The Museum of Lacquer Art, established in 1993 by BASF Coatings GmbH Münster, is of its kind an institution unique in the whole world. It houses an extensive collection of lacquer-work from East and South-east Asia, Europe and the Islamic world, with items from over two thousand years of history.
Regular special exhibitions go more deeply into aspects of traditional and contemporary lacquer-work.
- Unique institution in the whole world
- Extensive collection of lacquer-work from East and South-east Asia