Port Louis - The citadel celebrates its 400 years

From July 17 to August 15 the Citadel is waiting for you on its birthday

Programming 2018
July
  • Du 17 / 07 / 18 au 31 / 07 / 18
August
  • Du 01 / 08 / 18 au 15 / 08 / 18

 

The citadel is waiting for you on its birthday!

© Michel Le Coz

 

The 17 July 1618, Louis XIII orders the reconstruction of the citadel to serve the defense of the harbor. He also transformed Blavet into a royal city and renamed it Port Louis. 400 years later, the Navy Museum celebrates this anniversary with a rich schedule.

In the program :

Bagad Sonerien Lann-Bihoué concert

Tuesday July 17
The bagad will sound the stones of the citadel for a friendly moment.

The Reuz Machine, sound installation

Of the 17 22 July

Cape and Sword Shows

From 17 to 18 July and 16 to 17 August

Dive into the heart of the past: initiation to fencing, cloak and sword shows, discovery of life in the seventeenth century. Passdarm Companies and Scenes

Breton traditional games and tournaments

From 19 to 20 July and 13 to 14 August
Animations by the Falsab Company

The visits Clemence de Clamard

Thursday 19 July and Wednesday 15 August
With Clémence de Clamart, a colorful character, discover the citadel. Company King Zizo.

Festival "Stones Speak in Brittany"

Friday July 20
14h30 workshop to 16h30 (limited to 12 people)
Show from 17h

Burlesque circus "Between zist and gesture"

Monday August 13
Two acrobats enter the track for a number of acrobatic scopes, but a doubt is invited in their sequence, resulting in a succession of misunderstandings. Company Content for little.

The guided tours of Jérôme Poulain

Tuesday 14 August
Mixing the true and the false, Jérôme Poulain's guided counter visits will make you discover the citadel differently. Joseph K. Company

All detailed programming is here

 

Useful information

Price:

Full price 8 €
Reduced price 6.30 €
Free for less than 26 years
Rates subject to change

Schedules
Every day from 10h to 18h30

Address and access
Musée national de la Marine
Citadel of Port-Louis

56290 Port Louis
Bus: 71 and 72 lines

Batobus: 11 and 15 lines (in summer)

Information on 02 97 82 56 72 or by mail at: port-louis@musee-marine.fr

 

Port Louis - Useful Information

May-August: daily: 10h-18h30.

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Port Louis - bagad SONERIEN LANN-BIHOUE [concert]

Tuesday 17 July at 11h30 and 15h30
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Port Louis - The Reuz Machine

From 17 to 22 July all day reveal the music in you!
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Port Louis - Passdarm and Scenes

Tuesday 17 and Wednesday 18 July and Thursday 16 and Friday 17 August
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Port Louis - Traditional Breton Games

Thursday 19 and Friday 20 July and Monday 13 and Tuesday 14 August
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Port Louis - Visits Clemence de Clamard

Thursday 19 July and Wednesday 15 August at 11h30 and 15h30
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Port-Louis - Festival the Stones speak [show]

Friday 20 July, 14h30 Workshop at 16h30 (limited to 12 people), show from 17h
 
 
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Port Louis - Cirque Content Pour Peu

Monday August 13 to 14h and 16h30
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Port-Louis - The guided tours of Jérôme Poulain

Tuesday 14 August at 14h and 16h30
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