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Musee de la Coutellerie, Thiers
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Musee de la Coutellerie holds demonstration workshops on cutlery manufacturing, from making knives to spoons out of silver and gold. Discover history with an amazing collection of knives from 16th century to the present. Explore two areas of the museum to understand the social and economic history of cutlery and the knife. This is a living heritage museum, because it has demonstration workshops on manufacturing. To visit Musee de la Coutellerie on your holiday in Thiers, and find out what else Thiers has to offer, use our Thiers itinerary builder.
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Petite visite intéressante avec des choses variés a voir. Indispensable lors d'une visite a la découverte de thiers et de son histoire.Small interesting visit with various things to see. Essential during a visit to the discovery of thiers and his history.show original
La fabrication des couteaux et le musé sont extraordinaires , les équipes s'emploient pour rendre très intéressante la fabrication qui est pratiquement identique depuis les origines et où les gestes s... read more »The manufacture of knives and him Museum are extraordinary, teams are working to make very interesting which is practically identical since the origins and manufacturing where the actions are related to the word.. .and where a deafening light and sound is being implemented to make clear to the visitors the reality of the working conditions of the old era, (pay attention to the head coming out of the "cave") the Museum contains an incredible amount of knives in all kind and from all eras sometimes perfectly beautiful, or an incredible originality! Of course you would expect but when even we're surprised we could stay there for hours...show original
Cinq siècles d'artisanat sont présentés dans ce superbe bâtiment. Nous recommandons une visite guidée tant pour le professionnalisme des guides que pour leur gentillesse. Le visiteur pourra agréableme... read more »Five centuries of craft are presented in this beautiful building. We recommend a visit guided both the professionalism of the guides for their kindness. Pleasantly, the visitor will be able to complete the visit to the Museum by the discovery of the Valley of mills and the purchase of the very beautiful knives offered by the craftsmen of the city.show original
Vincent GodementMuseum which traces the history of the knife perfectly in Thiers, and plunges us beautifully in the atmosphere of the manufacture of the past. The crafts which ends the visit with explanations and demonstrations of manufacturing is an enthusiast, and his contact is very rewarding. Don't miss it under any pretext, the history of this work has begun centuries ago, but is still well and truly alive!show original
Kevin GautreauVery nice.show original
Laurent NotebVery beautiful pieces exposed for lovers (or not) of the art of cutleryshow original
Nicolas SCHMITPretty exposed partsshow original
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