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Musée de la Résistance Rosine Perrier

Musée de la Résistance Rosine Perrier, testimony to the war, resistance and maquis in Maurienne from 1940 to 1945.

Museum Musée de la Résistance Rosine Perrier Villargondran

About

Villargondran (73300)
Animals allowed
Unguided individual tours available permanently

The museum bears the name of its founder: Rosine Perrier
Passionate about art and literature, Rosine Perrier was a schoolteacher by profession. Married to Paul Perrier, she actively collaborated with her husband
to rebuild Villargondran after the fire of 1944 and the floods of 1957.
After retirement, she devoted herself to her passion: writing. Marked by the German occupation, she gathered documents, personal accounts, photos
of resistance fighters and deportees, and wrote the historical work "J'appartiens au silence" ("I belong to the silence").
The museum presents information, images, historical exhibits and replicas assembled in three thematic rooms.
a projection room where you can listen to personal accounts and watch the film "La Résistance en Maurienne".

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    The museum bears the name of its founder, Rosine Perrier, schoolteacher, poet, writer, painter and historian of the French Resistance.
    As a schoolteacher, she worked with her husband, during his electoral terms, to rebuild Villargondran after the fire of 1944 and the floods of 1957.
    Now retired, she devoted herself to her passion: writing. Marked by the German occupation, she collected documents, personal accounts and photos of resistance fighters and deportees. She wrote the historical work "J'appartiens au silence" ("I belong to the silence").

    Prices

    Free of charge.

    Reception

    Animals allowed
    Languages visits : French
    Languages informatives signs : French

    15 people maximum for a guided tour.

    Guide dogs accepted.

    Opening

    From 01/01 to 31/12
    Opening hours on Wednesday and Friday between 2.30 pm and 6.30 pm. On Saturday between 3 pm and 5 pm.
    Closed exceptionally on January 1st, Easter Monday, Feast of the Ascension, Whit Monday, May 1st, May 8th, July 14th, August 15th, November 1st, November 11th and December 25th.

    Labels and rating

    Private museum

    Services
    • Pets welcome
    • Educational visits
    • Themed tour
    • Set down on-site for groups
    • Tour free of charge
    Equipments
    • Picnic area
    • Lift
    • Toilets
    • Car park
    • Coach parking
    • Free car park

    Access

    276 Rue du Chef-lieu 73300 Villargondran

    • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs
    • Reserved space 330 cm wide < 100 m from the site
    • Lift (80 x 130 cm) and door >= 77 cm
    • Incline >5% but reasonable

    More informations

    Information update on 11/06/2024 by Montagnicimes Office de tourisme Intercommunal