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 DES USTENSILES DE CUISINE ANCIENSSAINT-DENIS-LA-CHEVASSE
Popular tradition museum in St Denis la Chevasse, in the heart of Vendée, 20 minutes from La Roche sur Yon
LE MUSÉE DE LA PÊCHE ET DU SAUVETAGE EN MERL'ILE-D'YEU
The island, the islanders and the sea. Discover how they live together : fishermen, SNSM (sea rescuing). In our museums, discover how the islanders have lived of, with and against a generous but dangerous atlantic sea. Information at the Tourist office tel +33(0)18.104.22.168.58. Opening period : April to September : everyday, except the Sunday, from 10:00am to 12:30pm (and some afternoon of rainy days). Rest of the year : reservation only (6 people minimum). Price Adult (from 16 years old) : 5€ child (5 to 16 years old) : 3€ Less than 5 years old : free
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).