• New opening hours !

    The museum is now open from Wednesday to Sunday and for public holidays, from 2.00pm to 6.00pm.

    During french school holidays, February 14th to February 27th 2022, it should be open Monday to Sunday.

    The ticket office closes at 5.15 pm.

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  • Covid-19 instructions for visitors

    We ask our visitors aged 12 and over to show a sanitary pass to visit the musem.

    We  also ask our visitors aged 6 and over to wear a mask for the duration of the visit.

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  • Shop windows on St Georges Street

    Around the museum some shop windows come to life if you press the buttons.

    Now showing : Walk in the Arctic Circle, and In the saloon...

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Welcome to the Automatons Museum !

Discover a collection of 250 automatic puppets, all of them moving and made in the museum workshop...

7 rooms, 20 animated scenes in tribute to our heritage and tradition, for all ages !


Captain Nemo's Nautilus - "20000 leagues under the sea"

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