This is a centre where oral and photographic archives collected by the Municipal Archive can be viewed and a documentary resource centre. It hosts several exhibitions each year.

Maison de la Mémoire et du Patrimoine

This is a centre where oral and photographic archives collected by the Municipal Archive can be viewed and a documentary resource centre. It hosts several exhibitions each year.

Opening times

Open Thursday to Sunday: 2pm - 6pm

  • School holidays:10am - noon/ 2pm - 6pm.
  • July and August: 10am - 1pm / 2pm - 6pm.
  • Closed January 1, May 1 and December 25
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Affiche de l'exposition Piolet et fusil : 90 ans de montagne militaire à Chamonix
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Temporary exhibition

ICE AXE AND RIFLE : 90 YEARS OF MILITARY MOUNTAIN IN CHAMONIX

From June 18, 2022 to November 11, 2022

In this exhibition, come and discover the history of the High Mountain Military School established in Chamonix since 1932. Responsible for training soldiers capable of fighting in the mountains, it also houses the French military ski team and the Military Group of Haute Montagne, elite troop of military mountaineering.

Admission prices

  • Adults €4
  • Reduced rate €3+65 years/with reduction card: guest, resident,student, local residents, large families, disabled
  • Free  for under 18s,member donor, researcher
  • Group (min 10 pers.) adult3 / child2.50
  • Museum pass:12  Annual pass with unlimited entry to the museum network of the Chamonix-Mont-Blanc valley

Contact

90, rue des Moulins, 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

Tél. +33 (0)4 50 54 78 55

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