The Fondation

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The Foundation Hephaestus aims to:

Preserve, develop and present to the public and to the scientific world the « Hephaestus » Collection and thus bring the civilizations of the East and West; fire and light is a common heritage.

To this end, the Foundation created the task, to maintain and animate “The Museum of the Light” – a scientific museum, cultural, educational and history center – where the “Hephaestus” Collection or any other collection or related exposition is being presented, with regard to the theme of Fire, Light, Lighting, throughout the eras.

It can also launch touring exhibitions having the same goals around the world or in co-operation with any third party initiative.