• Shop windows of the museum

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

    Now showing : The artist in his workshop, and Christmas is coming...

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  • Closure due to Covid-19

    The museum is closed due to Covid-19 and government announcements...

    Our automatons and the team can't wait to see you again soon !

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  • 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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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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