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Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye, Musée Colette
A printing museum.
Saint-Sauveur-en-Puiaye offers an extraordinary art museum dedicated to the writings and person of Colette, one of the most remarkable figures in French literature.

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A collection of Japanese engravings given to the department; Claude Farrère, Colette's friend and a friend of Japan, and a couple of artists, Balata and Jullien, set this all up, such are the ingredients of the new installation presented by the Colette Museum, poetic, exotic and literary pictures.

Knowledge base
To discover the national collections, you can access the databases of the Ministry of Culture :

Joconde database
Practical information
Musée Colette
89520 Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye

tel. : 03 86 45 61 95
fax : 03 86 45 55 84

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documentation room - drinks
from 1st April to 31 October: every day from 10am to 6pm, except Tuesday
from 1st November to 31 March: from 2pm to 6pm
School holidays (all zones): weekends, holidays and by appointment for groups between 2pm and 6pm.

Entrance fees
Adults: 4,27 €
Senior citizens card: 3,35 €
Students: 1,52 €

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Also at the museum

A literary tea room
The museums holds a literary tea party of Colette.
Study centre
A permanent study centre exhibits the works of illustrators, sculptors and photographers who have worked for it.