Canson and Montgolfier paper mill Museum

Tourist attractions

The paper mill museum is in the house where the Montgolfier brothers (inventors of the hot-air balloon) were born. It brings 17th-21st century paper milling to life with machines, demos by guides and more.

Spoken languages

  • English
  • German
  • French

Labels and rankings

  • Eco-museum
  • Private museum

Sort

  • Museum

Themes

  • Local history
  • Arts and culture
  • Mechanical sciences
  • Transport
  • History
  • Famous people
  • Sciences and technology
  • Occupations

Opening

From 02/09/2021 to 30/06/2022, every Wednesday and Sunday between 2.30 pm and 6 pm.

From 01/07 to 01/09/2022, daily between 2.30 pm and 6 pm.

From 02/09 to 31/12/2022, every Wednesday and Sunday between 2.30 pm and 6 pm.

Benefits

Services provided

  • Educational visits
  • Pets welcome
  • Shop
  • Guided tours

Equipment

  • Coach parking
  • Car park
  • Toilets

Prices

Adult: 6 € Child: 4.70 € Group adults: 6 to 7.50 €. Free entry for children < 6 years, the drivers.

Means of payment

  • Bank/credit card
  • Cheque
  • Pass’Région
  • Cash

Capacity

  • Maximum group size: 100

Activities

  • Handicrafts workshops
  • Temporary exhibition

Access

Environment

  • Riverside