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MAISON DE LA MEUNERIE

Historic site and monument, House and building, Mill, No rating in Rives-d'Autise
5 Full-fare
  • An authentic site with a working mill for a visit to the flavours of yesteryear

  • On the edge of the Marais Poitevin, a close link with nature.

    In the heart of the small town of Nieul sur l'Autise, just a stone's throw from the Royal Abbey, discover the authentic, bucolic site of the Maison de la Meunerie. Share in the Maison's commitment to passing on the legacy of its milling history, which continues to this day, as well as bearing witness to life in a rural environment at the beginning of the 20th century.

    Every day, the Maison de la Meunerie invites you to follow...
    On the edge of the Marais Poitevin, a close link with nature.

    In the heart of the small town of Nieul sur l'Autise, just a stone's throw from the Royal Abbey, discover the authentic, bucolic site of the Maison de la Meunerie. Share in the Maison's commitment to passing on the legacy of its milling history, which continues to this day, as well as bearing witness to life in a rural environment at the beginning of the 20th century.

    Every day, the Maison de la Meunerie invites you to follow its museum trail in the form of a stroll. You'll accompany Suzanne, a fictional character, as she explores the various activities that used to take place on the site. Young and old alike will enjoy discovering the stone and reed buildings, the collections of old objects, the working wheels of the mill... or following Pompon the cat.

    For a fun and educational visit with children, from toddlers to adults, La Maison de la Meunerie offers several options.
    The games booklet.
    The 'Baludik' connected tour by downloading the 'Auguste en-quête du moulin' application!

    The Maison de la Meunerie shop in the barn is open to visitors. It offers a wide range of designer items and local products, as well as a booklet dedicated to the history and collections of the site. You'll also find flours made from organic wheat in its water mill, as well as butter and angelica cakes baked with the same traditional-tasting flour.
    The Maison de la Meunerie also has a range of souvenirs for young visitors (wooden games, fabric games, zero-waste games, etc.).
  • Spoken languages
    • English
    • French
  • Accepted customers
    • Individuals
    • Groups
  • Groups (Max capacity)
    • 75  Person(s)
Services
  • Activities
    • Specific themed events
    • Workshop for adults
    • Workshop for children
    • Temporary exhibitions
  • Equipment
    • Picnic area
  • Services
    • Interactive terminal
    • Shop
    • Games area
    • Wifi access
Rates
Payment methods
  • Cheques and postal orders
  • Holiday vouchers
  • Espèces
  • Rates
  • Basic price adult
    5 €
  • Discounted rate
    3.50 €
  • Free of charge
    Free
  • Children's price
    3.50 €
Openings
  • From March 22, 2024
    until May 31, 2024
  • From June 1, 2024
    until August 31, 2024
  • From September 1, 2024
    until November 3, 2024
  • Tuesday
    2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday
    2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday
    2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Sunday
    2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Monday
    10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Tuesday
    10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Wednesday
    10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Thursday
    10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Friday
    10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Saturday
    10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Sunday
    10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Tuesday
    2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday
    2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday
    2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Sunday
    2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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