Musée de l'Illustration Jeunesse

Museum of the illustration installed in a former hotel, built in 1750 and registered as an historic monument, is dedicated to the illustration of books for children, 50 years ago to the present. Open since late 2005, this center to several missions. The first is the preservation and exhibition of original artwork by illustrators of children's books.

The second is to present exhibitions in order to present the cultural and educational activities that are consistent. Finally, the center aims to be recognized by professionals in the illustration, as a place for research and reference in the field. The museum's collections have more than 500 works from over 30 different illustrators. Most of the works, which are originals will be preserved, displayed in order to discover the general public.

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