Access

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The VMAD is located in Longfossé in the Pas de Calais. Since it is not yet locatable via GPS, to find us :

  • Travelling from the centre of Desvres : follow signs for the Church and carry straight on for 500m, then turn right. Carry straight on in the direction of Senlecques (railway). As you approach the Point Vert store, turn right, go past it and then at the stop sign turn left. Bear left halfway up the hill.
  • Travelling from the Maison de la Faïence de Desvres : (see attached map)
  • Travelling from Boulogne sur Mer : the D341 or N42, follow signs for Longfossé Desvres, go past the Esso petrol station and carry straight on in the direction of Senlecques. Go straight on at the level crossing, and halfway up the hill (300m), turn left.
  • Travelling from Senlecques : on the D341, carry straight on towards Les Courteaux following signs for Longfossé Desvres. Halfway down the hill, turn right.

If you are travelling from further away :

  • from Lille : 111km, 58km of which are on fast roads / A25 motorway / exit 11 / follow the D642 and then the N42 towards Desvres
  • from Amiens : 121km, 80km of which are on fast roads / A16 motorway / exit 25 / D 303 / D 901 / puis D 215 direction Desvres
  • from Arras : 113km, 87km of which are on fast roads / A26 motorway and then the N42 towards Desvres
  • from Calais : 56km, 38km of which are on fast roads / A16 motorway, exit 31 / the N42 and then the D127 towards Desvres
  • from Brussels : 250km, 229km of which are on fast roads / A10 motorway and then A16 motorway, exit 31 / the N42 and then the D127 towards Desvres
  • from Paris : 252km, 195km of which are on fast roads / A1 motorway and then A16 motorway, exit 25 / the D303 / the D901 / and then the D215 towards Desvres

Prices

It's possible to visit the Desvres Craft Center since 2016. Guided tour are for schools, and adults groups, and it's necessary to book before visit. Feel free to contact us on phone or e-mail if you need any further information.  

Activities Prices / Pers
Tickets 
Building visit No fee
Guided tour for groups (10 people and more)
Adults 5,00 €
Children 6/18 years old 3,50 €
Guided tour with workshop 
Adults contact us
Children 6/18 ans years old 10 €
See activities for schools

Opening times

Opening times

Monday Closed
Tuesday 9.00am – 12 noon => 2.00pm – 6.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am – 12 noon => 2.00pm – 6.00pm
Thursday 9.00am – 12 noon => 2.00pm – 6.00pm
Friday 9.00am – 12 noon => 2.00pm – 6.00pm
Saturday 9.00am – 12 noon => 2.00pm – 6.00pm
    The VMAD is closed on bank holiday