La Porte Peinte Centre for the Arts is located in Noyers sur Serein, 180 km southeast of Paris, in the department of the Yonne, in Bourgogne, France.

 

GETTING TO LA PORTE PEINTE

BY CAR

2-chevaux-copyDriving from Paris, the trip takes an hour and 40 minutes under optimal traffic conditions. From the A6, exit at Nitry, 10 km from Noyers, then take the D49.

BY TRAIN

FROM PARIS

Montbard, 30 km away and a 30-minute drive from Noyers, is served by the TGV from the Gare de Lyon in Paris. Paris-Montbard takes a little over an hour. TGV services from Paris CDG airport also serve Montbard, so if you plan your trip carefully you can take the train directly to and from the airport.

Tonnerre, 20 km away and a 20-minute drive from Noyers, is served by TER trains from Paris Gare de Bercy. Paris-Tonnerre takes an hour and 40 minutes, longer if a change of trains is required.

For further information on trains in France, and to book: www.voyages-sncf.com

FROM LONDON

One may travel by Eurostar from London to Lille, France, then transfer at Lille to a TGV for Montbard. The alternative is to take the Eurostar from London to Paris, then go by taxi or Metro to catch a train to Montbard from the Gare de Lyon or to Tonnerre from the Gare de Bercy. In either case, it is necessary to book the Eurostar and the French train separately.

For further information on the Eurostar, and to book: www.eurostar.com

TAXI SERVICES

Taxi Cerveau: 5 rue Pont Neuf, 89310 Noyers sur Serein              +33386828346
Cyril Taxis:     23 rue Vignerons, 89310 Noyers sur Serein             +33386826630

If you are arriving by train in Tonnerre or Montbard and won’t be renting a car, you can arrange ahead of time for a taxi pick-up from Noyers sur Serein. There are no taxis waiting at either station.

RENTAL CAR AGENCIES AT MONTBARD

www.hertz.fr

You can arrange to have your rental car waiting for you at the train station. The keys and paperwork will be held at the café opposite the station.

SHUTTLE

There is extremely limited public transport serving Noyers sur Serein. However, between mid-July and late August an inexpensive shuttle service is available several times a day between Noyers, Tonnerre and other nearby towns; this shuttle service is timed to coincide with some of the Tonnerre-Paris trains.

BUS

There is no bus or other public transport to or from Noyers sur Serein.

PARKING

There is free parking available in and around the village.


OPENING TIMES FOR PUBLIC SPACES (GALLERY, SHOP, TEA ROOM)

Due to renovations currently underway, LPP public spaces may open erratically
between 1 April and 1 June 2015. Please telephone before visiting during this period.

Between 1 April and 31 October:
10:00 – 13:00 and 15:00 – 19:00
Closed on Monday and Wednesday afternoons except in July and August

Between 1 November and 31 December:
Wednesday
10:00 – 13:00
Saturday & Sunday
10:00 – 13:00 and 15:00 – 19:00

Between 1 January and 31 March, La Porte Peinte is open by appointment.

La Porte Peinte Centre pour les Arts
8 rue de la Porte Peinte
89310 Noyers sur Serein, France

info AT laportepeinte DOT com
+33386750511

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