Musée de la Préhistoire en Finistère

A journey through prehistoric times
Museum ,  Historic site and monument ,  Megalith ,  Ruins and remains ,  Archaeological site ,  Archaeology ,  Prehistory at Penmarch

Musée de la Préhistoire Finistérienne©
Musée de la Préhistoire Finistérienne©
Musée de la Préhistoire Finistérienne©
Musée de la Préhistoire Finistérienne©
Musée de la Préhistoire Finistérienne©
Musée de la Préhistoire Finistérienne©
Musée de la Préhistoire Finistérienne©
Musée de la Préhistoire Finistérienne©
  • With around 3000 archaeological artefacts, the ‘Musée de la Préhistoire’ (Museum of Prehistory) invites you to discover the past of the Finistère region and the tip of Brittany.

    Archaeological digs carried out on over 180 sites in the Finistère region have uncovered tools, prehistoric and proto-historic pottery, as well as a collection of weapons. Throughout the 3000m2 of exhibition space, the museum presents these archaeological finds: sharpened and polished tools, a collection of pottery, plus daggers, axes, swords and spearheads. The museum has also reconstructed two burial sites, one from Gaulish times and the other from the Early Middle Ages. Outside, you can stroll amongst the dolmen, menhirs, cists, Bronze Age tombs and Gaulish stele. In the summer, join the bronze casting workshop and take home your own piece of history!
  • Environment
    • Direct access to the beach
    • Near the beach
    • At the seaside
    • Sea view
  • Spoken languages
    • English
  • Accepted customers
    • Individuals
    • Groups
Services
  • Activities
    • Special theme activity
    • Adult workshop
    • Children's workshop
    • Lectures
    • Temporary exhibitions
  • Equipment
    • Bike shelter
  • Services
    • Disabled facilities and reception
    • Boutique
Rates
Payment methods
  • Debit cards
  • Cheques and giro cheques
  • Cash
  • Transfers
  • Rates 2019
  • Standard rate - adult full price
    From 4 €
  • Child rate
    From 3 €
  • Reduce rate
    From 3 €
Openings
Openings
  • From April 8, 2019 until September 30, 2019
  • From October 21, 2019 until October 27, 2019
  • From December 21, 2019 until January 6, 2020
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