Museum
in Brioude

HDLD Hôtel de la Dentelle

In the historic center of Brioude, the Hôtel de la Dentelle offers: cultural space, creative workshop, training center and shop.
Permanent exhibition: more than 100 contemporary creations from HDLD in Cluny Polychrome de Brioude.
Combining know-how, creativity, innovation and training, the Hôtel de la Dentelle (registered trademark) is the mecca of spirit points founded by Odette Arpin. You enter the world of bobbin lace in the cradle of Cluny Polychrome de Brioude. You will enjoy discovering its multiple facets and treasures on display: around a hundred contemporary and colorful creations.
The workshop is visible during the visit. A video traces the manufacturing of colored lace, the historical evolution, the technique of this living and working space dedicated to the beauty of the gesture.

This Qualiopi approved training center offers courses for all levels, children and adults, all year round, as well as initiations for those who want to briefly dance the spindles. To purchase supplies, models or gifts, stop by the store or order online (www.hoteldeladentelle.com).
Qualiopi approval allows you to use your CPF to train at the HDLD workshop.
Workshop open all year round by reservation for lessons and internships
Further information) :
If more than 50 people, group can be split into two.
New 2024

The temporary exhibition at the Hôtel de la Dentelle 2024 is… Emmanuelle Dupont: “Textile Sculptures”! From June 7 to October 26.
Winner of the Liliane Bettencourt Prize for the Intelligence of the Hand 2008, Emmanuelle Dupont hand embroiders the most varied materials to create her gorgonians and other textile sculptures.

2024-03-06

2024-10-27

History, culture and heritage

Founded by Odette Arpin, Best Worker in France in Cluny lace 1986.
Marie-Claude Espèche, member of the CA, MOF 1997 in Cluny lace.
Know-How Prize from the Regional Council at the 2019 Aurhalpin Heritage Prize.

Sustainable tourism

Preserving, developing and transmitting the know-how of bobbin lace. Adapt it to its time, make it accessible to all.

We speak: English, French

Themes:

  • Science and technology
  • local tradition
  • Arts and culture
  • Services
  • Textiles
  • Craft entreprises
  • Decorative Art

Visit

Average duration of the individual visit: 60 min.
Average duration of the group visit: 90 min.
Minimum group size: 10 person(s)
Maximum group size: 50 people

Individual visit services

  • Unguided individual tours permanently
  • Permanent individual guided tours

Group visit services

  • Unguided group tours permanently
  • Guided group tours on request

Opening

Opening hours from June 01 to October 31, 2024
MondayOpen from 09 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.
TuesdayOpen from 09 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.
WednesdayOpen from 09 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.
ThursdayOpen from 09 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.
FridayOpen from 09 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.
SaturdayOpen from 14 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 14 p.m. to 18 p.m. + Saturday 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.
Opening hours from November 01 to December 22, 2024
MondayOpen from 09 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.
TuesdayOpen from 09 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.
WednesdayOpen from 09 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.
ThursdayOpen from 09 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.
FridayOpen from 09 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.
Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.

Exceptional Closure(s)

  • 01/01/2024
  • 01/05/2024
  • 25/12/2024

Prices

PricesMin.Max.
Full price
8 €-
Reduced price
6 €-
On presentation of an entry ticket for the current year from one of the partner structures (Musée de la Coiffe de Blesle, Le Puy teaching center, Arlanc lace museum, National Center for Moulins scene, museum of lace manufacturing in Retournac: € 6
Family Pass (2 adults +2-3 young people) €20

Initiation price:
Children: Initiation 1h30 lace 9 € 50; Initiation + visit 12 €
Students: Initiation 1h30 lace 10 €; Initiation + visit 14 €
Adults: Initiation 1h30 lace 11 €; Initiation + visit 16 €
Free for children under 7 years)

Payment methods

  • Cheque
  • Bank / credit card
  • Cash
  • Classic Holiday Vouchers
  • Online payment
  • Bank transfer
  • Contactless payment

Services

Equipments

  • Parking nearby
  • Show room
  • Elevator
  • Toilets

Services

  • Shop
  • Guided tours
  • Online Shop
  • Numerous ticketing

Activities on site

  • Manual workshops
  • Permanent exhibition
  • Temporary exhibitions

Home animals

Pets are not accepted

Adapted tourism

Adapted service: Independent wheelchair accessible

Linked offers

On the spot…

Address

29 Rue du 4 Septembre
43100 Brioude
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