Salt Marshes Museum

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Presentation

Duration of visit: 1 hour.

A museum with a salty taste! 

 
Let yourself be guided on a journey where yesterday's stories and today's realities come together...
The museum's intimate and eclectic tour takes you to the heart of the salt marshes' heritage and land.
Landscapes, techniques, traditions; live the experience and discover the history of the country and the salt people!

The museum can be visited independently, with special features along the way: interactive terminals, projections, information panels, a 12-minute film (on the construction of the salt marshes, its operation and the harvesting of salt). 
The programme of events and visits varies according to the season (see flyer to download).

Services
Booklets of games and investigations are available free of charge all year round for young people (from 4 years old).
Free access to the shop.
Air-conditioned areas.
Free lockers (bulky bags are not allowed in the exhibition areas, small backpacks must be carried on the front).
Baby changing area and disabled WC.
WIFI access.
Opening day(s)

From Saturday 01 to Sunday 30 June 2024

Every day except Monday

10:00 to 12:30 and 14:00 to 18:00

From Monday 01 July to Saturday 31 August 2024

Every day

10:00 to 19:00

From Sunday 01 to Monday 30 September 2024

Every day except Monday

10:00 to 12:30 and 14:00 to 18:00

Clasification, Labels, Chains
  • Labels and Brands :
    • Quality  in Tourism - brand
    • Musee de France (brand)
    • Exceptional site classified as ?tastes and flavours inspired by the salt marshes of Guerande'.
    • Petite Cité de Caractère de Bretagne-quaint, historical village/town of Loire Atlantique
Information
  • Visit/Heritage :
    • Museum
  • Kind of visits :
    • Guided visit
    • Visit at your leisure
    • Booking compulsory
    • Average duration of the guided tour 1h
  • Nationwide Event :
    • Takes part in les Journées Européennes du Patrimoine
    • Participates/is a partner/Takes part in la Nuit des Musées
    • Takes part in les Journées du Patrimoine de Pays
  • Group Reception :
    • Maximum number of people/maximum capacity 25 pour un groupe (au-delà, contacter le Musée)
    • Coach parking
Equipment & Services
  • On Site Services :
    • Free parking
    • Parking for bicycles
    • WIFI
  • Baby/Child Equipment :
    • Pushchair access
    • Matress/baby changing table
    • Bottle-warmer
Accessibility
  • Disabled Acess :
    • Accessible for people with reduced mobility
    • Magnetic loop
    • Adaptée aux personnes déficientes visuelles
    • Audiodescription
    • Supports d'aide à la visite

Map

Destination
Musée des Marais Salants
Place Adèle Pichon
44740
BATZ SUR MER
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 47.27897
Longitude : -2.47799
  • Geographical Location :
    • In the town center
    • Less than 500 m from the sea
    • Less than 5 km from the salted marshes
    • Distance from a bus stop 300 m
    • Distance from the railway station 400 m (Batz-sur-mer)
    • Distance from the shops 300 m
    • Distance from the beaches 500 m
    • Distance from the coast 500 m
    • Distance from a place to swim 500m
Contact
Salt Marshes Museum
Place Adèle Pichon
44740
BATZ SUR MER
mail / message
Phone : +33 2 40 23 82 79
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  • Languages Spoken :
    • English