Hello and Welcome to the website of
L'Echo de nos Montagnes
a folkloric group in Annecy (Haute-Savoie - France)
and to its
Ecomusée du Lac d'Annecy
(Sevrier - France)
With "L'Ecomusée du Lac d'Annecy",
Take an unusual journey in time to discover the history and traditions of Savoy!
Let us surprise you with the life in the Savoy part of the French Alps in the 1800s as depicted in our rich presentation of objects and costumes, the introduction of yesterday’s know-how, the screening of film in english showing a wedding in Savoy in the 1850s, games for children… A fantastic place for discoveries and comparisons, the Museum organizes numerous activities and welcomes all kinds of publics.
Information in French, English, German, Italian, Spanish and Dutch
Groups (adults groups and school trips) are welcome throughout the year with reservation
(visits available in english)
L'Echo de nos Montagnes...
... has a long history : for more than 60 years we have been writing about our region in the spirit of friendship over the passage of time...
... It is a passion shared through songs, dances, music, costumes, traditions and the history of Savoy...
... It is a historic sample in a Europe unified by the diversity of its cultures...
... And above all it is a real human adventure where you can find a mixture of generations...
On stage, l'Echo de nos Montagnes presents the Savoy of the 1800s in a programme of songs (choir), typical dances, and traditional Savoyard music played on the accordion, the violin, the clarinet and the harmonica... The Association has a variety of activities : performances in France andabroad, shows, short films, workshops...