Sunday 18 September 2022, 10:00, 14:00Passed
September 2022
Sunday 18
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00
Accessible to the intellectually impaired
Accessible to the hearing impaired
Accessible to the visually impaired
Accessible to the psychic impaired
Accessible to the motor impaired
7 to 99 years old

Archives départementales de la Somme

61 rue Saint-Fuscien - 80000 Amiens
  • Somme
  • Hauts-de-France

Exhibition "A bicycle"

History of bicycle manufacturing and use in the Somme
Sunday 18 September 2022, 10:00, 14:00Passed
Archives de la Somme

At a time when the department of the Somme is labeled Somme Terre de jeux 2024, the new exhibition of the Archives of the Somme presents the rich cycling history of the department through a hundred unpublished historical documents.

Visitors will have the opportunity to discover the great Samarian tradition of bicycle construction thanks to the commercial posters of the houses Strock, Hurtu, Rochet, etc. and especially those of the Industrial Society of Albert.

Types d'événement
Thème 2022
Patrimoine durable
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About the location

Archives départementales de la Somme
61 rue Saint-Fuscien - 80000 Amiens
  • Somme
  • Hauts-de-France
First installed(settled) in the Hotel of Feuillants, today Hotel of the Department, archives were transferred Street Gaulthier de Rumilly. It is in 1981 when the General Council acquires a part(party) of the old(former) monastery of Visitandines, builds between 1830 and 1856 by the architect Herbault, to instal(settle) there, after two years works and arrangement(development), Departmental archives. The preservation of archives serves numerous interests: answer needs for the administration, justify rights and duties of persons and institutions, public or private, safeguard the written and iconographic memory of the department.
Édifice religieux, Archives, Musée, salle d'exposition, Villes et Pays d'art et d'histoire, Monument historique