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Vassieux-en-Vercors

Explore the archaeological site, listed as a Historical Monument. Presentation of the site, slide show, demonstration of flint knapping. Handle flint, hides, tools. Try your hand at making fires, hunting, art and crafts. Unforgettable holiday memories!

Adress :

L'Hale
26420 Vassieux-en-Vercors
04 75 48 27 81
info@prehistoire-vercors.fr
http://www.prehistoire-vercors.fr

Opening time :

From 01/04 to 30/06/2019
Opening hours on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 10 am and 12 pm and between 2 pm and 5 pm.
Closed Monday and Tuesday.

From 01/07 to 31/08/2019, daily between 10 am and 6 pm.

From 01/09 to 03/11/2019
Opening hours on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 10 am and 12 pm and between 2 pm and 5 pm.
Closed Monday and Tuesday.

L'Ancien Monastère Botanical Garden

Sainte-Croix

A botanical garden, open to all, within the Ancient Monastery of Sainte Croix walled park with more than 300 species of plants (lavenders, thyme...)

Adress :

54 place de l'Eglise Temple
26150 Sainte-Croix
06 71 83 98 14
lesfleursdemay@gmail.com
http://www.le-monastere.org

Opening time :

From 01/01 to 31/12, daily.
Open every day (free access)
Group guided visite on request
Guided tours organised for the festival 'Rendez-vous aux jardins' in June.

Muséobulles - Cave de Die Jaillance

Die

"Go back in times from the Romans to today" Come and discover the history of the wine cellar and its sparkling wines as well as the secrets of the slow maturation of the Clairette de Die. A guided visit followed by a fizzy tasting !!

Adress :

355 Avenue de la Clairette
26150 Die
04 75 22 30 15
accueil@jaillance.com
http://www.jaillance.com
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bKHS5E63bc0

Opening time :

From 02/01 to 31/12/2019, daily.
Closed exceptionally on December 25th.
9:00-12:30 and 14:00-18:30.

Pontaix Protestant Temple

Pontaix

The castle’s chapel overlooking the river has got two remarkable projecting windows, it became a reformed 'temple' in the early 16th century. There are 13th and 14th century murals as well as a 16th century funerary strip.

Adress :

26150 Pontaix
04 75 21 20 22
04 75 21 22 85
04 75 21 23 78
templedepontaix@gmail.com

Opening time :

From 01/04 to 14/07/2019, daily.
By booking.

From 15/07 to 15/08/2019, daily between 3.30 PM and 6.30 PM.

From 16/08 to 31/10/2019, daily.
By booking.

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Notre-Dame de Valcroissant Abbey

Die

Cistercian abbey from the 12th century, ruined during the wars of religion, converted into a farm in the 17th century and sold at the French Revolution. Today, it is a privately owned farm. Guided visits only.

Adress :

Valcroissant
26150 Die
04 75 22 12 70
remy.legaut@wanadoo.fr
http://www.abbayedevalcroissant.eu

Opening time :

From 01/05 to 31/05, every Friday at 5 pm.

From 01/06 to 30/06, every Wednesday at 5 pm.

From 01/07 to 31/08, every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 5 pm.

From 01/09 to 30/09, every Wednesday at 5 pm.

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La Ferme aux Papillons (Butterflies Farm)

Die

Tropical garden and observation centre, home to hundreds of exotic butterflies flying freely. Duration of the visit: 1 hour.

Adress :

Jardin des Découvertes
26150 Die
04 75 22 17 90
fermeauxpapillons@gmail.com
http://www.jardin-decouvertes.com

Opening time :

From 13/04 to 01/09, daily.
From 13/04 to 30/06 : every day 10-12 AM and 2-5 PM.
From 01/07 to 01/09 : every day 10AM to 6 PM.

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Vercheny

This self-guided visit will take you through various reconstruction scenes, to better understand all the aspects of wine growing right down to the bottling, from the early 20th century to the present day. The tour offers panoramic views over a working winery.

Adress :

1664, Avenue de la Clairette
26340 Vercheny
04 75 21 73 77
contact@caves-carod.com
http://www.caves-carod.com

Opening time :

From 01/01 to 31/12.
Closed exceptionally on January 1st, May 1st and December 25th.

'Des Abeilles au Jardin Bleu' Beehives

Die

A guided tour of the beehives with explanations of how a bee swarm functions with the honey garden nearby to understand the links between insects and their environment.

Adress :

Les Jardins de l'Aube
26150 Die
06 86 16 93 92
olive@olivier-de-sepibus.com
http://www.legoutdupaysage.com

Opening time :

From 01/07 to 30/08/2019, every Tuesday, Thursday and Friday between 10 am and 6 pm.

History and Archaeology Museum

Die

Die and the Diois Region Archeological Museum hosts local collections across all historical periods : Prehistory (in particular the Neolithic and the Bronze Age), Antiquity, the Middle-Ages and the Modern Period. Duration of the visit: 1h30.

Adress :

11 rue Camille Buffardel
26150 Die
04 75 22 40 05
musee@mairie-die.fr
http://museededie.org

Opening time :

From 15/04 to 15/06/2019, every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday between 2 pm and 5 pm.
Closed exceptionally on bank holidays.

From 16/06 to 15/09/2019 between 3 pm and 7 pm.
Closed Monday and Sunday.
Closed exceptionally on bank holidays.
All year round, by appointment for groups, including school groups.

Vue énérale

L'Abbé Froment Fossils Exhibition

Luc-en-Diois

A spotlight shed on the collection of this famous Luc-en-Diois inhabitant, passionate fossil collector. He collected over 4,500 pieces throughout his life. A selection is showcased in this exhibition with information about the local geology. Group visit on request.

Adress :

Le Village
26310 Luc-en-Diois
06 38 67 17 59
04 75 21 31 01
04 75 21 38 09
mairie.luc@wanadoo.fr
http://www.luc-en-diois.fr

Opening time :

From 01/01 to 30/06, every Friday.

From 01/07 to 31/08, daily.

From 01/09 to 31/12, every Friday.