Louis Jou, architect of the Livre et des Baux

20 October at 2.00 pm

In the workshop of the master typographer, immerse yourself in the life and work of this illustrious artist from Baux-de-Provence.

Discover printing techniques through demonstrations of printing on the Stanhope presses, the first all-metal models.

Continue with a visit to the Atelier du livre in the Hôtel de Brion just opposite, where old works are restored. Finally, admire the most beautiful copies of Louis Jou’s travelogues.

Visit in French or English
Duration: 2 hours
Maximum 15 people
From 8 years old

Registration the day before at the latest: Tourist Office
Tel +33 (0)4 90 54 34 39 – tourisme@lesbauxdeprovence.com
Mask required


Adults: 10€
Under 18 years: 5€

Practical information

Grand Rue Frédéric Mistral
13520 Les Baux-de-Provence

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Tourist Office

Maison du Roy, Rue Porte Mage,
13520 Les Baux-de-Provence
Tel +33 (0)4 90 54 34 39

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Opening hours
Monday to Friday: 9.30 am to 5.00 pm
Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 10.00 am to 5.30 pm
Closed: 25 December and 1 January