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ECOMUSEE DU MARAIS SALANT

Museum ,  Rural agricultural area ,  Folk art and traditions ,  Eco-museum ,  Trades in Loix

5,5 Full-fare
  • Conducted tours of an active marshland.

  • In Loix, in the heart of the salt marshes, an ecomuseum recounts the story of the «white gold» that gave the island its prosperity in bygone days, the salt workers’ way of life and expertise, the ingenious system for carrying seawater to the salt pans etc.

    Salt and «fleur de sel» are on sale in the shop.

    Opening hours for September and October:
    September 1 through 18: Monday through Saturday - 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 2 to 6:30 p.m.
    September 19 to 30: Tuesday to Saturday - 2:30 to 6:00...
    In Loix, in the heart of the salt marshes, an ecomuseum recounts the story of the «white gold» that gave the island its prosperity in bygone days, the salt workers’ way of life and expertise, the ingenious system for carrying seawater to the salt pans etc.

    > Salt and «fleur de sel» are on sale in the shop.

    Opening hours for September and October:
    September 1 through 18: Monday through Saturday - 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 2 to 6:30 p.m.
    September 19 to 30: Tuesday to Saturday - 2:30 to 6:00 pm
    October 1 to 31: Tuesday to Saturday - 2:30 to 5:00 pm

    First visit starts 30 minutes after opening hours
    Last visit starts 70mn before closing time.
    > Average duration of the visit: 45 minutes
  • Access
    • Public transport  :  Château d'eau at 0 m
  • Spoken languages
    • English
  • Accepted customers
    • Individuals
    • Groups
  • Groups (Max capacity)
    • 50  Person(s)
Services
  • Services
    • Guided visits (groups only)
    • Guided visits
  • Activities
    • Special theme activity
    • Adult workshop
    • Children's workshop
  • Equipment
    • Boutiques
    • Car park
    • bus parking
Rates

Payment methods

  • American Express
  • Bank card
  • Holiday cheques
  • Cash
  • Eurocard - Mastercard
  • Online payment
  • Visa
  • Rates
  • Adult
    5.50 €
  • Child rate
    2.70 €

    • (8 - 12 years)

  • Child rate
    5 €
  • Free
Openings
  • From September 1, 2021
    until September 18, 2021
  • From September 19, 2021
    until September 30, 2021
  • From October 1, 2021
    until October 31, 2021
  • Monday
    10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Tuesday
    10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Wednesday
    10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Thursday
    10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Friday
    10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Saturday
    10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Tuesday
    2:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    2:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday
    2:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday
    2:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Saturday
    2:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday
    2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday
    2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday
    2:30 PM - 5:00 PM