Rue Pierre Timbaud * before the "Ferme de l'Horloge"


The farm of the clock is built in several stages between the end of the old regime and the eighteenth century. It is a relic of the time when Gennevilliers fell within the abbey of Saint-Denis, feudal lord. It was the setting for the film "The letter Lyon." This rural farmhouse retains a certain allure thanks to its glazed arcades and a small bell tower where the clock was. Restored by the municipality, it is a meeting place for the villagers.


* Jean-Pierre Timbaud, Born 09.20.1904, died le22 / 10/1941 in Chateaubriant (Loire-Atlantique), CGT union responsible for social works in the city, it deals in a few weeks to open in 1936 the first colony gennevilloise Granville. He was shot with Jean Grandel hostage in retaliation for the attack of 20 October 1941 against the Feldkommandant Karl Holtz.

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Dear (s) Guest ,,

You just moved there, you come to work or you just visiting, Gennevilliers and Tourist Office Tourist Office are happy to welcome you in this Municipality in northern Paris region.

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Spreading fields sewers of Paris from the 19th to the 20th century, Gennevilliers has become a modern city, caring and daring.

  • Gennevilliers industrial companies with very high technology,
  • Gennevilliers and its river port that you can visit during a cruise on the Seine,
  • Gennevilliers cultural with its National Theater, its conservatory, libraries, media libraries and artistic creations and plastic spaces,
  • Gennevilliers sport with its nautical center and fitness, its stages rugby, football, athletics, tennis, equestrian center and countless gyms. All these facilities are connected by the green corridor, its recreation parks that cross Gennevilliers.
  • Gennevilliers festive with its parade of floats made by the triennial Gennevillois, led by the House of Cultural Development and all events organized by volunteers from the Tourist Office.

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Enjoy your stay and see you soon.

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Christmas Joubert President of VVV