Maison des Metallos Reviews
Cette ancienne manufacture , située au n° 94 rue Jean Pierre Timbaud , est devenue la Maison des Métallos en 1937 , pendant le Front Populaire . Depuis 1881 , une manufacture d'instruments de musiques... more »This former factory, located at no. 94 rue Jean Pierre Timbaud, became the home of the Steelworkers in 1937, during the Popular Front. Since 1881, a manufacture of instruments of music in copper, was with the House "Christopher". The gate of the entrance still bears a lyre in wrought iron. This "home" becomes a hotbed of labour unionism with strong actions such as aid to the Republican brigades of the war in Spain in 1938. Other actions are carried out, during the Resistance against the German occupation, then against the wars in Algeria and the Viet Nam. The MRU, (Federal Union of metallurgy) is forced to sell the building in 1997. Under popular pressure, the Mayor of Paris bought this property and in 2007, he became a cultural center of the city of Paris. The objectives are focused on the performing arts, public debates, the release events and "The site digital". Today, it is a place "Open to all" with a show room, friendly places with bar and lounge as well as exhibition and meeting rooms. It is open daily from 10: 00 at 7 pm except Saturday from 14: 00 to 19: 00 and in the evening for shows. But it closes in July and August the programming is done, on social issues and activists, but also on news and research of singular expression. The main building is located at the end of a driveway with a terrace where you can relax or have a drink. Then the lobby has a Bank of reception and access to theatres. A two-tier staircase, decorated with "Art Déco" style, allows access to the floor where the bar and a room with tables and chairs around the patio. The atmosphere is peaceful and relaxed and the bar service is provided during shows. This House of the Steelworkers, is accessible by metro station line 2 "crowns" or still "Parmentier" line no. 3.
ce lieu, cet espace est intéressant : en même temps qu'il porte une histoire, c'est un lieu contemporain qui allie mixité et simplicité. j'y étais pour des rencontres, c'est agréable, salle pléinière,... more »This place, this space is interesting: as he carries a story, it is a contemporary place that blends diversity and simplicity. I was there for meetings, it's nice, room meeting, bar area, dining area...
Great space. Active in the community. Keep an eye for events.
Never forget the weight of steal unions in France ! long time ago...
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