Calendar of Events

Fous d'Histoire Compiègne

Kind of Event
Market / Fair
Organised by
l’Association pour l’Histoire Vivante (ApHV)

On November 14 and 15, 2020 the 5th edition of Fous d'Histoire Compiègne will take place at Le Tigre, Festival du Spectacle Historique et Marché de l'Histoire, which took over from Fous d'Histoire Pontoise which existed since 2006.

The Festival du Spectacle Historique will welcome more than 100 companies / troupes and amateurs of historical shows which will be divided into several categories: music, dance and song; theater and street performance; crafts and demonstrations; military art; animal training and show; various activities and services; technology and accessories; lively historic sites.

Open to the general public on Saturday and Sunday, from Friday 13 November it will also serve as a trade fair and will thus allow event organizers and other site owners to meet and discover the participants who will be present.

Friday will also be a day reserved for school children, with many activities offered by the organizer.

The History Market part will bring together more than 250 exhibitors of 24 nationalities for the weekend. The periods covered will be as follows: Prehistory, Celtic and Roman Antiquity, Middle Ages, Renaissance, Empire, Belle Epoque, 20th century…

OPENING TO THE PUBLIC: - Saturday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. - Sunday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
PRICES: Entrance € 9.50 / € 5.00 for children under 12, people with disabilities, and job seekers / Free for children under 4.
CATERING: Numerous food stands on site.
SHUTTLES: Free shuttles to and from Compiègne train station on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Sundays from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.