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Prehisto’site du Cairn

Discover prehistory in a different way with this lively, fun and educational museum that welcomes you to the land of megaliths.

As a family, you can explore the Neolithic habitat, take part in archaeological digs, see the inside of a dolmen and learn about the plants and recipes of our ancestors… A real return to our roots!

Le Préhisto’site du Cairn is located in Saint-Hilaire-la-Forêt, close to the ocean and just 20 km south of Les Sables d’Olonne.

So don’t wait any longer and discover the prehistoric world!

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By car :

Arriving from Nantes and La Roche sur Yon, head for La Tranche sur Mer, then the La Grière district.

Arriving from La Rochelle: direction Luçon, then La Tranche sur mer, La Grière district.

By train :

La Roche sur Yon SNCF train station: 43 Km

Luçon SNCF train station: 31 Km

By bus :

Compagnie Sovetours: http: //

route 550 Les Sables d’Olonne – Luçon

route 555 La Roche sur Yon – L’Aiguillon sur mer

Reception hours

Information and reservations by phone:

Low season: reception open daily from 9am to 12:30pm and from 2pm to 6pm.

High season: reception open daily from 9am to 8pm.

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