Museums and Eco-museums
ESPACE DES RECORDSAUBIGNY-LES CLOUZEAUX
The Aubigny World Records Space: Giant objects for young and old!
MAISON DU MAÎTRE DE DIGUESCHAILLE-LES-MARAIS
Recognised by the Regional Natural Park of Marais Poitevin, the Dykes master house presents the story of a territory. Children's games booklet (7 years +). Animals on site. 30 minutes from La Rochelle. Marais poitevin: dried marshes.
MUSÉE ORNITHOLOGIQUE CHARLES PAYRAUDEAULA CHAIZE-LE-VICOMTE
Permanent exhibition of preserved birds from the collection of the French naturalist Charles Payraudeau (1798-1865).
MAISON DES ECLUSES À POISSONS ET PÊCHES TRADITIONNELLESLA GUERINIERE
The Observatoire de l'Estran de l'Ile de Noirmoutier was founded when a section of the Observatoire de l'Estran de l'Ile d'Oléron was opened in Noirmoutier in 1987 by the president Bernard Debande. INFORM and TEACH to PRESERVE and SHARE THE ATLANTIC OCEAN HERITAGE. The association members work towards this goal: - they keep up fishing activities in the Ecluse à poissons ou pêcherie N° 7 (fishery) known as Bon Secours, in Pulans, in the Cantine inlet in La Guérinière, which was used before 1873. - they welcome guests to La Maison des Ecluses et Pêches Traditionnelles. This museum in a World War II blockhaus exhibits the beach’s flora and fauna along with the history of fisheries on the Atlantic coast and Ile de Noirmoutier and preserve shellfish gathering equipment. In a blockhaus on
MUSEUM DU COQUILLAGELES SABLES-D'OLONNE
One of the most visited sites of the Vendée. Its popularity is based on the richness, diversity and quality of the exhibits. 'Immerse' yourself into a fairy-tale world and discover a private collection that is unique in Europe: 45.000 tropical shellfish from all around the world, in an array of extraordinary shapes and shimmering colours. 230 showcases and a shark space. Free access to the shop. Air-conditioned museum.