Médiathèque Ange Abrate (SALLANCHES)

The 📚 Médiathèque Ange Abrate in Sallanches finally opened its doors to the public on a ☔️ rainy morning in March 2018 – with a day of animations for the whole family . . .

The new médiathèque is spacious, with a very open-plan, bright and modern style of architecture.


Section Adulte

The Section Adulte is located on the ground floor, where you will also find 💻 15 mulitimedia spots, for users to connect to the internet (with their own computers) for free.

Médiathèque Ange Abrate Sallanches © montblancfamilyfun.com
Médiathèque Ange Abrate Sallanches © montblancfamilyfun.com
Médiathèque Ange Abrate Sallanches, a place for bikes © montblancfamilyfun.com
Médiathèque Ange Abrate Sallanches © montblancfamilyfun.com
Plan of the Médiathèque Ange Abrate © sallanches.fr

Espace JeunesseL’Heure du Conte

The 🌈 Espasse Jeunesse, furnished with colourful beanbags and rugs, and the 📚 Salle de l’Heure du Conte are located upstairs (with 🚾 located nearby, very practical!).

Children’s Section in the médiathèque © montblancfamilyfun.com

📚 storytime for children takes place on Wednesdays (divided into age groups) and one Saturday per month (for the little ones) in the dedicated Salle de l’Heure du Conte;

some Wednesday at 10h30 – for 3 to 4 year olds;

some Wednesday at 15h30 – for children 5+ years;

one Saturday per month at 10h30 – for tiny ones (18 months to 3 years);

[ see the agenda here ]


Children’s Agenda

The 📚 Médiathèque Ange Abrate also puts on special 🎥 films and theatre for children . . . there is a special room – La Salle Polyvalente – to host these special events;

[ see the agenda here ]


L’Espace Image & Son

The section of the médiathèque dedicated to 🎵 music & cinema is located on the upper floor, next to the Espace Jeunesse.


A little history: Ange Abrate

🎨 Ange Abrate, the landscape painter, writer and alpinist, was born in Turin in 1900, but lived and died in his adopted town of Sallanches in 1985 / see here for more details about his life and works;

© Ange Abrate, Le Mont Blanc (www.abrate.free.fr)

Opening hours

Monday: 16h30 to 18h45;
Tuesday: 14h30 to 18h45;
Wednesday: 10h to 12h / 14h30 to 18h45;
Friday: 14h30 to 18h45;
Saturday: 10h to 17h;
Thursday & Sunday: SHUT!


Practical Information
address: Médiathèque Ange Abrate, 81 place du Commissaire, Chesney, 74700, Sallanches;

tel: +33 (0)4 50 93 95 49;

website: here;

🅿️ parking options: see map below . . . (FREE parking at Parking place du Commissaire Chesney and Parking de Levaud);
© Médiathèque Ange Abrate / sallanches.fr
© Médiathèque Ange Abrate / sallanches.fr

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