Press
Maison de l'Imprimeur - Atelier-Musée Colophon
Colophon
Museum

Maison de l'Imprimeur - Atelier-Musée Colophon

See reviews
Maison de l'Imprimeur - Atelier-Musée Colophon
Maison du Bailli3 Place Saint Louis26230 Grignan

An old building dating from the 15th century, discover a letterpress workshop and a museum (printing, writing tools, prisons...). You can also find in the bookshop : books, postcards, gifts, and soft drinking in the court...

Colophon, "serious house founded a long time ago", is an association founded in 1989 that aims to safeguard and enhance the heritage of printing typographers. With its publishing house, it is youth or adult books, posters or engravings that are proposed to visitors. The site includes a museum that includes a collection of press and printing equipment, as well as a collection of inkwells and writing cases in the old prisons of Grignan! The current workshop can be visited, maybe you will have the chance to see the machines on! In the bookshop you will find a selection of books (novels, youth, polars ...) as well as postcards, posters, gifts... You can also drink a coffee or soft in the court.

Good plans

  • Tips :
    You can come with your meal.
    Refreshment area : hot and cold drinks : tea, coffee, cordials...

Our services

  • Wi-fi
  • accepted animals

Further information

amenities
  • Public WC
  • Exhibition space
See more
Services
  • Pets welcome
  • Shop
  • Wi-fi
  • Online shop
See more
Activity
  • Crafts
  • Engraving
  • Silk-screen printing
See more
Type of clientele
  • Children
  • Groups
See more
Customer base
  • Minimum age : 7
  • Maximum size of the group : 30
See more
Spoken languages
  • English
  • French
See more
And especially
  • Family special
See more

Opening

From 03/01 to 28/06/2020
Opening hours on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 10 am and 12.30 pm and between 2 pm and 6.30 pm.
Closed Monday and Sunday.

From 29/06 to 31/08/2020
Opening hours daily between 10.30 am and 2.30 pm and between 4 pm and 7 pm.

From 01/09 to 31/12/2020
Opening hours on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 10 am and 12.30 pm and between 2 pm and 6.30 pm.
Closed Monday and Sunday.
Closed exceptionally on December 25th.

Prices

Adult: 5 €
Child: 4 €
Group adults: 5.50 €.

Group rate available for > 20 people.

Payment method : Bank/credit card, Cheque, Cash, Credit transfer

Updated on 03/04/2020
Through Office de Tourisme Communautaire Pays de Grignan et Enclave des Papes
Your travel journal is empty. Add places or events to download here.
Download my travel diary
Empty