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Château ancienne manufacture

Meillonnas, land of pottery

Cultural, Guided tour, Arts and crafts, Historic in Meillonnas
  • Let us tell you the story of Meillonnas, from pottery to earthenware, with a stop in front of the château, seat of the famous 18th-century factory. Themed tour with commentary by the RECAM association. Book in advance

  • The name Meillonnas immediately evokes the contours of famous earthenware. Mr. de Marron, founder of the famous earthenware factory, knew how to sublimate the village's many assets: a quality clay already widely used for pottery, abundant wood and the presence of water. The former château became a factory. Experience the history of this factory (1760-1845) with a fascinating commentary. You'll be shown objects reconstructing the whole earthenware technique, the stages of manufacture and...
    The name Meillonnas immediately evokes the contours of famous earthenware. Mr. de Marron, founder of the famous earthenware factory, knew how to sublimate the village's many assets: a quality clay already widely used for pottery, abundant wood and the presence of water. The former château became a factory. Experience the history of this factory (1760-1845) with a fascinating commentary. You'll be shown objects reconstructing the whole earthenware technique, the stages of manufacture and evolution... the fabulous destiny of a plate like no other! Reservations required.

    Guided tour by the RECAM association.
Book online
Book online
  • On July 18, 2024
  • Adult
    5 €
  • Reservations can ONLY be made via the website or at the Tourist Office counter.
Schedules
Schedules
  • On July 18, 2024 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    * Appointment 10 minutes before
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