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Musée du Charronnage et de la Tonnellerie

4 place du Château Mairie
79160 Coulonges-sur-l'Autize
Phone : +33 6 22 88 67 21
Fax : +33 5 49 06 13 26
The castle Built for the Estissac family, the Château de Coulonges-sur-l'Autize is one of the finest examples of French Renaissance art in Poitou. Thanks to the notoriety of its owners, it will have a great influence in the 16th century. It will include Charles IX, Catherine de Medici, Marguerite de Valois, Henry II ... and Rabelais and Montaigne, close to the family of Estissac. Despite a turbulent local history, the castle still has some architectural treasures (fireplaces and original door, decorated vaults ...). Redeemed in the early twentieth century. by the municipality, then classified as a historical monument in 1994, he has been experiencing a restoration program for some years. Come and discover this house with exceptional kitchens and amazing architecture. The museum The museum invites you to find the know-how of yesteryear. You will be amazed by the tools of the wheelwright,
The museum invites you to come and discover two skills from yesteryear. You will be marvelled by the cartwright and cooper's tools, and by the presentation of cart wheels and barrels. This museum is unique in the region.
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Musée du Charronnage et de la Tonnellerie 1 - Coulonges-sur-l'Autize Mairie de Coulonges-sur-l'Autize
  • Musée du Charronnage et de la Tonnellerie 2 - Coulonges-sur-l'Autize Mairie de Coulonges-sur-L'Autize
  • Musée du Charronnage et de la Tonnellerie 3 - Coulonges-sur-l'Autize Mairie de Coulonges-sur-l'Autize
  • Musée du Charronnage et de la Tonnellerie 4 - Coulonges-sur-l'Autize Mairie de Coulonges-sur-l'Autize
  • Musée du Charronnage et de la Tonnellerie 5 - Coulonges-sur-l'Autize Mairie de Coulonges-sur-l'Autize
  • Musée du Charronnage et de la Tonnellerie 1 - Coulonges-sur-l'Autize
  • Musée du Charronnage et de la Tonnellerie 2 - Coulonges-sur-l'Autize
  • Musée du Charronnage et de la Tonnellerie 3 - Coulonges-sur-l'Autize
  • Musée du Charronnage et de la Tonnellerie 4 - Coulonges-sur-l'Autize
  • Musée du Charronnage et de la Tonnellerie 5 - Coulonges-sur-l'Autize
Services
  • Wi-fi
Prices Min Max Description Application Period
Standard rate - adult full price 4.00€ / 2019
Reduce rate 2.00€ / 2019
Group rate 3.00€ / 2019

Payment methods

  • Cheques bancaires et postaux
  • Espèces
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Musée du Charronnage et de la Tonnellerie
Address :
4 place du Château Mairie
79160 Coulonges-sur-l'Autize
Phone :
+33 6 22 88 67 21
Fax :
+33 5 49 06 13 26
Spoken languages
  • fr
  • en
  • Français
  • English
  • Nederlands
  • Deutsch
  • Español