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William Golden hands and the copper thief

8 place des Costils BP 32 50800 Villedieu-les-Poêles

Phone : +33 02 33 61 05 69


Prepare to be amused in Villedieu-les-Poêles

For a fun discovery of Villedieu-les-Poêles, a destination for the 6-12 year olds, the Tourist Office offers a medieval police enquiry with William Golden hands and the Copper Thief, to visit the town of copper in an original way. This game is in the form of a police enquiry and is also open to individuals, families and school children.


William Golden hands is a pan maker. With his valet Jehan Têtedure, he makes pans in his workshop at the Cour du Foyer. It is 5 avril 1328, at 20h : William asks Jehan to stand guard at the workshop. Tomorrow, he will go to Paris with his cargo of pans.
At 5h in the morning, William has a bad feeling. He goes to his workshop, but it's already too late! Jehan is unconscious and is lying on the floor. The workshop is empty!! What bad fortune ! William regains his spirits, aids his valet then notes the objects stolen…

Practical information :
- Game available with the family and as an individual from 1st February to 30th November 2015
- Depart, information and reservations : Tourist Office - Exhibition Centre of Art Professions
- Accessories : borrow a medieval cape, a pair of binoculars and a compass for the duration of the game, together with a booklet of the missions and a reward at the end of game...
- Conditions : a piece of identity for the duration of the game representing a deposit for the objects borrowed
- Tariffs : 5 € for one child, 7 € for two children, 9 € for three children then 2 € per supplementary child.

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