Museums and Eco-museums
LA CITÉ DES OISEAUXLES LANDES-GENUSSON
Bird reserve belonging to the Vendée Department with three lakes. This reserve, 30 minutes from the Puy du Fou hosts a wide diversity of birds (museum, observatories and footpaths)
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 DES TRADITIONS POPULAIRESOLONNE-SUR-MER
Housed in a former school built in 1891, the museum presents the daily life in the early twentieth century the inhabitants of the Land of Olonnes region both maritime and rural. Discover through six exhibition halls, traditional crafts, costumes and headdresses, a rural interior, activities seaside, class and memories of the 1914-1918 war. Fun course for children. Open all year. In July and August from 15h to 18h30 and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am to 12pm. April, June, September and Halloween holidays from 2.30pm to 5.30pm The rest of the year on Tuesday from 2.30pm to 5.30pm Rates 2018 Adult € 4.50 child (6-12yrs) € 2 free for children under 6 years. Groups by appointment.
ESPACE DES RECORDSAUBIGNY-LES CLOUZEAUX
The Aubigny World Records Space: Giant objects for young and old!
A journey to the centre of the mine to discover 130 years of coal mining in Vendee. 1 site, 4 visits: the museum, mining village, Carmelo Zagari stained glass, Epagne headframe (St Maurice des Noues).
CHÂTEAU D'EAU D'APREMONTAPREMONT
Panoramic view: · 125 m high · Elevator access · Opening times : 11.30am to 7pm from 4th July to 30st August 2015 · For access – please contact Apremont’s castle