Ecomusee de la Baie du Mont St Michel

Avranches
Normandy
Attractions and places of interest
Museums

In the Bay of Mont St Michel, this museum has an exhibition about 'man, nature & landscapes' - the flora, fauna & local activities from centuries ago, which include pêche à pied (a clever way of fishing on foot, which still exists today) and the drying sea salt. Price reduction shown is on adult tariff.

Nearby attractions

Not for the fainthearted, but great fun if you're the daring kind! Take a microlight trip over Mont St Michel for a fantastic view of this famous island abbey, one of France's top tourist attractions. Or take a short'discovery...

The History Museum on Mont St Michel contains lots of artefacts to understand the Mont's long and vibrant history. Here you'll find a collection of ancient weapons, medieval instruments of torture and you can also visit the...

The Mont St Michel abbey is a Romanesque and Gothic masterpiece of design and a phenomenal work of architecture.

The Archéoscope is a multimedia sound and light show based on the history and legends of the Mont. Watch as the myths and history come to life on a big screen, with a 3D model of the Mont which rises from the water of a pool...

Places to visit nearby

Mont St Michel in Normandy is one of France's most popular tourist attractions attracting over 3 million visitors every year.

Avranches in Normandy is an historical city that was once a royal city under Louis IX, and saw an important battle during WW2, overlooking the beautiful bay of Mont St Michel.

Villedieu-les-Poêles in Normandy is known as the 'city of copper', because of it's talented copper artisans, and is a beautifully preserved medieval town.