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Tumulus de Bougon

Lieu-dit "La Chapelle"
79800 Bougon
Phone : +33 5 49 05 12 13
Live the Prehistory!
Explore the museum and discover the tumulus built 2000 years before the pyramids of Egypt.
Modern architecture nestled in the heart of a natural setting, the museum offers a trip to Prehistory illustrating the first steps of Humanity, from our hunter-gatherer ancestors to the first farmers.
He is particularly interested in the Neolithic period, a fundamental period in the history of Man, during which he settles down and builds imposing funerary monuments such as those of the nearby necropolis connected to the museum through a journey of discovery.
Built more than 6,000 years ago, this necropolis, exceptionally well preserved, consists of imposing tumulus containing funeral rooms (dolmens) accessible to visitors.

Reopened on 20 May 2020.
Let's discover prehistoric mounds built by neolithic people more than 6 000 years ago !
At the heart of a beautiful nature reserve, you will enjoy theses majestics buildings full of mystery. The museum reproduces the Neolithic era in the vast timeline of Prehistory and the walk to the archeological site is lined with life-size reconstructions.
Labels
  • Musée de France
  • Qualité tourisme

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Until Wed 30 Sep 2020
From Thu 01 Oct 2020 to Sun 01 Nov 2020
Monday--
Tuesday10h to 18h30-
Wednesday10h to 18h30-
Thursday10h to 18h30-
Friday10h to 18h30-
Saturday10h to 18h30-
Sunday10h to 18h30-
Monday--
Tuesday10h to 17h30-
Wednesday10h to 17h30-
Thursday10h to 17h30-
Friday10h to 17h30-
Saturday13h to 17h30-
Sunday13h to 17h30-
Capacities :
Facilities
  • Picnic area
  • Bar
Services
  • Boutique
Activities
  • Adult workshop
  • Children's workshop
  • Lectures
  • Temporary exhibitions
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Prices Min Max Description Application Period
Standard rate - adult full price 6.00€ 8.00€ 2020
Standard rate - adult full price 16.00€ 22.00€ 2020
Reduce rate 2.00€ 7.00€ 2020
Free / / 2020
Standard rate - adult full price 12.50€ / 2020
Reduce rate 4.50€ / 2020
Group rate 1.00€ 4.50€ 2020

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Tumulus de Bougon
Address :
Lieu-dit "La Chapelle"
79800 Bougon
Phone :
+33 5 49 05 12 13
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