The Maison de l'Outil, the House of Tools, is a museum and library dedicated to the historic and contemporary creation ... More
Maison de l'Outil
The Maison de l'Outil, the House of Tools, is a museum and library dedicated to the historic and contemporary creation and utilization of tools. Partnerships with the CAMAC art center, crystal craftsmen, a museum of sickles and scythes, and the Hawley Collection of edge-tools and cutlery encourage the exploration of tools and the growing technology behind their creation and mastery. Housed in the beautiful Renaissance-style Hotel de Mauroy, the collection (over 10,000 tools on display) and the building is worth checking out.
Between 1831 and 1848, the canuts (Lyonnaise fabric weavers) revolted to improve their living and working conditions. In following the
evolution of weaving techniques, this museum traces the history and evolution of what has become a Lyonnaise symbol. The ...
Maison de Poitiers is located on the corner of a medieval square in the 13th century Bastide village of Castillonnes,
in the Lot et Garonne.Bergerac airport is less than 15 minutes by car and we are 1 1/2 hours ...
Santiago de Compostela was the supreme goal for countless thousands of pious pilgrims who converged there from all over Europe
throughout the Middle Ages. To reach Spain pilgrims had to pass through France, and the group of important historical ...