Coutellerie Nontron­naise

Opening hours

Closed

  • Monday 09:30 am - 12:00 am 01:30 pm - 06:30 pm
  • Tuesday 09:30 am - 12:00 am 01:30 pm - 06:30 pm
  • Wednesday 09:30 am - 12:00 am 01:30 pm - 06:30 pm
  • Thursday 09:30 am - 12:00 am 01:30 pm - 06:30 pm
  • Friday 09:30 am - 12:00 am 01:30 pm - 06:30 pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed

Opens Monday at 09:30 am

Opening hours subject to change depending on the health context

Useful information

  • Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant

Location : In town

Province : Green Périgord

Services

  • Credit card accepted
  • Entertainment
  • English
    • The Nontronnaise cutlery, heir to an immemorial know-how, is part of the French landscape of regional knives.

      A Nontron is more than a style : it's a genre that we defend and that wants to say a lot about our territory and our know-how.

      In this universe, Nontron's knife is an ancestor and inspires many legends. This imaginary going back to the beginning of time relies as much on its imagined forms as on its distinctive pyrograved sign.

      His story is so long that it is difficult even to date his birth. However, specialists agree that Nontron's knife is the oldest knife in France and dates back at least to the 15th century.

      But who says tradition does not say immobility. On the contrary, the cutlery Nontronnaise, in its case of wood and aluminum signed Luc-Arsene Henry, has offered the services of renowned designers like Olivier Gagnere, Eric Raffy, Christian Ghion.

      Heirs of a long local cutlery tradition, the cutlers of today are still working to make by hand the Nontron with the same gestures as their predecessors. The workshop, close to the heart of the city, allows visitors to see and appreciate the craft.

      Free visit of the workshop : all year round from Monday to Friday 9h-12h and 13h30-17h30.
      By appointment for groups.

  • Français

Traveller Reviews Coutellerie Nontron­naise

4.2 sur 5 15 reviews

  • Guillaume Anténor

    5 sur 5 Reviews posted by Guillaume Anténor on 10/03/2021

    I am happy to have been able to discuss at length with the foreman on the history and manufacture of these legendary and internationally recognized knives.

  • Jean-Luc Sevault

    5 sur 5 Reviews posted by Jean-Luc Sevault on 29/09/2020

    I visited this knife factory with curiosity. The building is modern and well integrated into the environment. From its promontory you have a splendid view. The bright store highlights the production made on site and as an extension, the gallery overlooks the manufacturing workshop where each worker makes his knife from start to finish by changing post. Very interesting.

  • Jean Luc Chassang

    2 sur 5 Reviews posted by Jean Luc Chassang on 06/10/2020

    Rustic knife, very average finishes ("unfortunate" hammer blows ...), still paid 63 €, with an unsharpened blade! Great progress to be made to match the quality of a Laguiole (even if the blades come from Forges de Laguiole)! In addition, the saleswoman without asking me retained the "credit" option of my bank card (which I never use and always choose "cash") which allowed me to spend time with the bank to modify !

Ride around

Sous les ombrages du Périgord Vert

Sous les ombrages du Périgord Vert
Sous les ombrages du Périgord Vert

81 m - Nontron

Bike / road Velo hybrid

La boucle du Puy

La boucle du Puy
La boucle du Puy

245 m - Nontron

Walking

Boucle de lussas

Boucle de lussas
Boucle de lussas

6,1 km - Lussas et Nontronneau

Walking

You will like also

NONTRON

NONTRON
NONTRON

577 m - Nontron

Abjat sur Bandiat

Abjat sur Bandiat
Abjat sur Bandiat

Abjat sur Bandiat is a commune in the Périgord Vert, made up of a multitude of small villages and crossed by a ...

10,0 km - Abjat sur Bandiat

Piégut-Pluviers

Piégut-Pluviers
Piégut-Pluviers

11,1 km - Piégut Pluviers

Saint-Saud-Lacoussière

Saint-Saud-Lacoussière
Saint-Saud-Lacoussière

Municipality in the north of the department, in the Périgord Vert , Saint-Saud-Lacoussière is nestled in the heart ...

12,3 km - Saint Saud Lacoussière

ABBAYE DE BOSCHAUD

ABBAYE DE BOSCHAUD
ABBAYE DE BOSCHAUD

A stone's throw from the Château de Puyguilhem, a ruined 12th century Cistercian Abbey, a site to discover! ...

12,8 km - Villars

loading... map preview

Coutellerie Nontron­naise

Address

Place Paul Bert
24300 Nontron

Contacts

Phone : 05 53 56 01 55

Fax : 05 53 56 25 31

GPS coordinates

45° 31'31.14"N, 0° 39'38.56"E

We tested for you

NONTRON AND ITS CUTLERY

NONTRON AND ITS CUTLERY
NONTRON AND ITS CUTLERY

578 m - Nontron

Château le Verdoyer: Family holidays in Périgord Vert

Château le Verdoyer: Family holidays in Périgord Vert
Château le Verdoyer: Family holidays in Périgo ...

9,6 km - Champs Romain

The Dordogne in 4 days: The perfect Guide for everyone

The Dordogne in 4 days: The perfect Guide for everyone
The Dordogne in 4 days: The perfect Guide for  ...

17,9 km - Brantôme

Feeling great: in the heart of the venice of the périgord

Feeling great: in the heart of the venice of the périgord
Feeling great: in the heart of the venice of t ...

17,9 km - Brantôme

Discovering Saint-Jean-de-Côle

Discovering Saint-Jean-de-Côle
Discovering Saint-Jean-de-Côle

18,2 km - Saint Jean de Côle

Events nearby

Châteaux en Fête - château de Nontron

Châteaux en Fête - château de Nontron
Châteaux en Fête - château de Nontron

11/06/2021

193 m - Nontron

Patrimoine

Marché hebdomadaire de Nontron

Marché hebdomadaire de Nontron
Marché hebdomadaire de Nontron

01/01/2021 to 31/12/2021

578 m - Nontron

Marchés

Tournoi de Bridge

Tournoi de Bridge
Tournoi de Bridge

06/06/2021

692 m - Nontron

Evènements sportifs

Concours de Pêche au coup

Concours de Pêche au coup
Concours de Pêche au coup

06/06/2021

2,0 km - Nontron

Jeux-concours

Festival Foliamusica : Duo Sublima

Festival Foliamusica : Duo Sublima
Festival Foliamusica : Duo Sublima

03/07/2021

2,2 km - Saint Martial de Valette

Concerts

Châteaux en Fête - château de Beauvais

Châteaux en Fête - château de Beauvais
Châteaux en Fête - château de Beauvais

12/06/2021

6,2 km - Lussas et Nontronneau

Patrimoine

Chantier participatif

Chantier participatif
Chantier participatif

29/05/2021

7,2 km - Saint Estèphe

Patrimoine

Visite commentée de l'église de Saint-Estèphe

Visite commentée de l'église de Saint-Estèphe
Visite commentée de l'église de Saint-Estèphe

04/07/2021

7,3 km - Saint Estèphe

Patrimoine

Concert de Bernat Combi

Concert de Bernat Combi
Concert de Bernat Combi

26/06/2021

7,4 km - Saint Estèphe

Concerts

La boucle des Petits Moulins

La boucle des Petits Moulins
La boucle des Petits Moulins

11/07/2021

7,4 km - Saint Estèphe

Patrimoine

Le Musée Fernand Desmoulin - Clocher campanile de Brantôme

Le Musée Fernand Desmoulin - Clocher campanile de Brantôme
Le Musée Fernand Desmoulin - Clocher campanile ...

19th century engraver painter , friend of Zola and Hugo, his complete work is staged in two rooms of the abbey. • ...

18,0 km - Brantôme

Écomusée de la Truffe

Écomusée de la Truffe
Écomusée de la Truffe

Housed in a fully renovated 19th century farm, the Écomusée de la Truffe welcomes you at the entrance to the ...

29,6 km - Sorges

MAAP - Musée d'art et d'archéologie du Périgord

MAAP - Musée d'art et d'archéologie du Périgord
MAAP - Musée d'art et d'archéologie du Périgord

Enter a large 19th century institution , full of charm with its high colored walls and creaking parquet floors. You ...

38,1 km - Périgueux

Musée Militaire du Périgord

Musée Militaire du Périgord
Musée Militaire du Périgord

Museum gathering the military souvenirs brought back by the Périgourdins during their campaigns, whether they ...

38,4 km - Périgueux

VESUNNA, site-musée gallo-romain

VESUNNA, site-musée gallo-romain
VESUNNA, site-musée gallo-romain

Unique in France. The remains of a rich Gallo-Roman residence in the architecture of Jean Nouvel . Exceptionally ...

38,7 km - Périgueux