What to expect
A perfect place to take the family, the Mediterranean Forest Ecomuseum
is packed with activities and interactive displays that reveal the secrets of the abundant fauna and flora of Provence and also the traditions of this fascinating region. The Ecomuseum is an easy 10-minute drive south of Aix-en-Provence city centre. The main building boasts three levels with large exhibition spaces showing the amazing diversity of nature in this region with fascinating slideshows, educational games, interactive areas and many other absorbing activities suitable for all ages. The Ecomuseum is set in a 13 hectare park crossed by trails
for further discovery. At each step your family will be finding out more about the secrets of forests by being among great pine and oak trees. A fascinating - and educational - day out.
||Opening hours for the Mediterranean Forest Ecomuseum
(from July to August)
|Open from Sunday to Friday from 9am to 1pm and from 1.30pm to 5.45pm
(from September to June)
|Open from Sunday to Friday from 9am to 12.30pm and from 2pm to 5.45pm
Attention : Last access 30 minutes before closing time.
Closures : the last two weeks of August and the week of Christmas.
Full price: 6,50 €
Reduced price: 4,20 € : children between 4 and 12 years old.
Free admissions : children under 4 years old, holders of the Aix-en-Provence City Pass.
Reduced fares and free admission are only granted on presentation of valid proof.
The Aix-en-Provence City Pass
The City Pass of Aix-en-Provence includes :
- Free access to 14 museums and must-see tourist sites
- 11 guided tours included on different themes
- A visit of Aix-en-Provence by tourist train
- Exclusive offers and good deals on presentation of the Pass
- Access to the bus network of the 36 communes including the shuttle buses in the city centre of Aix-en-Provence.
For more details, visit the page dedicated to the Aix-en-Provence City Pass