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

Fond of Art ? Before starting your visit of the Village des Métiers d’Art de Desvres (Desvres Craft Professions Village), check our prices: they are determined on the basis of your visitor profile (Adult, Under-6 or Young Person).

 

Public pricesPrice, inclusive of tax
‘Retrospective’ exhibition
Adults €3.50
Children 6/18 years and students €2.50
Family package (2 adults and 2 children) €8.00
Under-6s Free
Group guided visit (10 people and above)
Adults €5.00
Children 6/18 years and students €3.50
Guided visit including a workshop (10 people and above)
Adults depending on type of workshop
Children 6/18 years and students depending on type of workshop
See all the ‘introduction to crafts’ workshops and prices

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 :
  • Thursday 1st November 2012
  • Tuesday 25th December 2012
  • Tuesday 1st January 2013