About the Museum

Within an area of 400m² inside the only museum in the world dedicated entirely to Louis de Funès, the man and the artist, come explore in great detail the life and work of one of the most famous comedians in the world. Featured inside are hundreds of items relative to his career, his personal relationships and his diverse awards received for extraordinary contributions to the world of cinema. The museum was designed to be a pleasant and engaging moment for families and individuals alike; immerse yourself through the various posters, film sets, puzzles, and audiovisual media showcasing iconic moments of France’s greatest comedian.

A museum for laughter, learning, entertainment at the heart of De Funes’ universe !

More than a museum

More than 350 outstanding object

More than 350 documents are on show: personal photographs, footage and films, drawings including some by Louis de Funès, letters such as those from Jean Anouilh, but also film clips, some of which are unknown. Discover Gérard Oury and Louis de Funès in 1949 in Du Guesclin! as well as clips from other iconic films: La Grande Vadrouille, Le Corniaud, La Folie des Grandeurs, Le Grand Restaurant, L’Aile ou la Cuisse... shown on televisions of the era but also on the big screen, discover the famous choreographies of Les Aventures de Rabbi Jacob, Le Grand Restaurant and L’Homme orchestre.

In the footsteps of Louis de Funès

The telephones scattered around the museum makes it feel as if Louis de Funès himself is there. You can listen to him telling anecdotes, stories and confessions about his life and work. Visitors are immersed in this temple dedicated to the actor, where they can replay scenes and find gags of his films...

For the kids

As they discover the museum, children can enjoy various games based on the actor’s films with illustrations by Stephan Zimmerli, artist, architect, set designer and musician, founding member and artistic director of the Moriarty group.

They already love the museum

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