Cardboard and Printing Museum VALRéAS

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Open all year long. Closed on Tuesdays and Sunday mornings. Winter hours: 10 to 12 and 2 to 5pm. April to October: 10 to 12 and 3 to 6.

This County Museum, unique in France, tells the story of the production and printing methods used for cardboard packaging, from the mid-19th century to the present. Learn all about the famous 'draft' boxes for silk worms, invented for trade in the silkworm business. Cardboard packaging for the perfume industry, pharmacy, jewels, candies. Also lithographs, reproduction of a printing workshop. Come discover an industry which enjoyed worldwide fame in the early 20th century, and which still thrives today. Every year, there is a new temporary exhibit. The museum also has a bookshop and gift shop.
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3 avenue Maréchal Foch
84600  Valréas
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T. 04 90 35 58 75
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Longitude: 4.98746
Latitude: 44.382666