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Soap Museum

rue al-Moutran, Sidon, Lebanon
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A lovely place to visit for an hour or so!

An extremely interesting and engaging little museum, with a great video detailing the soap making... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
katieko
,
Portsmouth
Soap industry at its best

Restoration by the Audi family in 2000. Great place if you're interested on the history of soap... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Serena U
,
Beirut, Lebanon
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“gift shop” (4 reviews)
“old town” (3 reviews)
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rue al-Moutran, Sidon, Lebanon
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An extremely interesting and engaging little museum, with a great video detailing the soap making process – something I never thought I’d be interested in! Nice gift shop too.

Thank katieko
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Restoration by the Audi family in 2000. Great place if you're interested on the history of soap making. Aesthetically pleasant to spend an hour or two. Guide was rushing through the tour, so I would suggest going back to what you saw and reading the...More

Thank Serena U
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I have to admit I'd done a bit of research before on Sidon, and wanted to see this place. It was great. So well preserved. Such wonderful guides, very friendly and helpful. The only thing that is a problem is that the gift shop prices...More

Thank kehk
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Located inside the souq this old soup factory completely restored. It was built during the 17th century. Explanations in English, French and Arabic. Very interesting visit. Also it is possible to buy soap natural products.

Thank ENRIC-23
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Well preserved soap factory. A comprehensive tour explain the basic techniques from old days. High quality ingredients and vast choice. Not to be missed

Thank Commendant
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

It is the first time to see how they do soap , also you can buy soap from the museum , natural soap .

Thank youmna k
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

If you are in Tyre it would be a shame to miss the soap museum. Its a small place with a small tour but worth while. You get to know how soap was made and get a chance to buy some. Very pleasant place. 5000...More

Thank BissBiss
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This museum shows how soap is made, painstakingly shaped, the patterns or insignia of each family and how soap is perfumed. The museum itself is clean (wonderful bathrooms with really good soap), cool, and we enjoyed our half hour tour. We probably enjoyed shopping in...More

1  Thank Arielruffian
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Located in the historical old town Saïda! The soap museum is a must see! And can buy some of there aromatic soaps!

Thank doris_1210
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Small museum in the old city of Sidon that shows the many stages of soap manufacturing and the processes used to shape and dry handmade soap. The museum is housed in the souks in beautiful stone vaults that have been rehabilitated. It blends well with...More

Thank Harbie15
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