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La Piscine Museum, Roubaix, Lille

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The restaurant is to the left of the main galleries at La Piscine, Musée d'Art et d'Industrie, Roubaix, Lille

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Practical Information:

La Piscine
Musée d’Art et d’Industrie
23 rue de L’esperance
59100 Roubaix, Nord
Tel.: 00 33 (0)3 20 69 23 60
www.roubaix-lapiscine.com (in French)

Opening Hours:

Tuesday- Thursday 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Friday 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday 1 p.m.-6 p.m.
Closed Monday
Also closed: January 1st, May 1st, Ascension Day, July 14th, August 15th, November 1st, December 25th.

Admission: 4 euros

Free for under 18 years; 1st Sunday of the month

Accessibility:

The museum is wheelchair-accessible. A wheelchair, free of charge, is available at the main desk.

Temporary exhibitions

Temporary exhibitions are shown in a different part of the building.
Visit this page for up-to-date information on the latest exhibitions.

Shopping at La Piscine:

The museum bookshop and giftshop is open during museum hours. It's very well stocked with art items and there is always an excellent selection of items relating to the temporary exhibitions.
Tuesday-Thursday 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Friday 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday 1 p.m.-6 p.m.
Closed Monday
Also closed: January 1st, May 1st, Ascension Day, July 14th, August 15th, November 1st, December 25th.

Dining at La Piscine

Le restaurant Meert is operated by the famous confiserie company, Meert, which has various shops and a teashop in Lille. The restaurant is on the ground level and has a terrace for summer outdoor dining. Its top quality cooking and menus that are themed around whichever temporary exhibition the museum is holding attract a well-heeled Roubaix audience. It’s also great for tea and waffles after a cultural afternoon. Set menus run around 20 euros.
Restaurant telephone: 00 33 (3) 20 01 84 21
Opening Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Friday 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday 1 p.m.-6 p.m.
Closed Monday
Also closed: January 1st, May 1st, Ascension Day, July 14th, August 15th, November 1st, December 25th.

Getting to Roubaix

Roubaix is part of Greater Lille which is accessible by Eurostar from London or TGV from Paris or Brussels. From Lille, take the Metro Line 2 towards Ch Dron and get out at Roubaix Grand Place. From there it’s a short walk.
For all transport information, ask at the Roubaix Tourist Office.
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