Museums - Thematic centres

Farms from the Middle Ages in Xaintrie
Museums - Thematic centres
SAINT-JULIEN-AUX-BOIS

This Middle Age’s village is unique in France. The owners have been building it on 12 hectare (29.65 acres) for 10 years. They have already received more than 150,000 visitors. It is situated in an

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Le Puy d'Arrel

Saint-Julien-aux-Bois, 19220

L'Herminette
Private museum
PLEAUX

From the tree to the object. Exhibition of tools used for wood-work: carpentry, sculpture, handicrafts. More than one thousand old tools, photos and objects are shown.

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Place d'Empeyssine

Pleaux, 15700

Les Burons de Salers
Museums - Thematic centres
SALERS

Individuals or groups, come to discover the “Burons de Salers”. It is also the story of the Cantal departement. The House of the Salers Cheese and Cow and the House of the Salers Gentian. Tourism

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Route du Puy-Mary

Salers, 15140

Maison de la Paille et du Grain
Museums - Thematic centres
ESCORAILLES

In Escorailles, in a barn with an original thatched roof, you will discover the way cereals were cultivated yesteryear and how straw and grain were used.

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Le Bourg

Escorailles, 15700

Maison de la Salers
Museums - Thematic centres
SAINT-BONNET-DE-SALERS

In a renovated barn situated on a beautiful plateau you can discover this tourist spot dedicated to the pedigree Salers cow and its products.The Salers’ House welcomes you with an innovative

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Le Fau

Saint-Bonnet-de-Salers, 15140

Maison du Journalier
Museums - Thematic centres
PLEAUX

This visit allows you discover an era, traditions and a story: those of the men hired by the day as labourers in order to feed their family. We named them: the “journaliers” (the dayworkers).

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Place Georges Pompidou

Pleaux, 15700

Museum in Salers
Municipal museum
SALERS

This was originally the Commander’s home, nicknamed the Templars House, and is now the museum about Salers’ history and popular local traditions.

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Rue des Templiers

Salers, 15140

THE VISITOR CENTRE OF LE FALGOUX
Museums - Thematic centres
LE FALGOUX

In this U-shaped densely wooded valley, this visitor centre in Le Falgoux is established in the municipal meeting hall with a prosperous-looking architecture from the 1940-50’s.

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Le bourg

Le Falgoux, 15380

Visitor centre of the Pas de Peyrol Pass
Museums - Thematic centres
LE CLAUX

In the heart of the protected natural site of the Cantal Mountains, this Visitor Centre (built in 2006) introduces the visitor to the great volcano: its creation, its transformations and its present

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Le Pas de Peyrol

Le Claux, 15400