European Heritage Days

Sep
17
2022

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Du Saturday 17 September au Sunday 18 September 2022 - De 10:00 à 18:30

The Tourist Office and The Museum of Mechanical Music welcomes you on the occasion of European Heritage Days around the theme “Sustainable Heritage”

Saturday 17th of September

  • 10am : Priest Delavay’s garden visit – Lac des Écoles
  • All the afternoon : Exhibitions
    – “History and evolution of built heritage : Church, Reposance, Martel Chalet, …” – Salle de la Colombière
    – “40 years of Mechanical Music in Les Gets” – Imperial Gallery of the museum
  • 2pm : Guided visit “The old village secrets” – Place de la Maison des Gets
  • 3.30pm : Opening of the wooden horses carousel – Place de la Maison des Gets
  • 4pm : Wetland visit, site of the Géoparc du Chablais UNESCO – Lac des Écoles
  • 8pm : Broadcasting of Daniel Contat’s movie “Les Gets autrefois” – Cinéma Le Club

Sunday 18th of September – Activities at the Mechanical Music Museum

  • All the afternoon : Exhibitions
    – “History and evolution of built heritage : Church, Reposance, Martel Chalet, …” – Salle de la Colombière
    – “40 years of Mechanical Music in Les Gets” – Imperial Gallery of the Museum
  • 2.30pm : Welcoming at the Mechanical Music Museum
  • 2.45pm : Slideshow “40 years of Mechanical Music in Les Gets”
  • 3pm : Special visit of the 40th anniversary with the presentation of 40 emblematic pieces of the collection
  • 3.30pm : Opening of the wooden horses carousel – Place de la Maison des Gets
  • 4pm : Snack offered around the fountain and the granit organ player with the sound of the singing birds – Place Limonaire
  • 4.30pm : Second special visit of the 40th anniversary
  • 4.30pm : Movie “40 years of Mechanical Music in Les Gets”, the greats moments of this beautiful adventure – Cinema’s room of the museum
  • 5.30pm : Concert of the Choeur de la Vallée d’Aulps – Thêatre de Verdure
  • 6.15pm : Musical aperitif – Place Limonaire