Industrial saga

Mulhouse’s heritage is linked to a rich industrial past, and we’re thankful for it! In a few years in the 18th century, the small artisanal quarter was profoundly transformed by factories. Mulhouse still has the vestiges of this past that we invite you to explore.

Cité du Train
Cité du Train
Railway Museum

The largest railway museum in Europe, La Cité du Train tells the long story of railroads and trains through its remarkable collection and looks at the role of trains and railways as one of the most important events in history.

Musée EDF Electropolis
Musée EDF Electropolis
Electricity Museum

The EDF Electropolis Museum is the most important museum in Europe dedicated to electric energy.

Thur-Doller Train
Thur-Doller Train
Unique outing

Are you looking for a unique outing with family or friends? Book your carriage on board a vintage train!

Wallpaper Museum
Wallpaper Museum
Unique collection

Wallpaper has been printed in Rixheim since 1797. The museum’s collections cover the whole history of wallpaper, from the 18th century to the present day.

Cité de l'Automobile
Cité de l'Automobile
Schlumpf Collection

Cité de l’Automobile National Automobile Museum has more than 437 cars from 99 different manufacturers, including the largest collection of Bugatti automobiles in the world.

Wesserling Park
Wesserling Park
Remarkable Garden

Wesserling Park boasts sumptuous grounds awarded “Jardin Remarquable” (remarkable garden) status and a collection, unique in France, of buildings related to the textile industry, some of which are now home to designers’ studios and stores.

La Grange à Bécanes
La Grange à Bécanes
Rhenish Motorcycle Museum

La Grange à Bécanes motorcycle museum in Bantzenheim is without a doubt a unique place. Located in a completely renovated barn and managed by an association of passionate volunteers, this convivial museum is entirely devoted to the history of the motorcycle.

Museum of Printing Fabrics
Museum of Printing Fabrics
Museographic Tradition

In addition to learning about the history of textile printing in Mulhouse, Alsace and the world, you can admire an exceptional collection of fabrics and machines.

Guided tours “The Cité district”
Guided tours “The Cité district”
Of yesterday and today

Amble through the Cité, the most extensive urban development of the 19th centu- ry in Mulhouse, particularly innovative and having served as an example both in France and abroad.

Guided tours “From the first factories to the industrial boom”
Guided tours “From the first factories to the industrial boom”
Textile industry

This visit takes in the first textile factories which were established right at the heart of the city from 1746, in response to the demand for the fashionable brightly-coloured Indian cottons.

The town by bus or on foot
The town by bus or on foot
Discovery tour

Delve deep into Mulhouse’s history on this trip: the workers’ estate, a major 19th Mulhouse urban project, the Rebberg area, a hill on which industrialists built amazing villas, old factories and conversions...

PSA Peugeot Citroën
PSA Peugeot Citroën
Production secrets

The tour of the Terminal Unit enables visitors to witness the creation of a car on the production lines (stamping, body assembly and nal assembly).

Saint-Louis brewery
Saint-Louis brewery
Pale, red or brown ale

The Saint Louis Brewery throws open its doors to visitors for a unique opportunity to discover the process behind the production of pale, red or brown ale using traditional Alsatian methods with hops and malt from the region.

Les Sources de Soultzmatt
Les Sources de Soultzmatt
Unique know-how

Located at the heart of Alsace for more than 150 years, the Sources de Soultzmatt have acquired a unique know-how which is now combined with ultra-modern techniques to produce high quality drinks.

VNF - Niffer lock
VNF - Niffer lock

The team at Niffer lock takes visitors behind the scenes for an exclusive tour during which they can discover the lock walls, the gates and the control tower. Visitors will also be able to watch boats pass through the locks and enjoy magni cent views over the Rhine plain, between the Alsace Grand Canal and the Rhone - Rhine Canal.

Abtey chocolate factory
Abtey chocolate factory
Sweet treats and mouth-watering

Step into a world of sweet treats and mouth-watering avours at Chocolate factory Abtey! Unleash your inner Willy Wonka, learn the history of chocolate and how it’s made from harvesting cocoa beans to tasting a square of chocolate.

Contact our Group Service for a tailor-made stay!

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