Museum of weapons

Museum of weapons
Museum of weapons

Industrial heritage identity of Tulle, the Museum of Arms created in 1979 by the staff at the Manufacture Nationale d'Armes offers a panorama of the history of French and foreign armament manufacturing with priority given to industrial heritage Tulle identity: the flintlock weapons of various types and models before 1822 including a platinum "made in Tulle" (ca 1693), percussion weapons, weapons in hand, repeating weapons, automatic weapons, swords, numerous accessories ... a wealth of collections, a unique set of credentials. The Arms Museum has two very specific collections: a fund of 376 weapons from the Army Museum (Paris) on deposit by agreement in 1999 and a tulle funds of hundreds of guns, knives and many accessories like tubes, corridors, chargers, faceplates tulle ... The jewels of industrial heritage are preparing for highlighting with the development of a cultural and scientific project.

Open Tuesday to Saturday, 2-6pm. Closed on 1 May, Ascension Thursday, 1 November and from 25 December to 2 January. Entrance free.

Contact information

1 rue du 9 Juin 1944
19000 TULLE
Tel. : 05 55 26 22 15
Fax : 05 55 20 28 82
Email : musee.armes@ville-tulle.fr
Website : http://culture.ville-tulle.fr/culture/musees-et-archives/musee-des-armes

Contact

1 rue du 9 Juin 1944
19000 TULLE
Tel. : 05 55 26 22 15
Email : musee.armes@ville-tulle.fr
Website : http://culture.ville-tulle.fr/culture/musees-et-archives/musee-des-armes

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