Museums and interpretation centres
The area of La Roche-sur-Yon contains many museums, catering to every taste from nationally accredited "Musées de France" to interpretation centres on biodiversity... Open the doors and embark on the discovery of the preserved animals collected by Charles Payraudeau or Georges Durand; inquire into human genius in the World Records Space, and then succumb to the sugary delights of the Chocolate museum!
MUSÉE ORNITHOLOGIQUE CHARLES PAYRAUDEAU
LA CHAIZE-LE-VICOMTEPermanent exhibition of preserved birds from the collection of the French naturalist...
MUSÉE DU CHOCOLAT
LA ROCHE-SUR-YONMaison Gelencser has been producing hand-made chocolates since 1956. Come on a voyage to...
POTERIE DE NESMY
NESMYSpecialising in hand-turned and decorated pottery using traditional techniques.
MAISON DES LIBELLULES
RIVES DE L'YONCome and learn about dragonflies! 4000 square feet of exhibition give you the chance to...