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Skip-the-Line E-Ticket – Villa Cavrois

Activity - Holidays & weekends in Croix

Skip-the-Line E-Ticket – Villa Cavrois - Activity - Holidays & weekends in Croix
Culture and education

avenue John Fitzgerald Kennedy - Croix

Visit a luxury family villa and modern architectural masterpiece only 25 minutes from lille!

Villa Cavrois was built between 1929 and 1932 by architect Robert Mallet-Stevens, a key figure in the modernist movement. Commissioned by Paul Cavrois - a textile industrialist from Roubaix - and his wife, the villa was built to accommodate the couple and their 7 children.

Following very precise construction rules, the villa was equipped with all of the most advanced technologies of the period. The finished structure created an esthetic jolt at the time and continues to surprise visitors to this day: from the building's luminosity, hygiene, comfort and the impressive use of armoured concrete and steel. Mallet-Stevens was also the designer behind the surrounding park landscape and the villa's interior furnishings.

After the death of Madame Cavrois in 1986, the furniture was dispersed and the villa sold. Following a long period of abandon where the building was subject to vandalism, the state bought the villa in 2001 and undertook vast renovation work in order to repair and restore the site to it's original glory of 1932. From 2008 to 2015, the villa was refurbished under the supervision of the National Centre of Monuments. You will have access to the 4 floors of the villa and can admire the spaces made of luxury materials including marble, exotic woods and polished aluminum.

Rates

Skip-the-Line E-Ticket – Villa Cavrois
8 €

Practical information

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In detail

• Availability: Every day except Tuesday (excluding exceptional dates)
• Opening times: 10am to 6pm 
• Duration: variable (day pass)
• Last admission 1 hour before closing
• you will be asked to indicate a provisional date for your visit when you book, but your ticket is not restricted to this date. Your ticket is valid up to 1 year from the date of your choice upon reservation
• a brochure available in French, English, German and Dutch will be provided at the entrance
• The site is accessible for people with reduced mobility
• The following visitors can enter free-of-charge: Visitors under the age of 18 years and residents of the European Union aged 26 years and under, disabled persons and their attendants, unemployed, and Culture Card holders - ICOM Card and Education Pass (valid proof of ID required)

Establishment policy

BookingRequired
RatesDiscounted rates on a sliding scale
PaymentCredit card
Included in the price
• Admission to Villa Cavrois
Not included in the price
• Tips (optional)
• All other extras
Cancellation conditions
This activity cannot be cancelled, modified or refunded. - Cancellation insurance

Places of interest nearby

Villa Cavrois (40 yd)
MJC de Croix (1520 yd)
Chapel Sainte-Thérèse-de-l'Enfant-Jésus et de la Sainte-Face (1570 yd)
Metro station Croix - Mairie (1620 yd)
Metro station Croix - Centre (1650 yd)
Metro station Épeule - Montesquieu (1.2 mi)
Metro station Roubaix - Charles-de-Gaulle (1.4 mi)
Metro station Jean-Jaurès (1.4 mi)
Train station of Croix-L'Allumette (1.4 mi)
Metro station Wasquehal - Hôtel de ville (1.5 mi)

Events nearby

Last nameDescriptionDateCity
Paris-Roubaix Challenge
A bicycle ride along the legendary Paris-Roubaix route with its famous cobblestonesOn 11 april 2020Roubaix (2 mi)
Lille street market
A big popular gathering with second-hand goods dealers and mussel and chip standsSeptember 2020Lille (5.4 mi)

Restaurants nearby

Last nameStyleRateCity
Au Ch'ti
French cuisine22 € Villeneuve-d'Ascq (1530 yd)
Le Chantilly
French cuisine25 € Villeneuve-d'Ascq (1540 yd)
Les Saveurs du Potager
French cuisine13 € Villeneuve-d'Ascq (1590 yd)
Eat Sushi
Japanese16 € Villeneuve-d'Ascq (1610 yd)
Le Gourmet de Croix
Asian18 € Croix
Ya Habibi
Lebanese20 € Croix

Outings nearby

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Circuit Nature in the city n ° 1 - armentieres
HikeEasy1h20Armentières (12.4 mi)
Godewaersvelde, Heritage Village
HikeEasy2h00Godewaersvelde (24 mi)
Around Watteau Square - Experience 33
HikeEasy20 minValenciennes (26 mi)
At the (Re) Discovery of the heritage of Arleux, Nord Pas-de-Calais
All-terrain bike itineraryEasy15 minArleux (27 mi)
Discovery trail around the town of Cassel
Village visitEasy1h30Cassel (31 mi)
Discovering Patois Road - El Route du pato
All-terrain bike itineraryEasy2h20Houdain (31 mi)

Accommodation nearby

Last nameAccommodation typeRateCity
Diane Luxury
Hotel195 € to 244 € per nightRoubaix (1.6 mi)
ibis Lille Roubaix Centre Grand-Place
Hotel52 € to 126 € per nightRoubaix (1.7 mi)
L'Hotel De France
Hotel75 € to 90 € per nightRoubaix (1.8 mi)
ibis budget Lille Wasquehal
Hotel39 € to 53 € per nightWasquehal (1.8 mi)
Mercure Lille Roubaix Grand Hôtel
Hotel76 € to 226 € per nightRoubaix (1.8 mi)
Kyriad Direct Lille Nord - Roubaix
Hotel39 € to 84 € per nightRoubaix (1.9 mi)
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