Guided Tour

Guided tours take place every Wednesday and Saturday at 2pm

Price: 3 € + entrance fee

Participants must register by sending an email to the following address: accueil@lesabattoirs.org

The number of registered visitors is limited to a maximum of 25 people.

Until Saturday 4 March 2023 inclusive, the guided tours will focus on the exhibition Niki de Saint-Phalle, The 1980s and 1990s: Art running free.

The tour lasts approximately 1.5 hours. The meeting point is 10 minutes beforehand in the "espace Frac", on your left at the entrance to the museum, where the guide will pick you up.

The museum is wheelchair accessible and can accommodate the disabled and those with reduced mobility. Numerous benches and cane seats are available.

You can extend your discovery of the works of art in the museum's courtyards, which are embellished with a trail of some fifteen sculptures, including a dozen mosaics by Fernand Léger, as well as in the Raymond VI public garden. The latter offers pleasant walks and a breathtaking view of the Garonne and the Bazacle ford.

 

Guided tours by student interns from the Lycée Saint-Sernin

Free of charge and without reservation

Have you got 20 minutes?

From 3.30 to 4.30 pm on Saturdays and Sundays, the mediators invite you to share a moment to observe together one or more specific works from the Niki de Saint Phalle exhibition. The 1980s and 1990s: Art in the Wild.

Within the framework of the partnership established between Les Abattoirs and the Saint-Sernin high school, three students in the Literary Preparatory Course, art history option, offer these mediations on Saturdays and Sundays from October 2022 to March 2023.

- Price: entrance ticket price without supplement

- Groups of up to 25 people, without reservation

- Please arrive 15 minutes before at the ticket office

October :
Saturdays 8, 15, 22
Sundays 9, 16, 23

November :
Saturdays 5, 12, 26
Sundays 6, 13, 27

December :
Saturdays: 3, 10, 17
Sundays: 4, 11, 18

January :
Saturdays: 7, 14, 21, 28
Sundays: 8, 15, 22, 29

February :
Saturdays: 4, 11, 18
Sundays: 5, 12, 19

Free tours Shona Illingworth Topologies of Air

On Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 3pm to 4pm, free of charge and without reservation (subject to availability), you can discover Shona Illingworth's exhibition Topologies of Air. Information at the Abattoirs reception desk.

Saturdays at 3pm
1 October, 15 October, 22 October

Sundays at 3pm
2 October, 16 October

 

Visits for students

A specific mediation for students is proposed on the current exhibitions. A real encounter with the works of art, this meeting is a moment of exchange and sharing.

Price: Admission to the exhibition + €2 on presentation of a student card

- Thursdays (except during school holidays) from 6pm to 7pm, with the museum's guide-lecturer, except on Thursdays 13 October, 20 October, 24 November, 15 December 2022, 16 February, 20 April, 8 June 2023.

 

Tours for the deaf and hard of hearing 

Tours in French sign language (LSF) are available on request: jdalle.art@gmail.com