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Le Bassin Minier fête le Patrimoine mondial

Friday 28 Jun
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Address Site minier de Wallers-Arenberg Rue Michel Rondet 59135 Wallers
On the occasion of the 7th anniversary of its UNESCO World Heritage inscription, the Mining Basin is celebrating! From Friday, June 28 to Sunday, June 30, 2019, enjoy a weekend of visits, shows and activities to discover the riches of the mining heritage. Download the program quickly! Among the highlights, do not miss out on La Porte du Hainaut: TREASURY HUNT: Organized by the Association of defense and enhancement of heritage and in partnership with the city of Wallers-Arenberg, this treasure hunt will propose to discover the wealth and diversity of heritage Wallers-Arenberg. For all ages, discover with family, while having fun, the jewels of the town. Sunday, June 30 from 2 pm to 5 pm Mining Site, rue Michel Rondet 59135 WALLERS-ARENBERG Information: Association for the Defense and Promotion of Heritage, Mr. Thierry COTTEL Free. A MINING BASIN MUSEUM: FREE GUIDED TOURS / FREE VISITS at the DENAIN Municipal Museum of Local History, Place Wilson - Musée de France - Friday, June 28, 2019 at 5 pm / Open from 2 pm to 6 pm - Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 4 pm to 6 pm - Sunday, June 30 at 10:30 am / Open from 10 am to 12 pm Museum of Local History, the Municipal Museum of Denain presents collections that evoke different aspects of the Mining Basin, including the the work of men and their expression, whether trade union or artistic. Jules Mousseron is particularly honored with a digital device that makes his poems and his words heard. Guided tours are accompanied by the curator of the museum and the association of friends of the museum. See also: Exhibitions on the mining habitat and the mine in the media library. For more information: Denain Museum - - +33 (0) 3 27 24 52 71. Free admission, free visit. MINES OF BOOKS: ACCESS TO MEDIATRIC Jacques Prévert of DENAIN, 146 rue de Villars From June 22 to July 2 at opening hours: Monday: 2 pm - 6 pm Tuesday: 10 am - 1 pm / 3 pm - 6 pm Wednesday : 10 am - noon / 1:30 pm - 6 pm Thursday: 3 pm 6 pm Friday: 1 pm - 6:30 pm The Jacques Prévert library in Denain offers readers a collection of recent and important books, notably on the theme of the mine and on the minor turned poet, Jules Mousseron. It also offers fund development and showcases for the oldest works. This proposal echoes the collections of the municipal museum of Denain - Musée de France. For more information: Media library of Denain - - +33 (0) 3 27 32 56 04. Free admission - Free visit. THE MINING HABITAT: ACCESS TO THE MEDIATHÉQUE Jacques Prévert of DENAIN, 146 rue de Villars From June 22 to July 2 at opening hours: Monday: 2 pm - 6 pm Tuesday: 10 am - 1 pm / 3 pm - 6 pm Wednesday: 10 am - noon / 1:30 pm - 6 pm Thursday: 3 pm - 6 pm Friday: 1 pm - 6:30 pm Saturday: 10 am - 12:30 pm / 2 pm - 6 pm At the Jacques Prévert library in Denain, the Association des friends of the museum of local history and archeology Denain offers an exhibition-folder on the mining habitat of Denain. This exhibition is complementary to the proposals of the media library (Mine of books) and the municipal museum of Denain (A museum of the mining basin in Denain). For more information: Denain Museum - - +33 (0) 3 27 24 52 71 Free admission - Free visit. VISIT RUNNING: Sunday, June 30, at 9:30. This tour combines jogging and the discovery of a city. The activity consists of visiting, playing the tourist while running! The course is led by a runner-guide, Denis MENIGAULT accustomed to great European marathons, who knows well the site and the city Sabatier, its spaces and its neighborhoods passable for running. It's also an opportunity to take a fresh look at your familiar environment or not. This course remains a discovery walk accessible to everyone, even beginners! A late-night snack will be offered at the Etoile bar at the Parc Loisirs et Nature in La Porte du Hainaut. Departure and return to the Leisure and Nature Park of La Porte du Hainaut Course: 8 to 10 km - Duration: 1h30 race + refueling 20 people maximum. Reservation required at the Tourist Office of La Porte du Hainaut +33 (0) 3 27 48 39 65 or GUIDED TOUR FROM SHADOW TO LIGHT: Sunday, June 30, at 14:30 or 15:30. Since its closure in 1989, the Wallers-Arenberg mine site, saved from destruction, has begun its conversion to become a center of excellence in image and digital media.Sunday, June 30 at 14:30 or 15:30, with the guided tour From Shadow to Light, come (re) discover the evolution of the site, the project of opening a pit at the end of the nineteenth century to today 'hui. Dark galleries in the spotlight, visit the pit tile or the compressor room where the Polytechnic University of Hauts-de-France has installed its research laboratory DeVisu. Appointment: Tourist Office La Porte du Hainaut - rue Michel Rondet. Without reservation - 25 pers maximum - duration: 1h00. Full price: € 5 per person. Reduced price: € 4 for teenagers aged 12 to 18, spa guests * and holders of the ambassador * card of La Porte du Hainaut Tourist Office. Free admission is granted to children under 12 and the day of your birthday * (* under proof of receipt). More information at the Tourist Office of La Porte du Hainaut at +323 (0) 3 27 48 39 65 or