Heritage in summer

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Pere Delavay’s botanical Garden

Take a 19th-century botanist and priest from Les Gets, add three missions to China to search for a sacred plant, plus a few hazardous voyages, and the result is the Delavay Gardens. This unique collection of plants is an authentic showcase for our living heritage.

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Notre Dame de Lourdes Chapel

This small chapel, isolated in the Mouilles hamlet, was built in 1871 by the reverend priest Joseph Marie Delavay, to ask to the Virgin of the Mouilles to protect and cure his brother from the plague, the priest Jean-Marie Delavay.

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Mechanical Music Museum

Come to discover the incredible mechanical instruments collection of the museum. More than 900 pieces are exposed : carillons, clocks, music boxes, orchestrions, mechanical pianos, stringed instruments, barrel organs, automates, phonographes…

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Aeolian Philharmonic Organ

A unique mechanical music instrument in Europe. Listed historical monument.

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Church “Notre Dame de la Nativité”

Rebuilt in 1895, Notre Dame de la Nativité contain some exceptional art works.

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Moudon Chapel

First religious edifice of Les Gets once surrounded by a cemetery. Built on St Théodule patronage, the construction date being really old, is unfortunately unknown.

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Hand-crafted pottery

In the studio, Anouk et Nathalie create useful and decorative ‘Made in Les Gets’ pieces. Free tour of the workshop and the adjoining sheepfold (lambs from February) every Friday morning at 10:30am (booking required).