Fountain House

maison de la fontaine
maison de la fontaine 2

Why take advantage?

Located in the heart of the Recouvrance district, the Maison de la Fontaine is one of Brest's oldest remains (late 17th, early 18th century).

Today, this cultural venue hosts artists-in-residence and platic art exhibitions in a variety of media (painting, photography, sculpture, video, installations, etc.).

Opening hours - To the rhythm of the exhibitions
Tuesday to Saturday, 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Closed: Sundays, Mondays and public holidays


Theme(s) : Home - Modern / contemporary art - Fine arts

Main services

  • Groups from 4 to 49 people
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Main services

  • Groups from 4 to 49 people


  • Toilets

On-site activities

  • Theme-specific animation
  • Workshop for adults
  • Children's workshop
  • Temporary exhibitions

Spoken language(s)

  • French

We like

The situation:
  • Downtown
The most eco-friendly : Sensor-controlled, timer-controlled shared lighting
Free admission for all

Opening hours

Open Wednesday mornings: 10am - 12pm
Exceptional opening times for special events:
- in the evening for the Nuit des Musées;
- Sunday mornings and/or afternoons for the Journées européennes du Patrimoine (European Heritage Days) or various festivals that include some of our exhibitions.


Fountain House

18 rue de l'église 18 Rue de l'Église
29200 Brest
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