Prehistoric archeological digs

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Fouilles préhistoriquesIt’s been over 10,000 years that man has lived in the rock shelter of the Balme de Thuy, at the foot of a cliff.

In this natural shelter, you can learn how the first fishermen and hunter gatherers arrived in the valley thanks to the architectural excavations, and the reconstruction of a prehistoric camp.

For more information :
+ 33 (0)4 50 02 00 26
Open from July to August, Thursdays from 14:00 to 17:00
And during the European heritage day in September.


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