Museum
in Le Puy-en-Velay

Centre d'Enseignement de la Dentelle Aux Fuseaux

Created in 1974, the Bobbin Lace Teaching Center pursues two essential missions: maintaining tradition and practice through teaching and safeguarding the lace heritage.
Over the years, the Center has acquired an international reputation and its correspondence courses, followed throughout the world, make it a reference in leisure and professional training with preparation for the CAP and BMA "lace arts spindle option" diplomas. . Since November 2021, he has been a CFA and a member of the D & mi ARA campus since November 2022. Holder of the “tourism and disability” brand, the center is now ready to welcome anyone with a disability.

Exhibition rooms allow you to discover a themed exhibition each year.

Correspondence courses with help and personalized maintenance.
Skills booklet issued after each internship and correspondence course.
Themed exhibition from April to November each year. Free entry from Monday to Saturday all day. Sunday by appointment only (minimum 20 people 3.50 euros/person).

Further information :
On-site leisure activities:
– classes and workshops for adults
– classes and workshops for children (from 7 years old)
– Bobbin lace demonstration at set times (10:30 a.m. – 14:30 p.m. – 15:30 p.m.).
– Sale of bobbin lace and art embroidery production.
Tips and Suggestions

Free entry Monday to Saturday

New 2024

50 years of lace!

We speak: Italian, English, French

Themes:

  • local tradition
  • Arts and culture
  • Popular arts and traditions
  • Local history

Visit

Average duration of the individual visit: 50 min.
Average duration of the group visit: 50 min.
Minimum age required: 7 years
Minimum group size: 10 person(s)
Maximum group size: 30 people

Language(s) of the visit

French

Individual visit services

  • Unguided individual tours permanently
  • Guided individual tours on request

Group visit services

  • Unguided group tours permanently
  • Guided group tours on request

Opening

Opening hours from January 01 to December 31, 2024
MondayOpen
TuesdayOpen
WednesdayOpen
ThursdayOpen
FridayOpen
SaturdayOpen
SundayOpen
Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. – 17:30 p.m.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. – 16:30 p.m. (July and August: 9:30 a.m. – 18 p.m.)

Showroom hours:
Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 17h
Saturday 9 a.m. to 30 p.m.
(in July and August Monday to Friday 9:30 a.m. – 18 p.m.)
Sunday and public holidays by reservation
only (10 people or more): price €3,50
• Closed: 1/05, 14/07, 15/08, 1/11, 11/11 and 25/12.

Exceptional Closure(s)

  • 01/01/2024
  • 01/05/2024
  • 14/07/2024
  • 15/08/2024
  • 01/11/2024
  • 11/11/2024
  • 25/12/2024

Prices

Adult groups: free for the driver and the guide, by appointment.
Free

Payment methods

  • Cheque
  • Culture Check
  • Bank / credit card
  • Cash
  • Classic Holiday Vouchers
  • Online payment
  • Holiday vouchers Connect
  • Paypal
  • Bank transfer

Services

Equipments

  • Screening Room
  • Show room
  • Toilets

Services

  • Theme visit
  • Shop
  • Permanent animator
  • Wifi Internet access
  • Tourist Documentation
  • Complimentary wireless internet access
  • Accessible by stroller

Activities on site

  • Animation

Home animals

Pets are not accepted

Adapted tourism

  • Tourism and Handicap brand - hearing impairment
  • Tourism and Handicap brand - mental disability
  • Tourism and Handicap brand - motor impairment
  • Tourism and Handicap brand - visual impairment
Adapted service: Furniture/reception counter suitable for people in wheelchairs, Site, fully accessible building, Possibility of dropping someone off in front of the site, Magnetic loop available at reception, Possibility of communicating in French Sign Language, Presentation from the place accessible to visually impaired people to reception, Reception staff made aware of welcoming people with disabilities

Physical disability

Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs

The Dentelle center is labeled Tourism & Handicap for hearing, motor, visual and mental impairments. The entrance is on one level and a stair lift leads upstairs.

A stair lift has been put in place to go to the first floor!

Visual impairment

The Dentelle center is labeled Tourism & Handicap for hearing, motor, visual and mental impairments. The entrance is on one level and a stair lift joins the upper floor. Relief map, tactile model or audio description device available at reception

Mental handicap

The Dentelle center is labeled Tourism & Handicap for hearing, motor, visual and mental impairments. The entrance is on one level and a stair lift leads upstairs.

Linked offers

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Address

38 to 44 rue Raphaël
43000 Le Puy-en-Velay
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