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Municipal swimming pool of Gannat

25-meter covered pool and open pool
Supervised swimming and swimming lessons
Rue Jules Bertin 03800 GANNAT
Tel: 04 70 90 04 49 /

Yves Machelon Municipal Museum

1 Place Rantian
03800 GANNAT
04 70 90 23 78


Castle of the Sires de Bourbon originally, it was later transformed into a prison. The City acquired it and converted it into a museum. On two floors, the rooms distribute in turn, here an old Bourbonnaise kitchen, there lace, a collection of violins or even a space of popular arts and traditions. The free visit will take you through the multiple eras of Gannat, from the 23 million year old rhinoceros to today's world, not to mention the fabulous 9th century Carolingian Gospel Book, now available for consultation on an interactive terminal!

Opening :
April, May, June, September and mid-October: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
July and August: 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Closed Monday and Sunday morning



World Cultures Festival (2nd half of July)

Go around the world in 10 days and 10 nights; set off to discover the magical worlds offered to you by more than 10 countries from 5 continents. They present their songs, dances, music, crafts, gastronomy and traditional know-how. You can attend shows, workshops, cabaret, taste the gastronomy around typical meals and enjoy the exhibitions and the village of the world.




Health course – Hiking – Mountain biking

The Allier has a wide range of hikes (pedestrian, equestrian and cycles). Many possibilities around Gannat: information from the Gannat tourist office 11 Place Hennequin 03800 GANNAT

Tel: 04 70 90 17 78



Media library

12 Linden alley
03800 GANNAT
04 70 90 38 41 library portal

The Media Library is an exceptional old fund, nearly 2000 works from the legacy of Gabriel Delarue, former Mayor of the city, 4000 works from the old popular library as well as very rare old scores. It is also eclectic works from the 17th to the 19th century: local history, science, law, art, geology or botany.

Opening hours: Tuesday from 4 to 6 p.m.
Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. (6 p.m. during school holidays)
Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Multimedia space

12 alleys of Tilleuls, tel. 07 40 90 38 41.

Consultation of educational and cultural CD-ROMs, individual or network games, loan of CD-ROMs, Internet consultation, use of software (word processing, spreadsheet, scanner), introduction to new technologies (workshops), animations...

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