Fonderie de Cloches Cornille Havard

Cornille Havard Bell Foundry

Technical visits

A know-how of excellence for a fun and surprising visit !
In a very attractive workshop from XIX century, some traditional techniques of moulding with a base of clay, of horse manure and goats hair mixed with modern technology like analysing the resonance to check the sound of the bells. The new bells of Notre Dame in Paris were made here. At the end of the visit you can ring the bells with a mallet to create some melodies or listen to the range of little bells. This educational and fun visit ends in the themed shop where you will find the best of the local crafts: bells and hand bells, weather vanes, copper cookware and local products...

Visit duration : 60 min

Chains & labels

  • Entreprise du patrimoine vivant
  • Qualité Tourisme
  • Motor handicap
  • Hearing handicap
  • Mental handicap
  • Visual handicap

Une maquette tactile de la fonderie est à disposition à l'accueil.

Spoken languages :

  • English
  • German

10 rue du Pont Chignon

VILLEDIEU-LES-POELES

50800 VILLEDIEU-LES-POELES-ROUFFIGNY

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Opening period :

From 01/01/2020 till 21/12/2020

From 08/02/2020 till 10/07/2020

From 11/07/2020 till 29/08/2020

From 30/08/2020 till 11/11/2020

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Payment method

  • Debit cards
  • Postal or bank cheques
  • Cash

Prices 2020/2021

Rate Price - Price + More information
Base rate - full rate adult 8,50€
Child rate 7,50€
Rate for adult group 7,50€ 8,00€
School group rate 6,50€ 7,00€

Equipments & Services

Equipments

  • Outdoor games
  • Childrens' toilet

Services

  • Shop
  • Bicycle parking

Pets accepted : yes

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