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Bibliothèque Humaniste

Treasure of the Renaissance
History and tradition
Art
Sélestat
France
Discover a host of Renaissance treasures in a museum in the heart of Alsace!

Explore the secrets of some truly exceptional books... The Bibliothèque Humaniste takes visitors on a fascinating journey, from medieval manuscripts to rare printed works 15th and 16th century, in a magnificent architectural setting created by Rudy Ricciotti.

Follow in the footsteps of illustrious humanist Beatus Rhenanus and marvel at his personal library, a treasure which features on the UNESCO Memory of the World register.
Bibliothèque Humaniste
Bibliothèque Humaniste
Bibliothèque Humaniste
Opening hours

Opening on June 23rd 2018

May - September / December: Tuesday to Sunday, 10:00 - 12:30 / 13:30 - 18:00
February - April / October – November: Tuesday to Sunday, 13:30 - 17:30

Final admission 30 minutes before closing time.

Annual holidays: Mondays and 1st-31 January, 1st May, 25-26 December
Address
Bibliothèque Humaniste
1 place docteur Maurice Kubler
67 600
Sélestat
France
+33 3 88 58 07 20

48.260359, 7.455058