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The installation of Pillivuyt in the mid-nineteenth century , led to the economic development of the city and made Mehun , one of the first porcelain towns of France.

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The porcelain museum

The museum presents a magical show inviting the visitor to enter into the world of porcelain manufacture . The transformation of fine clays and kaolin resulting in the finished decorated product are presented by a subtle interplay of light and water.


The Pillivuyt factory

Pillivuyt was founded in 1818 by Jean Louis Richard Pillivuyt. It was first established in the town of Foëcy but in 1853 Charles, his son, decided (...)