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Museums of the Vendee
that like to find out more about the History of the Vendee, its
traditions, its people and their customs and the different aspects of
life that makes this area of France so fascinating then a visit to one
of the many Museums will be both entertaining and rewarding.
The Museums of the Vendee are in two basic groups, the general museum
that covers many aspects of the region and those with more specific
topics, often living museums.
Below are a list of the various museums to be found in the Vendee.
Historial de la Vendee
Les Lucs sur Bologne. This is the Vendees major Museum covering 7000
years of history in the Vendee using the latest technologies to bring
the past to life.
Musee de Fontenay-la-Comte Known as Museee
Vendeen this is one of the more important museum in France and worthy
of a visit. It containes one of the best collections of Gallo-Roman
glass and ....Read More...
Maison de la Meunerie water mill and working mill.
Manoir des Science at Reaumur
Le Cairn centre de la prehistoire at St.hilaire-la-foret.
Centre Minier de Faymoreau the mining museum at Faymoreau
Museum du Coquillage the sea shell museum at Les Sables d'Olonne.
Le Daviaud. The ecomusee du Marais Breton Vendeen.
Musee Milcendeau-Jean Yoles The museum to Painter Charles Milcendeau and writer Jean Yoles
Museum L'abbaye St.Croix Modern and contemporary art at Les Sables d'Olonne.
Bourrine du Bois Juquaud. Original dwellings made from mud an interesting insight to life of the area.
Bourrine de Rosalie. This eco museum is one of the last traditional marshland homes.
Refuge de Grasla. In the forest near Les Brouzils where the Vendeens took refuge during the Wars of the Vendee.
Musee des Traditions Populaires At Olonne-sur-Mer this museum is devoted to popular traditions of the area.
Musee-Automobiles de la Vendee This motor museum at Talmont St.Hilaire has a vast collect of cars motor bikes and carrages
Musee Deux Victories. Mouilloron-en-Pareds. This museum is dedicated to the live of France two heros of the 2 world wars.
Maison & Jardins de Georges Clemenceau. St.Vincent-sur-Jard cottage and garden by the sea.
Musee La Mie Caline Museum of bakery at Sallertaine
The French Protestant museum. The 400 year history of protestant in western France
Fishermans Museum Port Joinvill on the Ile d'Yeu
Salt museum. Noirmoutier-en-Ile
Cheese Museum and Goat farm Noirmoutier-en-Ile.
Museum de Arts & Archeology La Roche-sur-Yon.
Museum of wine at the Chateau de la Preuille, St Hilaire Loulay.
Museum of Fishing.
Chateau-st.Clair, le Chaume.small museum on fishing plus a panoramique
view of Les Sables from the Arundel Tower. Open; 1/4 to 30/9 10.30
till 12.30 & 15h till 18h.
Museum Andre Deluoc.
1, rue de l'Etendard. St.Michel-en-l'Herm. Tel. 02 51 30 21 89.
Exhibition of 150 sculptures in stone, marble and wood from 1929
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