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Musée Electropolis

The adventure of electricity
Musée EDF Electropolis
Musée EDF Electropolis
Musée EDF Electropolis
At Mulhouse, in the south of Alsace, you will find a totally different kind of museum which is unique in Europe. At the Electropolis Museum, you can have fun whilst learning and discovering surprising and wonderful things. Children and grown-ups alike will experience a fabulous adventure in a world of electricity.

There are more than 12 000 items in the Museum's collections, ranging from the electrical battery to the hydraulic turbine including an electrostatic machine from the 18th century, electronic games from the 20th century and household appliances.

The themes covered in the collections have a scientific, technical, industrial, historical, economical, sociological and artistic nature... and concern electro-technical machines such as engines, alternators and transformers ; measuring devices ; computer, medical and communication equipment ; small and large household appliances (cookers, irons ....) ; audio-visual, lighting and telephone equipment ; toys, advertising articles and works of art.

Musée Electropolis

55 rue du Pâturage
+33 3 89 32 48 50
Opening hours
Open all year
Tuesday - Sunday: 10:00-18:00

Closed on

47.749395, 7.294962

Fête de la musique au Musée Electropolis
Fête de la musique at the Musée Electropolis

Celebrate the Fête de la Musique at the Musée Electropolis on Sunday, June 23, 2024 As part of the Fête de la Musique, the museum is joining in with this national event and offering two highlights in ...

Art et Electricité : un nouvel espace à visiter au Musée Electropolis
Art and Electricity

In the visual arts, a dozen works in the museum's permanent display will illustrate the representation of electricity and artists' use of its effects in the 20th century. Since it opened in 1987, the ...