Natural history museum at Balalazuc, Ardèche, France
At the hearth of the Gorges de L’Ardèche, at the door of the Geopark UNESCO des Monts d’Ardèche, the Muséum of Ardèche is located in a a fantastic naturel and historic environment.
Appearing to be clinging to a rock above the Ardèche river, this medieval village has the classification of “The most beautiful villages of France”.
The site Balazuc is also a national geological reference since 1982, known for prehistoric housing into the jurassic’s cliffs. Bivouacs frequented by neandertals contains a rich fossils fauna of the last glaciation beginning.
Immerse yourself in the origins of Ardèche and rule the mysteries of Life ! A spectacular adventure in the universe of fossils turning the clock back.
Over 350 m², stones and fossils tell us 500 millions years of earth story including :
A guided tour with a cultural mediator to deepen understanding and share experiences !