Musée départemental des Arts et Métiers Traditionnels

Contact

+33(0) 5 65 67 28 96

+33(0) 5 65 42 16 18

MUSEE DEPARTEMENTAL DES ARTS ET METIERS TRADITIONNELS DE SALLES-LA-SOURCE

musee.salleslasource@aveyron.fr

In an old woollen mill, remarkable for its roof timbers and central columns, the exhibition presents four themed levels including monumental machines (forge, power hammer, mill wheels, presses), demonstrate the traditions of the Rouergue.

Created in 1979 under the Cultural Charter between the State and the département of the Aveyron, the museum of the Rouergue in Salles la Source is situated in the magnificent buildings of an ancient woollen mill and manufacturer of local sheets: masonry work in tuf limestone, stone and wood columns, Philibert style curved roof timbers. It presents the traditional arts and crafts of the Rouergue in 4 sections: machines from years gone by (mills and presses), man and the mineral world (construction and working metals), man and the plant world (agriculture and wood crafts), man and the animal world (hunting, fishing and rearing). Reconstruction of a traditional wine cellar and a 19th century woollen mill. Planetarium to learn how to read the sky at night and understand its mysteries.

Reception

Languages :

  • Reception in 2 language(s) :
    • Français
    • Occitan
  • Brochure/Map in 4 language(s) :
    • Français
    • Espagnol
    • Anglais
    • Allemand
  • Information pannels in 1 language(s) :
    • Français
  • Video room in 1 language(s) :
    • Français

Labels

    GPS coordinates :

    Latitude 44.43762256860053 - Longitude 2.514082390213015

    Rates and methods of payment

    Rates 2021

    • Groupe tout public at 2.5€

    Payment methods

    • Cheque
    • Cash
    • Carte bancaire

    Capacity

    Overall capacity :

    • Person(s) : 40

    Services

    Equipements :

    • Projection room
    • Car park
    • Coach parking
    • Toilets
    • Picnic area

    Activités :

    • Conferences
    • Temporary exhibitions

    Services :

    • Free guided tour for groups (Paying)
    • Educational tours (Paying)
    • Shop
    • Guided tours
    • Visite libre
    • Animaux non admis

    Documents

    Availabilities

    • Open from 01/05/2021 to 30/06/2021
    • Open from 01/07/2021 to 31/08/2021
    • Open from 01/09/2021 to 05/11/2021

    Contact

    Name/address of establishment : MUSEE DEPARTEMENTAL DES ARTS ET METIERS TRADITIONNELS DE SALLES-LA-SOURCE

    Cour de la Filature
    12330 Salles-la-Source