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Gibran Museum

Bcharre, Lebanon
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  • Excellent62%
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  • Average10%
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“his life” (6 reviews)
“large variety” (2 reviews)
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Bcharre, Lebanon
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Museum itself was super tiny. Art anyways was beautiful and there were lots of it. It was interesting to learn more about Gibran.

Thank iwesterlund
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a dream for me to go to this place for a long time. but haven't imagine it this much wonderful! the north of Lebanon is paradise. And Gibran museum is located in the mountain were there are so many flowers, trees and it's...More

Thank zahrashakeri1370
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well, not the best museum i saw. I expected much more than rooms full of paintings. Museum should be full of facts, something i learn about the person. Maybe there is guide who will tell you all about it but i was on my own...More

Thank emil k
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is well worth a visit, especially of you know about the artist, a very important lebanese poet and painter.

Thank Fani K
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Known as "the man from Lebanon",this meuseum is a house with some of his jobs,like paintings,books etc and the place where his grave is ! Dont miss to drink water from inside the house ! IS IT SAFE and drinkable water !

Thank Giannis_Anna96
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

The Gibran Museum, formerly the Monastery of Mar Sarkis, is a biographical museum in Bchari, Lebanon, 120 kilometres from Beirut. It is dedicated to the Lebanese writer, philosopher, and artist Kahlil Gibran. Founded in 1935, the Gibran Museum possesses 440 original paintings and drawings of...More

Thank Annie J
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Located on the top of the town road this traditional building is so discreet Inside you ll discover this Lebanese painter and writer creations ! The display is nice The museum tiny Don’t miss the crypte where Gibran is buried

Thank ksarman
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Absolutely worth the visit. One can enter the world of Gibran and admire many of his paintings while attended by highly knowledgeable staff

Thank LinahBerlin
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Gibran is well known writer and poet . you should visit this museum while you are in Bcharre - quiet place, interesting paintings.

Thank Markéta V
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Paintings are interesting but I don't see tremendous talent. So many are so similar to each other, he seemed fixated on blurry nude women. Maybe his writings were better. Make sure to see his tomb and the special effects in the basement.

Thank RichardK938
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Rania M
23 January 2017|
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Hello, You can access to the outdoor area easily...regarding the boutique of the muséum unfortunatly it will be closed monday.
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