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Halle du verre

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In the heart of « Pic Saint-Loup »’s vineyards, the Halle du Verre is a unique site in France which recounts the glass’ history and its techniques from antiquity up to now, about 4 000 years of a singular know-how. An interactive course invites you to discover the origins of the blown glass, the Mediterranean glass’ trade during the Antiquity, and the local epic of the “glassblowers” from the middle-age to the French Revolution…

Since 2013, the Halle du Verre is member of the “Sites of exception in Languedoc”. This network gathers prestigious sites and tourist professionals who share the same quality requirements in terms of reception and cultural diffusion.

Plus d'infos sur...

  • Land of glass tradition

    During the 12th century the glassblowers settled on the Orthus land. In compensation for their service in the (...)
  • A museum unique in France

    On the ground floor, a permanent exhibition space relates the glass’ history and the evolution of the techniques (...)
  • Temporary exhibitions

    On the first floor, a space is dedicated to temporary exhibitions about contemporary and historic glass… Next (...)
  • Demonstrations & glass’art’s shop

    In the museum’s workshop, a glassworker offers you spectacular demonstrations. In the heart of the exhibitions, he’s (...)
  • Fares and opening hours

    From May 3th to November 30th 2017, discover the new extraordinary exhibition. The entrance allows you to visit the (...)

Coordonnées

Coordonnées

Halle du Verre
50 avenue du Nouveau Monde
34270 Claret
Tél. : 04 67 59 06 39