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MANUFACTURE NATIONALE DE LA SAVONNERIE, ATELIER DE LODEVE

Industrial visit in Lodève
  • An extension to the Savonnerie, the royal and then national carpet manufacturer dating back to Henri IV, it was named after the former soap manufacturer that Louis XIII set up in 1627. The Lodève workshop was opened in 1966 and moved into new buildings in 1990. The workshop produces carpets by contemporary artists such as Paulin, Hajdu, Lalane and Morellet and reproduces carpets from the 17th to 19th centuries. The carpets are sent to the Mobilier National to be distributed to the offices of...
    An extension to the Savonnerie, the royal and then national carpet manufacturer dating back to Henri IV, it was named after the former soap manufacturer that Louis XIII set up in 1627. The Lodève workshop was opened in 1966 and moved into new buildings in 1990. The workshop produces carpets by contemporary artists such as Paulin, Hajdu, Lalane and Morellet and reproduces carpets from the 17th to 19th centuries. The carpets are sent to the Mobilier National to be distributed to the offices of official building such as embassies, ministries and the Elysée Palace.
  • Access
    • Motorway  :  A75 sortie 53 Lodève at 500 m
    • Town/village  :  Lodève at 0 m
    • Bus station  :  Lodève
  • Environment
    • Town  :  Lodève
    • More than 20 km from Montpellier
    • Shops  :  Super U
  • Spoken languages
    • French
    • English
  • Groups (Max capacity)
    • 5  Person (s) mini
    • 25  Maximum number of people
Services
  • Accessibility
    • Reception of disabled persons
  • Equipment
    • Air conditioning
    • Film projection room
Rates
Payment methods
  • Cheques and postal orders (F)
  • Cash
Openings
Openings
  • All year 2024
  • From December 23, 2024 until December 29, 2024
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