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MUSEUMS

La Maison du Châtaignier

 

In the table below you find some museums or sites in the surroundings of the Mill, which are worth a visit.

 

NameDescriptionLink
Ardelaine
Saint-Pierreville
Ardelaine is a cooperative organisation for local development offering 3 guided tours. In the boutique you can buy for instance clothes made exclusively in the local workshop. They offer trainings on the spot, there is a café with library and a restaurant with only locally produced food, etc.Ardelaine
La Maison du Châtaignier
Saint-Pierreville
The "House of the Chestnut" (la Maison du Châtaignier), accessible for everybody, shows the discovery of the sweet chestnut on 3 levels. Here you can see the history of the special bond between people living on the hills of the Ardèche and there "bread tree". For groups and schools it is possible to arrange a walk in a chestnut orchard and to have a tasting session of products made with chestnuts.Châtaignier
Maison Champanhet
Vals-les-Bains
The museum of the adeptness of the Ardèche inhabitant: take your family out for an ancient times experience! At the crossroads of tradition and adeptness this museum shows a surprising journey through culture and heritage. Champanhet
Maison Jean Ferrat
Antraïgues-sur-Volane
The house of Jean Ferrat looks over the square of Antraïgues, a picturesque village on top of a basalt rock.
The artist arrived here in the 1960's and found here "in this land of wind, broom and heather" a peaceful refuge.
Jean Ferrat
Parc Éolien
Freyssenet
This is a group of 6 big windmills along the touristic route of the Coiron plateau. Exceptional view. The whole park becomes magical at sunset on the rough Coiron scenery.