Port Louis-Conferences

Thursday 05 April at 17h30

Programming 2018
  • Thursday 05 of 17:30 à 19:00
  • Thursday 03 of 17:30 à 19:00
  • Thursday 07 of 17:30 à 19:00

Conferences / Debates

© National Museum of the Navy

Conference series of the Friends of the Marine Museum

  • Thursday 5 April 2018 to 17h30: The defense of the coasts of Vauban to the Empire
  • Thursday 3 May 2018 to 17h30: The Battle of the Cardinals
  • Thursday 7 June 2018 to 17h30: Defending the islands in modern times - The case of Belle-Ile

Detailed program


Thursday April 5 2018 to 17h30

The defense of the coasts of Vauban to the Empire

By Jean-Yves Besselièvre, administrator of the Musée de la Marine Brest

Thursday May 3 2018 to 17h30

The battle of the cardinals

By Guy Le Moing, sailor, scientist, historian and writer. Member of the Academy of Arts and Sciences of the Sea.

Thursday June 7 2018 to 17h30

Defending islands in modern times - The case of Belle-Ile

By Christophe Cérino, research engineer in maritime history, president and founder of the submarine museum in Lorient

Useful information

Médiathèque of Port-Louis
57 Grand'Rue
56290 Port Louis

Free admission, subject to availability

Information and reservations at 02 97 82 56 72 or by email at: port-louis@musee-marine.fr


Port Louis - Marine Museum

Located on the Atlantic entrance of the Narrows, which controls the port of Lorient, the citadel of Port Louis is a fascinating site.

Port Louis - Useful Information

Due to construction, the museum is closed until March 22 included. See you Friday 23 march.




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Port Louis - The Citadel unusual [guided tour]

Every Monday, Thursday, April Fridays from April 09.
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