• Animation for children on Wednesday morning

    Guided tour and manual workshop for children, at 10.00am, in french.

    After the visit, children can make a cardboard jumping jack and take it home !

    Parents are also welcome during the animation.

    Average time : 2 hours
    For children from 4 to 7.

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  • Shop windows of the museum

    Around the museum some shop windows come to life, from 2.00pm to 6.00pm.

    Now showing : Lego, and Little Red Riding Hood...

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  • Instructions for visitors

    We guarantee the respect of the essential rules of social distancing and protection of our visitors and our team.

    We ask our visitors aged 11 and over to wear a mask to enter the museum and for the duration of the visit.

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Welcome to the Automatons Museum !

Discover a collection of 250 automatic puppets, all of them moving and made in the museum workshop...

7 rooms, 20 animated scenes in tribute to our heritage and tradition, for all ages !


Captain Nemo's Nautilus - "20000 leagues under the sea"

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