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Musée de la Musique Mécanique


Building a:
-The Music Lounge
-The room with music boxes
-The concert hall
-The Guinguette and the Cabaret

Building B:
-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.

800 exhibits are displayed in the context of their historical period:
-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 : Mechanical Music at Montmartre

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.

From 22/12/2019 to 01/05/2020 between 2.15 pm and 7.15 pm.
Closed on Saturday.
Closed exceptionally on December 25th.
Closed on the 25th December (open in case of bad weather).

Adult: from 6 € (12,50€ to visit both buildings)
Child (16 years): from 3.50 € (8,50€ to visit both buildings)
Large family: from 35 €.

Group rate available for > 20 people.

Appointments for groups with possibility of morning visits. For the price please see with the Museum.
Free with Multipass.

Suitable for:

  • Children
  • Groupe (EN)
  • Groupe scolaire (EN)
  • Students
  • High school

Adapted tourism:

  • Hearing disability
  • Mental disability
  • Visual disability

Spoken languages:

  • English
  • French
  • Italian


  • Guided individual tours
  • Unguided group tours
  • Guided group tours
  • Educational visits
  • Themed tour
  • Shop
  • Set down on-site for groups
  • Permanent entertainments organiser
  • Tourist brochures
  • Tourist information
  • Guided tours
  • Unguided individual tours
Musée de la Musique Mécanique

Place in pictures

294 rue du Vieux Village
74260 LES GETS

Phone: 04 50 79 85 75