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Regional Museum of Fort Vauban

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This museum recounts the history of the territory.

The Musée Régional de Fouras-les-Bains is housed in the heart of the town's most important historical and military building, the Fort Vauban keep.
The museum's 10 rooms tell the story of the town and its surroundings, following a thematic path: geology and archaeology, military history, seaside history, maritime history... An art collection and a documentary collection have also been developed.
Admission to the museum includes access to the dungeon terrace. Guided tour of the fortifications, from the underground room to the terrace.

Opening period

From 13/04 to 12/05/2024, every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 2.30 pm and 5.30 pm.
Open exceptionally on 01/05, 08/05 and 09/05.

From 13/05 to 30/05/2024, every Saturday and Sunday between 2.30 pm and 5.30 pm.
Open exceptionally on 20/05.

From 01/06 to 15/09/2024
Opening hours on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 10 am and 12 pm and between 3 pm and 6.30 pm.

Contact

https://www.musee-fouras.fr

05 46 84 15 23



This museum recounts the history of the territory.

The Musée Régional de Fouras-les-Bains is housed in the heart of the town's most important historical and military building, the Fort Vauban keep.
The museum's 10 rooms tell the story of the town and its surroundings, following a thematic path: geology and archaeology, military history, seaside history, maritime history... An art collection and a documentary collection have also been developed.
Admission to the museum includes access to the dungeon terrace. Guided tour of the fortifications, from the underground room to the terrace.

Opening period

From 13/04 to 12/05/2024, every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 2.30 pm and 5.30 pm.
Open exceptionally on 01/05, 08/05 and 09/05.

From 13/05 to 30/05/2024, every Saturday and Sunday between 2.30 pm and 5.30 pm.
Open exceptionally on 20/05.

From 01/06 to 15/09/2024
Opening hours on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 10 am and 12 pm and between 3 pm and 6.30 pm.

Spoken languages

English, French