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Maison d'Adam

Closes in 15 min: 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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A most stunning old house in Angers

This maybe the most stunning beautiful well-kept old house in Angers. We had visited the shop in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Shane L
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Toronto, Canada
Very interesting Half Timbered House

While many of these houses are interesting this one stands out, There are perhaps fifty carved... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
mitch w
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Bordeaux, France
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La Maison d'Adam gives you the opportunity of discovering the art of more than eighty talented craftsmen from the Loire Valley and all around the world. Blown glass, ceramics, woodcraft, cast iron, bronze sculptures, all kinds of objects are...more
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Place Sainte Croix, 49100, Angers, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This maybe the most stunning beautiful well-kept old house in Angers. We had visited the shop in the first floor and be amazed about what they offered. Must go place in Angers.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Shane L
Reviewed 16 September 2018

While many of these houses are interesting this one stands out, There are perhaps fifty carved figures on the facade. Really interesting, plus trying to find the male figure with his pants pulled down always fun.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank mitch w
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We came across this whilst having a walk around the town on the evening we arrived. It was sadly closed, so we couldnt look inside but what I could see through the windows was lovely. Not sure if I would go in with young kids,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

Take the little train from the visitors centre for 7 Euros for a look around places of interest in Angers

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Linda G
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Just love this place. Located in a very old building on a couple of floors. I have been before and just find it fascinating to walk around. The staff are helpful but not pushy. I particularly like the Murano glass pendants etc. A must for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank TestarossaCranleigh
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Amazingly this lovely old building has survived into the modern age. One can but half close one's eyes and think of it in the days when it was one of many. It provides a real contrast between those earlier years and the succeeding centuries

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank belisaurius
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Like many others, we chanced upon this extraordinary piece of mediaeval architecture by accident whilst heading to see the Cathedral ion Angers. It has the most wonderful wooden carvings on the exterior, including the famous one of a local man with his trousers down, known...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Since the shop inside is housed in a legitimate historic monument, you'll find the quality of the goods offered (as well as the prices) to be higher than the usual, as one would expect. I bought a number of tapestry pillow-covers that were easy to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Treece_MN
Tristan R, Gérant at Maison d'Adam, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Thank you for your comment ! It was a pleasure to welcome you in our shop. However, we have to clarify that our shop is suitable for all budgets; as a matter of fact, that is one of our concerns to offer good quality artists'...More

Reviewed 16 November 2017

We were waling around after visiting the Cathedral and happened to go into the little square that houses the building. I wouldn't necessarily seek it out but if you're in the area, it's worth a quick detour. There is a very interesting gallery at street...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Definitely my favorite building in the city! It is a medieval house with timber framings built in the13 century and is decorated with numerous sculptures, try to find the famous "Tricouillard"

Date of experience: September 2017
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