L'Atelier-Musée du Chapeau is open all year round : from Tuesday to Sunday from 2 pm to 6 pm.

Except in July and August from 2 pm to 6:30 pm.

Closing time : on Mondays and on January 1st, May 1st, December 25th.

all visits are guided in french (english or spanish tours for groups by reservation only

  • Departures of guided visits at 2:15 pm - 3pm - 3:45pm - 4:30 pm.

  • Except in July and August : 2:30 pm  - 3:15 pm - 4 pm - 4:45 pm.

All visits are guided in french through out the technical part of the museum. A hat-making demonstration is also provided.

Hard copies in english, german, italian, spanish, dutch, japanese and danish are available.

English guided visits are available for groups (starting with 10 visitors) only on reservation with an additional cost of 40€ for the group.

Please make you reservation by phone 00 334 77 94 23 29 or by e-mail contact@museeduchapeau.com

admission policy 2023
Guided visit included

  • Normal : 8 euros
  • Children (from 6 to 18 years old), students, unemployed, disabled people : 4 euros
  • Children less than 6 years old : free

Payments on location with cash, cheques or credit card.

SERVICES available on the spot


L’Atelier-Musée du Chapeau is located in Chazelles-sur-Lyon, in les Monts du Lyonnais, within the touristic territory of Forez, at 30 km to the north of Saint-Etienne and 45 km to the west of Lyon.


to organise your stay in LE FOREZ

few touristic spots around :


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Atelier-Musée du Chapeau
La Chapellerie
31, rue Martouret
42 140 Chazelles-sur-Lyon


T. : +33 (0)4 77 94 23 29

Coordonnées GPS
Lat : N 45°38'13.754
Lon : E 4°23'25.404