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Les mardis de Mont-Dauphin

Mondays in Mont-Dauphin

Entertainment/recreation, Guided tour, Historic in Mont-Dauphin
  • Come and marvel at the unusual visits and walks of the Place Forte of Mont-Dauphin proposed by the enthusiasts of the Comité de soutien Unesco Mont-Dauphin.

  • At 9 a.m., "Mont-Dauphin, a dissuasive site": it was on the advice of Marshal de Catinat that Vauban proposed to Louis XIV, in 1692, the project to fortify the oppidum of Mont-Dauphin. From the hillock behind the church, we will make you imagine the plateau before Vauban. Then, by
    the different fronts, we will make you understand the objectives of the different batteries. We will show you how Mont-Dauphin has adapted to the evolution of the power of artillery. We will finish in front of the...
    At 9 a.m., "Mont-Dauphin, a dissuasive site": it was on the advice of Marshal de Catinat that Vauban proposed to Louis XIV, in 1692, the project to fortify the oppidum of Mont-Dauphin. From the hillock behind the church, we will make you imagine the plateau before Vauban. Then, by
    the different fronts, we will make you understand the objectives of the different batteries. We will show you how Mont-Dauphin has adapted to the evolution of the power of artillery. We will finish in front of the remains of the west wing of the arsenal bombed in June 1940.
    Meeting point at 9 am in front of the church for a walk of 2 hours 30 to 3 hours (total difference in height 120 m, come with walking shoes, a cap, a bottle of water and a small snack).
    Reservation by SMS at 06 47 95 99 51 or asso.montdauphinonesco@orange.fr
    Financial participation: 8€ for non-members of the committee (committee membership 10€).
    At 6 pm, visit of the city "a city in the middle of the
    garrison". Vauban wanted an important city in the middle of the garrison. But the government never gave the means to this city to develop. There was no important garrison permanently, so the fortress was used for
    everything. After a general presentation, visit of the village by stopping in front of
    houses and fountains that bear witness to the village's past, its difficulties in
    the village's past and its difficulties in living without a garrison.
    Meeting point at 6 pm in front of the church for a 1 hour 30 minute walk.
    Reservation by SMS at 06 47 95 99 51 or asso.montdauphinonesco@orange.fr
    Financial participation: 5€ for non-members of the committee (committee membership 10€).

    Meet in front of the church.
  • Spoken languages
    • French
  • Documentation
  • Rates
    A financial participation of 5€ is advised for these visits.
    Registration by appointment by text or phone at 06 47 95 99 51 or on the association's email.
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