The house of Uncle Hansi

  • Hansi 1914

    Hansi 1914

  • © Riquewihr-La Maison de Hansi

    © Riquewihr-La Maison de Hansi

  • Hansi 1914

    Hansi 1914

  • Hansi 1914
  • © Riquewihr-La Maison de Hansi
  • Hansi 1914
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Maison Hansi
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16 rue du Général de Gaulle
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Jean-Jacques Waltz, alias Hansi, (1873-1951), was one of the most famous Alsatian artists and caricaturists and a symbol of Alsatian resistance to German occupation during both WWI and WWII. He depicted Alsace with both affection and humor. Over 150 of his works are displayed in six-room house called “To the stork's nest”: etchings, lithographs, water colors, postcards. The boutique on the ground floor sells various creations and exclusive reproductions.
Themes
- History
Situation
In the town/village centre
Type of visits
- Free visit
Duration of the visit
1h
More
Availability and opening
Opening times
February to May inclusive (every day): 10.00 - 12.30 and 13.30 - 18.00 / June to December inclusive (every day): 9.30 - 12.30 and 13.30 - 18.30
Methods of payment
- Credit card
- Cheque
- Cash
- Transfer
Location
Situated in the vineyard
Itinerary
Starting city :
Resort Barrière
Jardin des Papillons
Carrefour Express
Les Remparts de Riquewihr
Le Clos des Sources
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