Cardboard and printing Museum

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This County Museum, unique in France, tells the story of the production and printing methods used for cardboard packaging in cardboard capital Valréas, from the mid-19th Century to the present.
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Learn all about the famous 'draft' boxes invented for trade in the silkworm business, as well as cardboard packaging for the perfume industry, pharmacy, jewellery, and confectionary, lithographs, and reproduction of a printing workshop. Come and discover an industry which enjoyed worldwide fame in the early 20th century, and which still thrives today.

Every year, there is a new temporary exhibition. The museum also has a bookshop and gift shop.

Free entry for disabled persons and under 18's.

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Dates and times

From 15/06 to 31/10/2021
Opening hours on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 10 am and 1 pm and between 2.30 pm and 6 pm.
Closed Monday and Sunday.

Methods of payment

  • Cheque
  • Cash


Reduced price: 3 €
Adult: from 5 €
Student: 3 €
Group adults: 2 to 5 €.

Free entry for children < 18 years, mountain guides, the drivers, Job-seeker, people with reduced mobility.
Group rate available for > 10 people.

Free the first Sunday of each month.

Languages spoken

  • French


Cardboard and printing Museum
3 avenue Maréchal Foch
84600 Valréas
Tel : View number 04 90 35 58 75
E-Mail :
Website :


Longitude : 4.98746
Latitude : 44.382666

Did you know?

This site is included in the Vaucluse Provence Pass.