A season at the museum

Conferences

« Jérémie Jacques Oberlin (1735-1806), l’auteur oublié aux ouvrages immortels »

Jean-Robert Rinderknecht, pastor

For health reasons, conference scheduled for Mr Jean-Rober Rinderknecht on August 08, 2021 had to be cancelled. We are looking into finding an alternative date for the event. New dates will be sent to you in due course. Thank you for your understanding.

Sunday 8 August at 5 p.m. – rescheduled

Free entry

« Un livre mythique, l’Hortus Deliciarum »

Marie-Thérèse Fischer, historian

For health reasons, conference scheduled for Mrs Marie-Thérèse Fischer on August 22, 2021 had to be cancelled. We are looking into finding an alternative date for the event. New dates will be sent to you in due course. Thank you for your understanding.

Sunday 22 August at 5 p.m. – rescheduled

Free entry

« Histoire et actualité du papier »

Bertrand Magar, bookbinder

Sunday 19 September at 5 p.m.

Free entry

Exhibition

« The Knitting Stoves 250 Years – Dreaming Education »

Until 30th December 2020

Free entry

Pleasant Trails

Discover the history of the sites associated with J.F. Oberlin, from a different perspective.

Wednesdays 29 July; 5 and 19 August from 2 pm to 5 pm.

Meet at the museum. Walking shoes required.

Registration at the tourist office of Schirmeck.

Walk & Talk

Discovering J.F. Oberlin, off the beaten path.

Monday 8 July from 2 pm to 5 pm.

Suitable for everyone. Meet at the museum. Walking shoes required.

The imaginary outdoor library trail

Discovery trail using the museum’s NFC app

Guided tour

Price: full price €8, reduced rate: €4

On the 3rd Sunday of the month at 3 pm. Length: 1.5 h.

Museum admission included.

Encounters

Informal conversation with booklovers (5 – 6.30 p.m.)

Philippe Lutz

Librarian and writer

Sunday 1st August at 5 p.m.

Free admission

 

 

Micaëla Sissler

author of children’s picture books

Sunday 15 August at 5 p.m.

Free admission

Damien Schitter

graphic artist

Sunday 26 September at 5 p.m.

Free admission

Willy Hahn et Lisa Pfister

Booksellers

Sunday 10 October at 5 p.m.

Free admission

Adults

Words from your own pen

Guided by journalists, gain the confidence to write. All that counts is imagination and style!

With Aurélie Feix

Fridays 9, 16, 30 July and 13 August from 3 to 4.30 p.m.

With Odile Lacaf

Fridays 23 July from 3 to 4.30 p.m.

Registration required. Price: €8

“Tell me a story”

Discover the art of narration and learn how to tell incredible stories.

Saturday 20 November from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Registration required. Price: €10

Never-ending books

Boxes, paper folding, display boxes and more tell a different story of the afterlife of books destined to be pulped.

Saturday 4 December from 2 p.m. at 5 p.m.

Registration required. Price: €10

Guided tour

Price: full price €8, reduced rate: €4

On the 3rd Sunday of the month at 3 pm. Length: 1.5 h.

Museum admission included.

Exhibition

« The Knitting Stoves 250 Years – Dreaming Education »

Until 30th December 2021

Free entry

“Book swap shop”

2 and 3 October from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Come and swap your gardening books and plant guides and find new inspiration!

Pleasurable Paths

Discover in stories all the places linked to Oberlin’s own story.

July 14th, 26th; August 11th, 25th from 2 to 5pm

European heritage days

18th and 19 th September from 10pam to 7pm

Free admission

Pleasant Trails

Discover the history of the sites associated with J.F. Oberlin, from a different perspective.

Wednesdays 10 and 24 July; 14 and 21 August from 2 pm to 5 pm

Meet at the museum. Walking shoes required.

Cold Case at the Museum

Is the criminal hiding among the witnesses?

On Friday 26 July, 30 August and 25 October starting at 8 pm. Length: 1.5 h. Children 10 and up.

Price: adults €6 / children €4 / Family Pass €15 (museum admission included)

Families

Book trafficking

Some books have vanished. Try your sleuthing skills in the gardens and if you find them, the books will be yours!

Every Wednesday (July – August) from 2 to 6 p.m.

1h. Family Pass: €20/Adults: €7/Children: €5

A family likeness!

Workshop to create a book telling your family story, working from genealogical information, anecdotes, souvenirs, drawings, etc.

Every Monday and Friday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. during the autumn holidays.

2h. Registration required. Family Pass: €20.

Pages for a tree!

Create a Christmas tree with all that books have to offer.

Saturdays 11 and 18 December from 2 p.m to 4 p.m.

Registration required. Family Pass: €20. Adults: €7/Children: €5

Pleasurable Paths

Discover in stories all the places linked to Oberlin’s own story.

July 14th, 26th; August 11th, 25th from 2 to 5pm

Exhibition

« The Knitting Stoves 250 Years – Dreaming Education »

Until 30th December 2021

Free entry

European heritage days

18th and 19 th September from 10pam to 7pm

Free admission

“Book swap shop”

2 and 3 October from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Come and swap your gardening books and plant guides and find new inspiration!

Youth

What’s your colour?

Workshop for old crayons and young artists.

Every Monday (July – August) from 3 p.m.to 5 p.m.

Ages 4 and up. Price: €7

A story of landforms!

Create a big pop-up book of bad weather? Now there’s an original idea!

Every Thursday (July – August) from 3 p.m.to 5 p.m.

Ages 8 and up. Price: €7