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Moulin à papier de la Tourne

Museum, Sciences and technology, Arts and culture, Occupations, Craft/Artisanat, Private museum at Les Marches

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  • Nestled amongst the Abymes vineyards in the heart of the Parc Naturel Régional de la Chartreuse, between the Lac de Saint-André and Mont Granier, the Moulin de la Tourne, a reconstructed paper mill, continues to produce artisan cotton paper.

  • Nestled amongst the vineyards in the bucolic heart of the Parc Naturel de la Chartreuse, discover the 500-year History of Paper and Books in this former mill, as it was in the Duché de Savoie from the beginning of the 14th century.
    You will see authentic cotton paper being hand-made in a vat, sheet by sheet. During this unforgettable history lesson, you will also learn about the origins of cotton paper, the different stages of its traditional manufacture and the development of the printing...
    Nestled amongst the vineyards in the bucolic heart of the Parc Naturel de la Chartreuse, discover the 500-year History of Paper and Books in this former mill, as it was in the Duché de Savoie from the beginning of the 14th century.
    You will see authentic cotton paper being hand-made in a vat, sheet by sheet. During this unforgettable history lesson, you will also learn about the origins of cotton paper, the different stages of its traditional manufacture and the development of the printing press.
  • Environment

    • In the country
    • Close to a motorway
    • Mountain view
    • Lake 5 km away
    • View over the vineyards
  • Spoken languages

Services
  • Accessibility

    • Site, building partially accessible
  • Activities

    • Handicrafts workshops
  • Equipment

    • Public WC
    • Car park
    • Parking
    • Coach parking
  • Services

    • Pets welcome
      • En laisse ou dans les bras.
    • Coach access
    • Shop
Rates

Payment methods

  • Cheque
  • Cash
  • Credit transfer
  • Rates 2020
  • Reduced price
    5 €
  • Adult
    6 €
  • Child
    4 €
  • Student
    4 €
  • Group adults
    5 €
  • Group children
    6 €
Openings

Openings

  • From June 1, 2020 until June 30, 2020
    Opened On Monday, On Wednesday, On Saturday, On Sunday
    * Guided tour at 4pm Open on bank holidays Closed in December and January
  • From July 1, 2020 until August 31, 2020
    Opened Everyday
    * Guided tour between 3pm and 4:30pm.
  • From September 1, 2020 until November 30, 2020
    Opened On Monday, On Wednesday, On Saturday, On Sunday
    * Visite guidée à 16h. Ouvert les jours fériés. Fermeture annuelle en décembre et janvier.