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Excellent news : we will have enough hosts and/or places to expose around fifty artists during the “Barfleur, le Village Fait Galerie” event on next 18 and 19 april ! Since the registration-process has been transferred completely on the internet, the organization B’Art’fleur opted for a deadline extension until january the 25th, while the jury […]
The restoration of the beautiful Saint-Nicolas church of Barfleur is a work of many many years. Since it’s creation, the local charity Les Amis de l’Église de Barfleur has been dedicated to save, maintain and restore the church. The charity has initiated a music festival, L’Été Musical de Barfleur, organizing 6 high qualitative concerts every […]
The shelter of the ancient lifeboat «Crestey et Sauvé» (1955), situated on the very end of the harbor quay, will be open to visitors again this year, every weekend of May and June, and then every day from July 1st to the end of September. The visit includes the lifeboat on his launch system, its […]
Saturday 16 mai, the event «Pierres en Lumières» takes place in all 5 Normandy departments ! This 12th edition will illuminate numerous patrimonial sites in Normandy, and various animations will «make live again the old stones » : guided tours, concerts, visits … For more informations about «Pierres en Lumières» in La Manche, click here. […]
Every two years, in April, Barfleur becomes a huge art gallery ! Next time will be in April 2020. The jury does a difficult work selecting about 55 artists among 95 candidates. The selection is made to offer visitors a renewed range of works of art compared to previous editions, choosing artists with high artistic […]
On april 23th 2016 has officially been opened the new departure point of the Way of St James to Santiago de Compostella via the Mont St Michel. A bronze medaillon has been sealed on a paved cobblestone surface at the Square Guillaume Le Conquérant (William the Conqueror). A stamp has been created as well, in […]
Four major events take place in Barfleur, three every year, one every two years : The antiques fair “Village des antiquaires“, biggest antiques fair of the Cotentin, the music festival “MusiKenSaire” with Normandy’s artists, “L’Eté musical de Barfleur“, the classical music festival in the pretty little church of Barfleur, and “Le Village fait Galerie”, a huge art exhibition in the homes of the village : Those are our “Not-to-be-missed” (“Incontournables”) !