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Annecy - Presqu'île d'Albigny
Annecy - Presqu'île d'Albigny
Sevrier - Nautic base
Sevrier - Nautic base
Veyrier-du-Lac
Veyrier-du-Lac
Talloires-Montmin - The Talloires bay
Talloires-Montmin - The Talloires bay
Doussard - Beach / Harbour
Doussard - Beach / Harbour
Le Semnoz - Annecy side
Le Semnoz - Annecy side

Mechanical Music Museum

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Dispositions Covid

Covid-19 special services

All the conditions are respected so that clients are reassured at the idea of coming with family or friends. For example, the tour route is clearly marked out. We have installed protection and distancing devices. The hours are slightly reduced in order to ensure the necessary cleaning and disinfection. Opening every day and over a longer period of time if the sanitary conditions become more relaxed.

The museum doubled its exhibition space in 2013 and the scenography was completely revisited in 2017 and new pieces are on display this year.
Come (re)discover the rooms of the museum of mechanical music !

Building A:
-The Music Lounge
-The room with music boxes
-The concert hall
-The Guinguette and the Cabaret

Building B:
-The funfair and its barrel organs
-The cinema and its organ to accompany silent films
-The speaking machine : during a projection, discover how phonographs work, jukeboxes
-The automates and music toys room
-The workshop: in an old cellar, reconstitution of an old workshop of restoration of instruments.

In the Imperial Gallery, linking the two buildings: Espace Savoie, Espace pédagogique, temporary exhibition and a reconstituted street presents a collection of barrel organs from their origins to the present day.

In the exhibition gallery in the museum, the wonderful collection of automates by Roger and Gallet. Forty-odd moving scènes haven been brought to live in this space.

800 exhibits are displayed in the context of their historical period:
-Carillons, clocks, music boxes
-An animated tables and automatons
-Orgues street, dance and riding
-Orchestrelles and orchestrions
-Pianos mechanical and pneumatic
-Phonographs, gramaophones and juke boxes ...
-String instruments: violins, harp, banjo ...
-Automates and animated scenes

Guided tours (Building A), last at 6 pm, (By appointment for groups with possibility to visit in the morning); or free visits (building B)

Temporary exhibition : Mechanical Music at Montmartre

Tips

Joint entrance ticket for the Museum and exhibition areas (1500m2), about 2 hours visit.

MULTIMEDIAS
Opening period

From 13/07 to 23/08, daily between 10.15 am and 7.15 pm.

From 24/08 to 31/10, daily between 2.15 pm and 7.15 pm.

From 20/12 to 10/05 between 2.15 pm and 7.15 pm.
Closed on Saturday.
Closed exceptionally on January 1st, May 1st and December 25th.
Closed on the 25th December (open in case of bad weather).

Coordinates

294 rue du Vieux Village

74260 Les Gets

Latitude : 46.161196

Longitude : 6.673551

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Services & facilities
  • Toilets
  • Car park
  • Coach parking
Practical informations
Environment

Near shuttle stop

Mountain location

Close to a public transportation

Resort centre

Lake 5 km away

Prices

Adult: from 9 € (Building A Guided visit 9€
Building B Non-guided visit 6€
12,50 for both buildings)
Child (16 years): from 5 € (Building A :Guided visit 5€
Building B :Non-guided visit 3.50€
8,50€ to visit both buildings)
Large family: from 35 €.

Group rate available for > 20 people.

Appointments for groups with possibility of morning visits. For the price please see with the Museum.
Free with Multipass.

Accepted means of payment :

Bank/credit card

Cheque

Chèques Vacances

Cash

Credit transfer

Chèques Culture