Pavillon Stéphane Hessel

at Gaillard

chateau (2).jpgMairie de Gaillard
Exposition M. BlancMairie de Gaillard
Vue environnement ChâteauMairie de Gaillard
Salle du ConseilMairie de Gaillard
Cave voutéeMairie de Gaillard
Entrée Pavillon Stéphane HesselMairie de Gaillard
Champ de foire fleuriMairie de Gaillard
  • The suburban building was built above vaulted caves dating back to the Middle Ages. It is used today as an annex to the town hall and hosts occasional exhibitions.

    Dating from the early 19th century, the pavilion is located on the site of the original tower. The building was occupied by Jean Naly during his term as Mayor, from 1888 to 1893. It was then the residence of Antoinette Delorme, a nun in Vallard, who sold it in 1923 to Louis-Alphonse, Prince of Bourbon. The building was then occupied by enemy troops during the Second World War, before being used briefly as a restaurant.
    In 1993, the Town Council decided to acquire the castle, and it became the town hall. A rose garden surrounds it.
    In 2015, the 'Castle' was given the name of Pavillon Stéphane Hessel, in honour of the writer and resistant who had come to Gaillard in 2010 for a conference.
    It now hosts temporary exhibitions and the various rooms are available for rent for private events.
  • Deals
    A magnificent backdrop for photos!
  • Access
    • Public transport at 0 m
  • Environment
    • In the town centre
    • In town
    • Close to a public transportation
  • Spoken languages
    • fr*
  • Activities
    • Concerts
    • Temporary exhibitions
    • Shows
    • Theatre
  • Equipment
    • Toilets
    • Meeting room
    • Parking nearby
    • Dance floor
  • Services
    • Self-guided visits (groups only)
    • Self-guided visits
    • Seminar
  • Rates
  • Free
  • All year
    Opened Everyday
    * The château's surroundings are only accessible when the rose garden is open.
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