Located in the birthplace of the Montgolfier brothers , inventors of the balloon ( hot air balloon ), the museum occupies a building in the heart of the old Royal Factory , which has seen all the changes in this business. Organized on four levels , it combines documents, reconstructions equipment. The visitor passes vaulted the eighteenth century to the twentieth century bourgeois apartment rooms .
only museum in the world with a machine animated paper " size" , it allows everyone to put his feet in the footsteps of the papermakers of yesteryear.
During the tour, you will attend the manufacture of a sheet of paper in his hand , his printing; models and operating machines immerse you in the audio and visual papermaking universe.
Video and 10 rooms revive stationery, its history, techniques, social life, the inventive genius of Canson and Montgolfier not forget Marc Seguin : you visit a paper laboratory, sales office 1900.
Information on Canson & Montgolfier Paper Museum
Musée des Paperteries Canson & Montgolfier
Rue de Vidalon - 07100 Annonay - France
+33 4 75 69 88 00