"Les paniers du Mervaux" [Mervaux Basketry] is:

  • A basketry workshop. The making and sale of objects made of wicker, hazel, chestnut, wild clematis, dogwood and more… and specific commissions on request.
  • Architecture in vegetation. Outdoor structures made with wicker and hazel: huts, hurdles, enclosures, installation and development of sites.
  • Continuing training in traditional basket making and architecture in vegetation for individuals, for trainers, educators, teachers, etc...
  • Workshops for schools, holiday centre, etc ...
  • A Salicetum [or willow grove] composed of 30 varieties of willow.
  • The cultivation of a dozen varieties of willow that have been selected for their characteristics and colour. An educational willow plantation nursery intended to provide cuttings for individual planting, poles for external structures: fascines, hedges, cabins, original creations, development of sites, etc...

Les Paniers du Mervaux is also:

  • A gîte/self catering accommodation which is accessible for people with reduced mobility
  • A B&B (bed and breakfast accommodation)
  • Culinary workshops
  • A catering service