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Mountain and rural life museum

Contact

2 place de l'Eglise
74310 Les Houches

Tel : +33(0)4 50 54 54 74
mail

RatesYEAR 2015

Individuals :
Adult 4€ / Reduce : 2€ (Guest card, resident, "gens du pays", student, ...)
Free for children under 18yrs.

Group (10 persons or more):
Adults : 2€ - Child 2€

PASS MUSEES 11€ : Unlimited museum pass for a year in the Alpine Museum, Espace Tairraz, Montagnard Museum, Maison de l'Alpage.


Opening timesWINTER - SPRING
Christmas holidays to the end of April + Night of Museums (May, the 16th)
Monday - Thursday - Friday 2 p.m to 6 p.m

JULY AND AUGUST
Every day except Tuesday from 2 p.m to 6 p.m

SEPTEMBER TO HERITAGE DAYS
Monday - Thursday - Friday 2 p.m to 6 p.m
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A house dating from 1750 is home to the museum, recording the mountain way of life via the recreation of a traditional dwelling and displaying everyday objects in their original setting. Temporary exhibition in 2012/13 : “Materials and men”.
Temporary Exhibition Winter 2014: "Donald, Becassine ... in the Mont Blanc region."
Many heroes of children's literature of the nineteenth and twentieth century attended the Mont Blanc. An exhibition for children aged 6 to 80 years through children's books.

NEW: The museum has expanded! Additional 80 m²: permanent exhibition enriched installing a new kiosk, video projections, mediation room, access to the library of the association "In Time" by appointment.

Benefits, facilities and services

  • Car park
  • Guided tours
  • Secure parking
  • Shop

Close to

bus108m : Arrêt Bus - La Griaz (info bus - PDF)
126m : Arrêt Bus - Mairie des Houches (info bus - PDF)
train330m : Gare SNCF - Les Houches (info train - PDF)
1 272m : Arrêt SNCF - Viaduc Sainte Marie (info train - PDF)
remonteecremaillere770m : Départ Téléphérique de Bellevue
1 373m : Départ Télécabine du Prarion
6 214m : Départ Téléphérique du Brévent
6 295m : Départ Téléphérique de l'Aiguille du Midi
6 869m : Départ Mer de Glace et train du Montenvers
Office de tourisme131m : Office de Tourisme Les Houches & Servoz


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Contact

Chamonix Tourist Office

Email : info@chamonix.com
Phone : +33(0)4 50 53 00 24
Opening timetable

Booking : booking.chamonix.com

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- On-line shop
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- Commitment to quality (PDF)

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