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 19 mai, the event «Pierres en Lumières» takes place in all 5 Normandy departments ! This 10th 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. […]
Here we go for the 2018-season of the classical summer concerts «L’Été Musical de Barfleur» ! The program is ready and we are so thrilled to have all those musicians of huge quality : Anne Queffélec, L’Orchestra of Normandie with soprano Catherine Trottmann, Claire Désert, the Surel Trio, the choir Oldarra from basque country and […]
The 2018 edition of the book fair of Barfleur will take place on sunday 1st of april, in the “salle polyvalente” (rue des écoles). Opening hours : 10:00 – 18:00, without interruption. About forty authors will be present and sign their books. The theme of the fair :WW I .
Very soon, on the 21th and 22nd of April, Barfleur will become a huge art gallery ! The jury did a difficult work selecting 56 artists among 93 candidates. The selection was made to offer visitors a renewed range of works of art compared to previous editions, choosing artists with high artistic qualities from a […]
We are happy to inform you about the 6 upcoming concerts of our festival as described in our leaflet and poster showed here, on the website page : here, and on our facebook page : here. Marie Chilemme and Nathanaël Gouin, Anne Queffélec – the godmother of our festival-, the Kouban choir, the baroque ensemble […]
On april 23th 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 order […]