Arts and culture

Arts Nature Culture Re(cherche) Ecluses = A.N.C.R.E

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The A.N.C.R.E welcomes you from April till September, to reveal you the diversity and the originality of the municipal natural and environmental heritage. Free entry (access to exhibitions)

– The ADEPIR (Association for the Defense of locks to fish the Ile de Ré) presents an exhibition of fish locks (ancient fishing technique) to understand all of these unusual constructions.

– The LPO offers each month, an exhibition on the theme of birds.

– Exhibition paintings / sculptures / photos …

Outputs naturalists, fish locks visits, conferences, interventions artists, interactive animations, thematic exhibitions …

Detailed program available at the « ANCRE Maritaise » and Tourist Information center.


You will discover its riches and its history with the seasons.


L’A.N.C.R.E Maritaise
63 cours des Jarrières
La Noue
Phone : +33 (0)5 46 55 41 38
+ infos on the web site :

« La Pléiade » Media Library : Médiathèque 005

Library, multimedia, exhibitions, lectures, story hours, arts and culture for adults and children …

2, rue de la République
Phone : +33(0)5 46 43 91 80
Winter Hours (January to June and September to December)
Tuesday : 2.00 – 6.00 pm Wednesday: 10.00 am – 12.00 / 2.00 – 6.00 pm Thursday: closed to the public Friday: 10 am to 12 pm / 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Saturday: 10.00 am to 1.00 pm / 2.00 to 6.00 pm.

Summer hours (july and august) Thuesday, Wednesday, Friday : 10am – 1pm / 4pm – 8pm Thursday : closed for the public Saturday : 10am – 3pm

cabane de montamer« La Cabane » :

Art and nature workshops for children, teenagers and adults. Permanent exhibitions, entertainment, …

Program available at the Tourist Office of Sainte-Marie-de-Ré on the website or imaging.

Plage de Montamer – La Noue 17740 SAINTE-MARIE-DE-RE
Tél. : +33 (0)6 17 88 34 10
 La + P’Tite Galerie :olivier tourillon

Photo exhibitions aquatic.

Place de l’église 17740 SAINTE-MARIE-DE-RE

Phone. : +33(0)6 10 77 25 55

The Tourist Information Center of Sainte-Marie-de-Ré reserves one of its walls for Maritais’artists and exposes different works each month !

The entire month of March, colorful paintings Stephanie CAYEUX animate our walls!Exposition du mois de mars à l office de tourisme de sainte marie de re de l artiste peintre retaise stephanie cayeux

Stéphanie Cayeux, painter from Sainte Marie de Re, graduate of Fine Arts, kept studying interior decorator taste of paint to highlight our habitat.

That is why she is not limited to a single style but enriched hers range of multiple themes to embellish both the kitchen and the children’s room.

After painting to dress her own walls she does now for over 10 years for others. From polar bear to floats, she forbids any subject.

However, the color remains the guiding thread of his paintings, colours bright but not aggressive. The line is fine and accurate to best represent the fruits of our orchards, birds of our shores children at the water’s edge …

To discover from Monday to Saturday: 10am to 12.30pm and from 2.30pm to 5pm in the Tourist Information Center

Or in her workshop « Jardin Secret » :
35 rue de la République
Phone : +33 (0)6 26 66 02 24
Open daily in season from 3pm to 7pm, and the rest of the year by appointment.