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St.Joseph’s Craft Village, Guînes

The village recreates typical rural craft workshops of 50 years or more ago.

Rural crafts
See over 20 different rural crafts recreated in a typical village setting: an estaminet and a village bakery from the end of the 19th century; a rural primary school....

You'll also see a blacksmith's forge; a 1920's garage and petrol pump; a windmill and watermill, a clock-maker's workshop.....

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Background information
Boulonnais Nature Park
Wind- and Water-mills of the region

Visited in 2000, very tranquil place, also had fascinating connection with the school my son attends in Hull, UK -: St Vincents Primary School, their Saint being St Vincent de Paul..
Reviewer - Mr DCH Hull UK, Bus Driver - Why not send in your review?..
Location: Saint Joseph -Village de l'Artisan Roi, 1er banc, le Marais, 62340 GUINES
Directions: Take exit 14 from A16 autoroute near Calais. Follow D127 towards Guines; look for signs before reaching Guines.
Rough guide to opening: 1 Mar - 1 Nov: every day, 10.00-19.00. Other days for booked groups only.
Information/ reservations:
Tel: 00 33 (0)3 21 82.45.45 - Fax: 00 33 (0)3 21 85.08.58

Other places to visit:
Lemonade Factory - Hardinghen nr. Guînes




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