Musée de l’Electricité Hippolyte Fontaine

The Hippolyte Fontaine Electricity Museum allows you to discover the applications of electricity in its various fields since the beginning of the 20th century: lighting, heating, chemistry, motive power, communications. It protects a part of our technological heritage.


  • Industry
  • Professions / trades
  • Cinema and photography
  • Science and technology
  • Museum

On site


  • Specific theme activities
  • Conferences
  • Temporary exhibitions


  • Library


  • Fully equipped meeting room

Opening times

Open on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month from 2pm to 5.30pm and every Wednesday during the school holidays at the same times.