Écomusée des Monts d'Arrée

The Breton countryside of a past era
Museum, Rural agricultural area, Folk art and traditions, Eco-museum, Trades at Commana

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4,5 Full-fare
  • A busy eco-museum featuring lots of summer activities based across two sites: a historical milling village and a country house 12 km away.

    Tucked away in the bottom of a valley and uninhabited since 1965, the hamlet of Kerouat is a testament to central Brittany's old country way of life. Some 15 buildings form this milling village, now a moving monument to the past and a lovely place to take a stroll. Walk into the houses, bakehouses, stables, cattle sheds etc. Then visit the orchard, kitchen garden and 12 hectare wood, where a tannery and windmill can be found. Craftsmen are present all year long to share their traditional techniques: from milling and baking to working with slate. Around 15 minutes away by car is the Cornec de Saint-Rivoal country house. Here, you can picture how an affluent 18th-century family would have lived in the countryside around the Monts d'Arrée mountains. A time when people and livestock still lived under one roof…
  • Environment
    • In the country
    • By a lake or man-made lake
    • Riverside
  • Spoken languages
    • fr*
    • de*
    • English
    • bre*
  • Activities
    • Special theme activity
    • Adult workshop
    • Children's workshop
    • Lectures
    • Temporary exhibitions
  • Services
    • Boutique
Payment methods
  • Debit cards
  • Cheques and giro cheques
  • Holiday cheques
  • Cash
  • Transfers
  • Rates 2020
  • Standard rate - adult full price
    4.5 €
  • Child rate
    2.5 €
  • Reduce rate
    From 2.5 € to 3 €
  • From March 1, 2020 until March 16, 2020
  • From June 7, 2020 until October 31, 2020
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