Cultural Heritage

Nicéphore Niépce museum

In the selfie’s age, awaken your curiosity by discovering the story of the scientist at the origin of photography, Nicéphore Niépce.

Niepce Museum retraces the entire history of photography from its invention until today through archives, writings, animations, artistic and temporary exhibitions of old and contemporary photographers.

This museum contains 3 million images and more than 10 000 devices and objects related to photography, such as the world's first unique camera. Photography from all angles: black and white, color, retouched, silver, restored and preserved.

Learn more about what allows you to capture your most cherished memories.