Construction of the theatre began in 1738 but work was delayed by a number of problems (war, embezzlement etc.). The first theatrical performance only took place 14 years later. However, it is the oldest theatre still in use in France today.

Practical Information

Subject of tourist venue - historic building
  • Vernacular architecture
Styles or dates of tourist venue - historic building
  • Classical
Pets welcome
  • NO
Conditions of visit (individuals)
  • Tour of exterior only
Recreational activities on site / cultural heritage
  • Concerts