The museum doubled its exhibition space in 2013 and the scenography was completely revisited in 2017 and new pieces are on display this year.
Come (re)discover the rooms of the museum of mechanical music !
-The Music Lounge
-The room with music boxes
-The concert hall
-The Guinguette and the Cabaret
-The funfair and its barrel organs
-The cinema and its organ to accompany silent films
-The speaking machine : during a projection, discover how phonographs work, jukeboxes
-The automates and music toys room
-The workshop: in an old cellar, reconstitution of an old workshop of restoration of instruments.
In the Imperial Gallery, linking the two buildings: Espace Savoie, Espace pédagogique, temporary exhibition and a reconstituted street presents a collection of barrel organs from their origins to the present day.
750 pieces are presented in the context of their time:
-Carillons, clocks, music boxes
-An animated tables and automatons
-Orgues street, dance and riding
-Orchestrelles and orchestrions
-Pianos mechanical and pneumatic
-Phonographs, gramaophones and juke boxes ...
-String instruments: violins, harp, banjo ...
-Automates and animated scenes
Guided tours (Building A), last at 6 pm, (By appointment for groups with possibility to visit in the morning); or free visits (building B)
Temporary exhibition Music M.I.E.L
Mechanical Music Unusual Strange to see Loufoque
From 02/05 to 30/06/2019, daily between 2.15 pm and 7.15 pm.
From 01/07 to 31/08/2019, daily between 10.15 am and 7.15 pm.
From 01/09 to 31/10/2019, daily between 2.15 pm and 7.15 pm.
294 rue du Vieux Village - 74260 - Les Gets