Between the nature, the mountains and the dynamism, the charms of Isère will come alive with a visit to Grenoble, which is to be discovered with Campanile hotels.
Find the not to be missed sights of Grenoble
Alpexpo, an exhibition center at the foot of the Alps! Close to the Grand'Place shopping center, Alpexpo's large-scale event complex regularly schedules various events in Grenoble. Exhibitions, fairs, conferences, concerts and conventions are held here. Note the Mountain Planet fair which every two years since 1974 has been hosting the largest international assembly of mountaineering professionals. As a result, Alpexpo boosts the cultural and economic activity of the city and at the same time is part of the city’s rebirth. Grenoble is certified as a French Tech metropolis and was classified fifth on the list of the most innovative cities in the world according to Forbes magazine in 2013. It’s a must to check Alpexpo's schedule of events from your Campanile hotel Grenoble Université Saint Martin d'Hères ou Campanile hotel Grenoble Sud Seyssins, so you won’t miss the event during your stays in the region. The privatizable building contains a theatre, two conference centers measuring approximately 70,000 m², including 40,000 m² of exhibition surface, enough to largely fill your day. Pedestrians, public transportation takes you straight there. And for motorists, parking is free. Don’t wait Head over there!
The Museum of Grenoble, art for young and old alike. Whether by its rich collections or entertainment, the Museum of Grenoble offers a wide range of activities. There are 900 works covering history ranging from Western painting from the 13th to the 16th century, major trends in contemporary art, a graphic arts collection, an ancient Egyptian collection and a sculpture park. A temporary exhibition program completes the museography. In a more intimate setting in the auditorium, you can also find a musical program echoing the plastic arts exhibitions, creating a link between these two disciplines. Designed to raise the awareness of the visitor to the history of art, services for the public let you explore the museum with a qualified mediator for a fun visit. It’s a chance to train your eye, decode the work and pinpoint plastic and historic markers. To complete your training, there’s a library where you can consult many works on art history. Specialized resources and relevant participants make this museum and must-see cultural venue in the region, a stone’s throw from your Campanile hotel Grenoble Nord Saint Egrève.
The Summun is an attractive complex. The second largest theatre in Grenoble after the Palais des Sports, the Summon schedules concerts and shows of all kinds every year. It can host up to 5,000 spectators and has become a reference for national and international artists visiting the region. For unforgettable moments in the heart of Grenoble, see what the team at this venue has been advocating for more than 25 years. Leave your Campanile Grenoble Sud Seyssins hotel and go to this complex to watch a dance show or a play. The Summun opened in February 1988 under the direction of the architect scenographer J. Tourane (who we can also thank for the exhibition center in Nice). It is part of the vast Alpexpo exhibition center. The band Indochine got the ball rolling by performing at the inaugural evening. Today, you’ll discover established artists such as Zazie, Marc Le or performances such as the Contes d’Hoffmann, performed by the Russian Ballet and National Orchestra. This eclectic program of events that pays attention to current trends will delight young and old alike.