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Located in Altkirch and close to Switzerland (Basel) and Germany (Friborg), CRAC Alsace is a contemporary art center dedicated to research and creation which, through the design of exhibitions, editions and specific mediation actions, endeavors to support artistic production by promoting meetings between the public, artists and works.
COMMON VISITS TO EXHIBITIONS
The public service offers tours throughout the year accompanied by exhibitions.
Every Saturday and Sunday at 15 p.m., mediations are organized.
Mediators accompany you in the exhibition and give you keys to reading the works on display.
Guided tours of the exhibitions are also offered throughout the week by appointment.
The Cité du Train reopens on June 8.Terminus, everyone is coming down! Climb aboard the legendary trains! Here you are at the Cité du Train, the largest railway museum in Europe. Embark in the world of exceptional locomotives and wagons, capture the important moments in the history of railways! A universe that will transport you through the ages!
Due to the Coronavirus epidemic, the world of model trains is closed until further notice.
Come and discover a universe between real and imaginary! Dream settings, steam trains and many more ... magnificent little trains in 80 m² of superb landscapes!
The Sundgau Nature House, built by the Community of Communes of the Porte d'Alsace, offers nature discovery activities for all audiences.
Animations to live:
Throughout the year, the Sundgau Nature Center offers activities for young people and the general public:
- It supports teachers in their educational project on nature,
- It organizes internships or camps for “nature” activities for young people during the holidays,
- It also offers the general public a program of guided outings to discover the natural heritage of Sundgau, practical ecology workshops, festive events, etc.
What about summer?
The MNS offers guided outings to discover the Sundgauvien natural heritage, original evenings or fun workshops to do with the family (program available on the website). For those who prefer to travel the Sundgau paths independently, it also distributes trip sheets from Altenach.
The most curious will also take the time to explore our discovery trail, the little geology gallery “la clef des sols” on the Altenach site, and they will be able to spend a few moments in the Strange Grange, to meet a very special universe…
The wearing of the mask remains mandatory for anyone over 11 years old and children under this age must absolutely be accompanied by an adult. Borrowings are always limited to 15 documents per person.
The Sundgau Departmental Media Library is not only a place for reading and lifelong learning, but also a space for cultural discovery and meeting. It is a 750 m² space in a modern, light and transparent building. A team of 2 people will be present to welcome you and listen to your proposals.
Usual Loan Conditions
30 documents, all media combined, including:
* 1 video game maximum
* 3 DVD maximum
* 3 magazines maximum
Deadline: 20 working days
Number of reservations per card: 5
Due to the epidemic of Coronavirus, the museum of lovers and Sundgauvien heritage is closed until further notice.
This museum, the smallest in the world and specialist in the postcard, preserves a collection of more than 20.000 postcards in a thousand binders from the surrounding villages, some of which date back over a hundred years. Come and discover local customs, religious festivals, work in the fields, trades ... as well as the history of the postcard.
The Museum can be visited by reservation only on 03 89 68 68 18 or email@example.com
One of the largest firefighter museums in France.
It takes over, completes, modernizes and above all presents in its own premises the prestigious collection which has constituted until now the museum of the firefighter of Mulhouse and which was presented within the framework of the museum of the Railway in Mulhouse from 1978 to 2003.
Two halls (1100 and 1200 m2), shop windows, an audio-visual room, a shop, a library ... Vehicles on wheels, around a hundred items of equipment (clothing, clothing, unusual objects ...), a central complete telephone, public fire alarms ...
This museum has an original history, a real fairy tale: it is an annex to the historic museum of Mulhouse created by a parish priest in love with his land and eager to save the witnesses and customs of yesteryear.
It is installed in a beautiful restored peasant house.
The collections revolve around several themes: trades, domestic life, agricultural life, religious life, and retrace the life of peasants in the Sundgau in the 19th and early 20C, a world that seems far away ...
Completely renovated in 2018, the new Ferrette swimming pool has a retractable roof in summer, a 25m sports pool, a paddling pool, a fun pool (counter-current, water jets, bubble bench …), Large green spaces. A “well-being” area is also accessible with sauna, hammam.