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Due to the Coronavirus epidemic, the CRAC is closed until further notice.
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 de l'Automobile reopens on June 2.A prestigious internationally recognized museum, the Cité de l'Automobile presents some 430 exceptional vehicles, including 150 Bugatti. During your visit, take advantage of the animations, videos, simulators, playgrounds or even the experience of driving vintage cars ... a must!
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…
Reopening on June 02 during summer hours: Tuesday to Saturday from 9 a.m. to 14 p.m. continuously.
However, special instructions must be observed in order to guarantee optimal security:
7 visitors will be allowed in the premises at the same time
- Visiting time is limited 15 minutes per person.
- Le wearing a mask will be mandatory for anyone over 11 and children under this age must be accompanied by an adult.
- The loans will limited to 15 documents per person
- as part of subscription renewals, members will be asked favor payment by check.
- You will find all this information in the section below "TO DOWNLOAD"
In addition, due to the strict respect for barrier gestures, the numerous scheduled activities unfortunately had to be canceled for the entire duration of the summer period.
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
The Fabric Printing Museum reopens on July 1.Take part in the great adventure of textile manufacturers by entering the history and techniques of printing on fabrics from the XNUMXth century to the present day. Flowers, Indian, cashmere with shimmering colors mix with more contemporary textile creations in dyeing, printing or patchwork. Discover the extraordinary richness of the most important collection in the world through constantly renewed temporary exhibitions.
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 of Fine Arts reopens on June 10.Come and discover the Municipal Museum of Fine Arts. Born from a triple ambition: to give an overview of the history of art, promote French painting and support local artists. This museum will allow you to dive into rich and harmonious works. From Brueghel to Henner via Courbet: love this charming museum housed at Villa Steinbach which stands out for its charm and elegance.
Due to the Coronavirus epidemic, the Fire Department Museum is closed until further notice
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 ...
The Electropolis Museum reopens on June 16.The museum tells the story of an exciting adventure, that of electricity. It begins in Antiquity, crosses the centuries with many experiences, discoveries, theories and inventions ... until today when everything is electric! Take part in experiments as they were practiced in the XNUMXth century and observe strange phenomena, making your hair stand on end! Let yourself be seduced by the new multimedia show of "the big machine", flagship of Mulhouse industrial history. In the new space “An electric future”, enter a new era to discover the links between electricity, climate and the new lifestyles of the XNUMXst century. Especially for children: games, experiments, videos to understand how a battery, a bulb, a motor work, to find out what happens when the current flows ...
Heritage Days September 15 and 16, 2018 13 to 18:30 p.m .: Treasure hunt for young and old on the history of Mulhouse. A surprise for researchers!
Due to the epidemic of the Coronavirus, the peasant museum is closed until further notice.
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. He 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 Sundgau in the 19th and early 20C, a world that seems far away ...
Due to the Coronavirus epidemic, the Sundgauvien museum is closed until further notice.
Housed in a beautiful Renaissance building, residence of the former bailiffs, the Sundgauvien Museum presents the history, life, customs of the South of Alsace and more particularly of Sundgau.
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.