The version of your Internet browser browser name is too old to make the best of Citibreak.
We recommend that you use another Internet browser or make an update of your current one by clicking on this link


Saint-Calais | Archéologie - Beaux-Arts - Sciences de la nature
Free Admission
Visit the museum library of Saint-Calais, it is above all feel the atmosphere of a very special place kept intact, between science and curiosities of 19 and early 20th century: the cabinet of natural history Cottereau Elie, a donor who has lend his art taxidermist botanist and conservation of the finest specimens of fauna and flora and the local office of the Travel Gigault BEDOLLIERE, against an admiral and commander of the squadron of the Far East who bequeathed a rich shroud-saint-calaiscollection catch distant lands, including trophies and products colonial Asia, West Africa or the Americas.

Finally, the presence there of a precious fabric called "Shroud of Saint-Calais" to have wrapped the relics of Carilephus, founder of the abbey, symbolizes both very origins of Saint-Calais: the religious origins and its legacy revolutionary.

Closed for the day

Click on a calendar date to display the venue opening time

Other information

Contact details

  • Name: Bibliothèque-Musée
  • Address: Place de l'hôtel de ville - 72120 - Saint-Calais - France
  • Phone: (33) 02 43 35 63 03

No review posted for this venue