Monday 14:00 - 18:00
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 14:00 - 18:00
Thursday 14:00 - 18:00
Friday 14:00 - 18:00
Saturday 14:00 - 18:00
Sunday 14:00 - 18:00

Facilities : Picnic area
Services : Shop, Left luggage
Activities available on site : Specific theme activities, Adult workshop, Junior workshop, Temporary exhibitions

Private visits

The visit lasts approximately : 60 min

Languages spoken  : English, German
Tours available in : English, German


Methods of payment : Carte bleue, Postal or bank cheques, Cash, Contactless payment

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