Once upon a time ... Le Puy-en-Velay in Lights. Impressive nocturnal scenographies which evoke the rich past and the very beautiful history to contemplate in the present and to build for tomorrow...
In preview, the show "Puy de Lumières" returns to Puy-en-Velay, the basin of Puy-en-Velay, and beyond, the department of Haute-Loire: beautiful sources of inspiration to animate these spaces in shows of colors and lights.
- The Cathedral Notre-Dame du Puy
- The Chapel of St Alexis in the courtyard of the Hôtel du Département
- The Rock of Saint-Michel d'Aiguilhe
- The Place du Plot
- The Theater
- The Town Hall
- The Crozatier museum
- The Media Library of Brives-Charensac
- The Old Bridge over the Loire in Brives-Charensac
A tour between the lower and upper town will retrace the history of the city of Le Puy-en-Velay through various themes: volcanism, its history, its culture, its architectural heritage, in a dazzling light scenography.
Take advantage of a stay in Le Puy-en-Velay to discover this marvelous fairy tale show
Arrival and installation at the hotel
Hôtel des Lumières show (schedule: to be defined)
Welcome to the Hôtel des Lumières, the largest digital art center in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region located in the
Hôtel-Dieu Cathedral in Le Puy-en-Velay.
After hosting major exhibitions in partnership with the Louvre in particular, the Hôtel-Dieu, a UNESCO World Heritage Site along with the Cathedral (as part of the pilgrimage route to Santiago de Compostela), is now partly transformed into a digital art center.
The Hôtel des Lumières unveils 3 immersive scenographies thanks to the latest projection technologies and sound design.
At nightfall, the city's monuments are lit up:
A journey of about 1h30 between the lower and upper town will retrace the history of the city through various themes: volcanism, its history, its culture, its architectural heritage, in a dazzling light scenography.
Overnight stay at your hotel
Discover the Crozatier Museum, the exhibition "Self-portraits: from Cézanne to Van Gogh".
It is an exhibition on the theme of self-portraits that is proposed in Puy-en-Velay thanks to the exceptional support of the Orsay Museum. Several museums in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region have also agreed to participate in this project to show the richness of the regional collections. More than 70 works (paintings, sculptures, photographs, prints...) have been brought together (including 40 from the Musée d'Orsay). Among the most famous artists are Gustave Courbet, Camille Pissarro, Paul Cézanne, Vincent Van Gogh...
Open from 11am to 6pm
This price includes per person :
1 night in a hotel***.
The tourist tax
1 art center pass (Hôtel des Lumières + Crozatier Museum)
Reservation required D-10
This price does not include :
transportation on site
Adult: 70 €.
Included in the price
This price includes per person : 1 night in a hotel***. 1 breakfast 1 art center pass (Crozatier Museum + Hôtel des Lumières) The tourist tax
Modes de paiement
- Bank/credit card
From 17/05 to 20/05/2023.