Late opening

Night of reading

18 January 2020 18H00  -  23H00

Saturday January 18, everywhere in France, libraries and bookstores offer you to discover, in a fun and festive way, the richness of their collections, to exchange or even play around words.

Fantastic bestiaries: a journey between myths and realities

Dive into the heart of a flagship book from our precious collections, the Universal Cosmography by Sebastian Münster (1544) and meet unicorns, dragons and other chimerical beasts of literature ...
An informed Caravan of the Illuminated Caravans will offer you, at nightfall, an original reading weaving links between literary, scientific and poetic texts from various eras and Universal Cosmography, one of the treasures of our collections that you can discover at the very heart of the Library.

These three dramatized reading sessions will be available in a version suitable for children at 6 p.m. and then for adults, at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m.

    At 6 p.m. (for children from 8 years old), 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. for adults

    Free on reservation (limited places): 03 88 58 07 20