Museum
on Le Pradet

Cap garonne museum

Put your helmet and step into the galleries of ancient copper mines.
The originality of the Museum is undoubtedly the living character of the visit where you can feel the life underground and discover the history of miners and mineralogy in a fun and captivating…
Self-guided tours are available for a fee (signs are posted along the tour route).

A fascinating adventure for young and old.
One of the most beautiful mineralogical sites in the world!
An exceptional site located at the summit of Cap Garonne, with panoramic views over the Iles d’Hyères and the Toulon harbor, and numerous hiking trails all around.

Visits at an additional cost:
– Self-guided tour
– Documentation available for foreign visitors (English, Dutch, Spanish, Italian).
– Please contact us for details of times and group bookings.

FACILITIES FOR THE DISABLED :
– Accompanied access for people with reduced mobility
– A document is available for the hearing-impaired.

EVENTS :
– Easter egg hunt on Easter weekend
– Museum night
– European Heritage Days: 3rd weekend in September
-HalloMine on October 31 to celebrate Halloween

NOTES :
-The temperature in the galleries in summer and winter is around 15°C, so remember to bundle up.
-Helmets must be worn (charlotte available).
-Museum accessible to disabled visitors.
– From mid-June to mid-September: in case of extreme fire risk (risk map in red E ): please contact the museum.
Sustainable tourism

The Mine Museum has been awarded the Esprit Parc label
Port Cros National Park

We speak : English, French

Video

Themes

  • History
  • Sciences and technology
  • Occupations
  • Minerals

Location details

  • Town outskirts
  • In the country
  • Town location

Visit

Average length of individual visit : 60 min.
Average length of group visit : 60 min.
Minimum group size : 30 person(s)

Customers

Suitable for : Holiday Camps Home, Home school groups, Children

Language(s) of the visit

French

Individual visit services

  • Guided individual tours available permanently

Group visit services

  • Guided group tours on request

Opening

Horaires d'ouverture du 24 February au 19 April 2024
MardiOuvert de 14h à 17h
MercrediOuvert de 14h à 17h
JeudiOuvert de 14h à 17h
VendrediOuvert de 14h à 17h
SamediOuvert de 14h à 17h
DimancheOuvert de 14h à 17h
Horaires d'ouverture du 20 April au 05 May 2024
MardiOuvert de 10h à 17h
MercrediOuvert de 10h à 17h
JeudiOuvert de 10h à 17h
VendrediOuvert de 10h à 17h
SamediOuvert de 10h à 17h
DimancheOuvert de 14h à 17h
Tuesday to Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday 14h 17h
Horaires d'ouverture du 07 May au 05 July 2024
MardiOuvert de 14h à 17h
MercrediOuvert de 14h à 17h
JeudiOuvert de 14h à 17h
VendrediOuvert de 14h à 17h
SamediOuvert de 14h à 17h
DimancheOuvert de 14h à 17h
Horaires d'ouverture du 06 July au 01 September 2024
MardiOuvert de 10h à 17h
MercrediOuvert de 10h à 17h
JeudiOuvert de 10h à 17h
VendrediOuvert de 10h à 17h
SamediOuvert de 10h à 17h
DimancheOuvert de 10h à 17h
Tuesday to Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday 14h 17h
Horaires d'ouverture du 03 September au 18 October 2024
MardiOuvert de 14h à 17h
MercrediOuvert de 14h à 17h
JeudiOuvert de 14h à 17h
VendrediOuvert de 14h à 17h
SamediOuvert de 14h à 17h
DimancheOuvert de 14h à 17h
Horaires d'ouverture du 19 October au 03 November 2024
MardiOuvert de 10h à 17h
MercrediOuvert de 10h à 17h
JeudiOuvert de 10h à 17h
VendrediOuvert de 10h à 17h
SamediOuvert de 10h à 17h
DimancheOuvert de 10h à 17h
Tuesday to Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 2pm – 5pm
Horaires d'ouverture du 05 November au 20 December 2024
MardiOuvert de 14h à 17h
MercrediOuvert de 14h à 17h
JeudiOuvert de 14h à 17h
VendrediOuvert de 14h à 17h
SamediOuvert de 14h à 17h
DimancheOuvert de 14h à 17h

Exceptional closure(s)

  • 01/01/2024
  • 01/04/2024
  • 20/05/2024
  • 25/12/2024

Rates

TarifsMin.Max.
Adult
7 €
Child
4.5 €
Adult
7 €
Child
4.5 €
Adult
7 €
Child
4.5 €
Children under 3: free
Students, Pôle Emploi, PMR: €4.50
Seniors: €6
Free for children under : 3 year(s)

Payment options

  • Check
  • Bank/credit card
  • Travellers Cheque
  • Credit transfer

Services

Equipment

  • Car park
  • Coach parking
  • Toilets

Services

  • Pets welcome
  • Shop

On-site activities

  • Children's entertainment

Dog friendly

Les animaux sont acceptés

Adapted tourism

Adapted service : Accessible for wheelchairs with assistance, Reserved space 330 cm wide <100 m from the site, minimum aisle width of 90 cm, doors>=77 cm wide, Reception desk between 70-80 cm high, Possibility of drop-off in front of the site, Incline >5% but reasonable, Reception staff sensitized to the reception of people with disabilities
Starting at 7 € / adult

Adress

1000 Chemin du Baou Rouge
83220 Le Pradet
How do I get there?

Was this content helpful?