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ECOMUSEE DU MARAIS SALANT

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

Sans titre
  • Conducted tours of an active marshland.

    IIn 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
    01/03 to 15/04 : 2.30 – 5.15pm (Closed Sundays and Mondays)
    16/04 to 19/06 : 2.30 – 6pm (Closed Mondays)
    20/06 to 17/09 : 10am – 12.30pm / 2 – 7pm
    17/09 to 04/11 : 2.30 – 5pm (Closed Sundays and Mondays)

    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

    • (8 - 12 years)

    2,70 €
  • Child rate
    5 €
  • Free