The Witches' house

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Maison des Sorcières
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5 Rue de l'Église
68750 BergheimLocate
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The site presents the first part of the permanent, yet constantly developing, exhibition dedicated to the witches tried in Bergheim from 1582 to 1683. The main features are the sections dealing with the following themes: Alsace, a mosaic of territories and landowners -Bergheim 1550 - 1650 - the 3 D-plan of the city adapted from one of Merian's engravings and more recent documents - the trial of Catherine Bassler, accused of witchcraft - the bailiwick of Bergheim, to which Rodern and Rorschwihr belonged. Bilingual: French and German.
Themes
- Arts et traditions populaires
- Ethnography
- History
Situation
In the town/village centre
Type of visits
- Free visit
- Self-guided visit with documents in French
- Guided tour for individuals with reservation
Duration of the visit
1h
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Availability and opening
Opening times
14.00 - 18.00
• from 01/07 to 31/08 : Wednesday to Sunday
• from 15/06 to 12/10 : Sundays only
Prices
- Adult rate : 3
Methods of payment
- Cheque
- Cash
Location
Situated in the vineyard
Itinerary
Starting city :
Resort Barrière
Hôtel au Riesling
Carrefour Express
Le Mittel
La féerie de Noël
Gîte les remparts de Riquewihr
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