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Aubusson

  • Aubusson

    Panoramic view of the city of Tapestry in the Creuse

About Aubusson:

Aubusson, whose name is an international byword for tapestry, will enchant you. Start your visit with the Departmental Tapestry Museum, continue with a gallery and then stroll around the old town. Pause for a while at the tapestry-maker’s house and this incomparable craft will hold no more secrets for you.

What to do in Aubusson:

Cite International and its Tapestry museum:

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The museum exhibits nearly 600 years of tapestry creation and production. This rich collection is composed of 17th, 18th and 19th Century tapestries and carpets. As well as works from its own collection. There are also regular exhibitions of tapestries from around the world, showcasing works right up to the present day.