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Moulin à papier de la Tourne

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Moulin à papier de la Tourne
FELIX Amandine
173 chemin de la Tourne Lachat - Hameau de Saint-André Les Marches
73800 Porte-de-Savoie

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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.

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Description

Description

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.

  • NOESIT_ITINERAIRE_CLIENT_TYPE : Teenagers, Children, Groups

Equipments

  • Public WC
  • Car park
  • Parking
  • Coach parking

Spoken Languages

  • French

Adapted for

  • Site, building partially accessible

Payment methods

  • Cheque
  • Cash

  • Autumn
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Spring

Opening Period

All year round, daily.

Deals

Stages d'initiation : stage papier marbré, stage de fabrication artisanale de papier, stage d'apprentissage de l'enluminure, stage d'initiation à la calligraphie...

Prices

Full price: 6 €
Reduced price: 5 €
Teenager (12-18 years): 5 €
Child : 4 €
Student: 5 €
Group adults: 5 €
Group children : 6 €.

Free entry for children < 5 years, accompanying guides, the drivers.
Child entry valid for 5 - 12 years.
Group rate available for > 12 people.

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