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Musée de l'Ecole d'Autrefois

OpenFrom 01 January 2018 to 31 December 2018
The school is not over! Since 1982, the first acquisitions for personal equipment and antiques. During the summer of 1997, birth of the Association "The school, reconstructed past." Come relive the heyday of old school through its museum ...
Since then, numerous events were organized: evenings reading, spelling bees, math, special exhibitions in 1997 "school notebooks" in 1998 "one hundred years of school furniture" in 2001 "sanctions and rewards." The Museum School is opened past June 25, 2005 by Michel Mayor FUILLET L'Isle-sur-Sorgue, Vice-President of the General Council of Vaucluse, in the associative space of the city, that he has since left to integrate the premises of the old school of Saint Antoine. Over the years, acquisitions are becoming more numerous and frequent donations are: small equipment to individual pieces of furniture, the stove to the school photographs, the book ... the book including rare coins and documents exceptional .. The desk of the master or mistress is installed in the old-fashioned way, on a platform to dominate the classroom and reinforce the authority. It is painted black as in the late nineteenth or early twentieth and a hole for the ink (red ink, of course for corrections).The blackboard is on foot and date from the same period, old cabinets adorn the classroom walls. A stove and coal reserves to complete this room furniture. Well disparate that this kind of furniture has often coexisted in the school premises, witnessed a period where financial means were limited. One can also find a presentation of the chronological development of school furniture from 1880 to 1980. It shows a great diversity of students office, diversity in form, materials and types of manufacture (homemade or industrial). Many wall panels to decorate the educational goals two rooms. Free up to 10 years. Dictated every 1st Saturday of the month at 15h.

ContactMusée de l'Ecole d'Autrefois, 54 chemin de l'Ecole de Saint-Antoine84800 L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue