All the visits of the Hat museum are guided in the technical part (presentation of the stages to make a felt hat from the rabbit hair):
- From tuesday to sunday : at 14:15, 15:00, 15:45 and 16:30.
- On public holidays at 14:15, 15h15 and 16:15.
Duration: 1h30. 1h of guided visit (including the hat-making demonstration) and 30 mn of free visit (synergetic trades and fashion gallery).
For practical informations, please click here.
The museography interacts constantly between the building and the hat.
We will present you the stages to make a felt hat from rabbit hair with functioning machines and hat-making demonstration ; ant the synergetic trades: milliner, hat blocker, hat retailer, gilder.
The fashion gallery
presents hats in history from the Middle Ages to haute-couture creations: more than 400 headdresses exposed including models from Jean Paul Gaultier, Yves Saint Laurent, Pierre Cardin, Paco Rabanne, Hermes, ... and you can also try some hats and take a picture !Since 2013, the Hat Museum has been committed in a recognized QUALITE TOURISM™ approach through the "Qualité Tourisme" (QT) national brand issued by the State in order to give visitors an optimal level of satisfaction with its services (reception, visits, shop, ...). After your visit, you can fill a satisaction questionnaire by clicking here.