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Fondation Rainer Maria Rilke

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Housed in the Maison Pancrace de Courten (1769), the Rainer Maria Rilke Foundation honours the memory of the great European poet from Prague, who lived at the Château de Muzot, in Veyras, from 1921 to 1926. The house contains a permanent exhibition, a library containing around 7,000 items, and archives.

On request, tours “In the steps of Rilke”, with a full programme in honour of the poet are organised.

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Update: June 15, 2016


2'607'590E 1'126'978N
46.294171, 7.537136
46°17'39.0"N 7°32'13.7"E
32T 387329 5127772
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Rue du Bourg 30
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