Close to Palais de Chaillot, the Musee Guimet and its fantastic asian art collections are one of the best kept secrets of Paris.
The little known Musee Guimet in Paris is one of the best Asian art museums in the world.
The collections are the results of one hundred years of passionate search since 1876 by industrialist Emile Guimet and many other lovers of Asian art. The Musee Guimet covers most of Asia from India to Japan, with outstanding Khmer art collections. The modern interior architecture of the museum was designed by Architect Henri Gaudin.
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