Archéoscope

Mont St Michel
Normandy
Attractions and places of interest
Museums

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 in front of you!

Nearby attractions

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

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...

This small chapel is perched at the foot of the island where there is a set of stone steps out to reach it. It was built in 708 on an outcrop of rock that legend says fell from the top of the mount after being pushed by a...

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...

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.

Dol-de-Bretagne in Brittany is a quaint medieval town close to the rugged Mont Dol that overlooks the bay of Mont St Michel.