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Musée de la vie rurale et de la coiffe

Museum, Farming / rural world, Crafts, Popular arts and traditions, Ecomuseum, Popular arts and traditions, Wash-house, Priory, Temple, Unlisted in Souvigné
  • A museum that draws its authenticity from the heart of Protestant Poitou.

    Push its doors, passionate guides, committed to reviving the daily life of our peasants in the 19th century, will lead your steps through the 7 rooms of a 15th century priory.

    From the peasant interior to the space of basketry, from the bakery to the stable with its earthen tools, and its exhibition on the work of hemp, to the room of headdresses and traditional costumes, each object comes to life and immerses you in...
    A museum that draws its authenticity from the heart of Protestant Poitou.

    Push its doors, passionate guides, committed to reviving the daily life of our peasants in the 19th century, will lead your steps through the 7 rooms of a 15th century priory.

    From the peasant interior to the space of basketry, from the bakery to the stable with its earthen tools, and its exhibition on the work of hemp, to the room of headdresses and traditional costumes, each object comes to life and immerses you in the life of yesteryear.

    Extend your visit by strolling near its washhouses, family cemeteries at the corner of the fields, the temple.
    You will find there the strong identity of this village in Huguenot land.
  • Access
    • Motorway  :  La Crèche
  • Accepted customers
    • Individuals
    • Groups
Services
  • Equipment
    • Pram-friendly
    • Picnic area
    • Coach parking
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