La Casamaures

Cultural heritage : Historic site and monument 8.8/10 Très bon
Historic patrimony, Sun dial, House

An "orientalist" historic monument built in "gray gold" (molded cement) in the 19th century. Guided tours on 3 levels, exotic gardens.

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Small orientalist palace built in "Or Gris", cement molded from 1855 by a Grenoble Joseph Jullien-Cochard. 10 creations of sundials of the monument, Atelier Tournesol. Exhibition in the orangery and the garden. Student workshops (in architecture, in guidance, in archive research) and creative workshops.

Parking for 3 coaches at 100 meters, possibility of dropping off the group on the site.
Groups of children minimum 10 / maximum 20.
Thematic tours (Orientalism, Architecture, Technique...).
Visits followed by various or thematic workshops.
Help in the preparation of workshops. Meetings with specialists (of the restoration, the garden...).


Means of payment
  • Cash
  • Check

Adult: 9 €
Child: 5 €
Student: 6 €.

Opening periods

From 01/01 to 31/12, 1st Saturday of the month between 2 pm and 5 pm.

Equipments and characteristics

  • Pets refused
  • Parking
  • Meeting rooms quantity: 1


Tramway E, stop Casamaures village
Then access through the gate at the bottom of the garden at 58, allée de la Casamaures, Saint-Martin le Vinoux
Road access by the N531, Porte de France, route de Lyon-Grenoble

  • Latitude: 45.208620
  • longitude: 5.706453


  • Station district
  • Close to a public transportation
  • Close to a motorway
  • Town outskirts

See also