Cultural activities

A selection of cultural activities during your stay in le Pays du Guil.  

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A small selection of cultural activities in le Pays du Guil.  We’ll add more as soon as they are being planned.  

The Musicales Guil Durance, from 26/07/2019 untill 05/08/2019, encounters based on classical music.  A varied programme, more information on this website Musicales Guil Durance.  

The Festival Autour de Brassens is each year a must do event for the fans.  

From 26 till 28 of July 2019 in l’Argentière-la-Bessée

Mont Dauphin, the fortified village has guided tours, plenty of animations and expositions all along the summer season.  A website with more information.  

Guided tours

  •  July and August:  every day at 10h and at 14h30
  • From October till December:  on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays at 14h30
  • From January till May: every day except Monday at 14h30

And more:

  • From 29/06/2019 till 31/08/2019 Exposition “Réjouissances.  Fêtes et spectacles dans les Hautes Alpes”
  • From 07/06/2019 till 16/09/2019:  Exposition “Portraits d’Arbres” / Alain Ceccaroli (photography)

Vertical’été – Contemporary dance festival, from 26 till 28 July 2019 in Mont Dauphin.  

More information on this website 

Verticalété 2019

A limited selection

  •  travel through time in the Musée du Soum in Saint Véran
  • witness of an agricultural life, the Moulin in Arvieux
  • the espace géologique “les Frissons de la Terre” in Chateau-Queyras
  • the centre d’interprétation et de connaissance de la nature du Queyras, in Ristolas

If you’d like to go to the movies on a rainy day, you’ll find the movies that are playing at cinéma le Rioubel in Guillestre.  

A bit more to the south, direction of the lake of Serre-Ponçon, is where you’ll find the Abbey of Boscodon.  In a remarquable setting, this small abbey is well worth a visit.  More information on the guided tours and the expositions on the website of the Abbaye de Boscodon.