Cultural activities
in Le Puy-en-Velay

Centre d'Enseignement de la Dentelle Au Fuseau (Iridat-Cedf)

The Bobbin Lace Teaching Center maintains the tradition and practice of lacemaking through teaching and safeguarding heritage.
Entrance to an exhibition from March 30 to November 2 with audio guide is free.
Demonstrations will be held during the week only at certain times:
10:30 a.m., 14:30 p.m. and 15:30 p.m. and Saturday by appointment only,
outside of these time slots, there will be no demonstration. The “De Fil en Fuseau” store aims to provide lacemakers with all the necessary materials (tiles, bobbins, methods, models, etc.) to make bobbin lace.
The shop offers a large range of lace material, 1700 items:
– tiles (traditional, professional, round tile) – Starter kit for beginners
– bobbins, threads and basic materials (pins, scissors, hooks, quills, etc.)
– accessories (protective leather, carrying bag, derivative products, etc.)
– methods (library in French, English, German or Spanish)
– the quarterly paper magazine “Lalace” on sale by issue and by subscription. And also, downloadable digital magazine.
Approved and labeled organization for vocational training. Personalized quote established on request.
Further information) :
On-site activities:- Workshop for adults
– Workshop for children
– Demonstration
– Permanent exhibitions
- Sale
Tips and Suggestions

Hourly lessons for adults and children (special family price)

We speak: English, Italian


Customer base

Family with children special, Group welcome, School group welcome, Student special
Minimum age required: 7 years

Cultural activities

  • Creative hobbies


Opening hours from January 02 to December 31, 2024
Opening of the store
Monday to Friday 9 a.m. – 17:30 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. to 30 p.m.

Exceptional Closure(s)

  • 01/01/2024
  • 01/05/2024
  • 14/07/2024
  • 15/08/2024
  • 01/11/2024
  • 11/11/2024
  • 25/12/2024


Further information) :
Open on Sundays by reservation for groups of more than 10 people: price €3,50

Payment method

  • Bank / credit card
  • Cheque
  • Classic Holiday Vouchers
  • Cash
  • Bank transfer
  • Paypal
  • Online payment


Home animals

Pets are not accepted


  • Tourism and Handicap brand - mental disability
  • Tourism and Handicap brand - motor impairment
  • Tourism and Handicap brand - visual impairment
Adapted service: Wheelchair accessible with assistance, Independent wheelchair accessible, Hard surface, Clear circulation area, Furniture/Reception counter suitable for people in wheelchairs, WC + grab bar + circulation space, Site , fully accessible building, Possibility of dropping someone off in front of the site, Services adapted for motor disabilities, Magnetic loop available at reception, Possibility of communicating in French Sign Language, Presentation of the place accessible to visually impaired people at reception , Reception staff made aware of welcoming people with disabilities

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38 to 44 rue Raphaël
43000 Le Puy-en-Velay
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