Discover the only ecological museum in France, built on 15 hectares.The 30 traditional Comté buildings dating from the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries were dismantled form their original site to be rebuilt here and include a collection of period furniture. The open air museum includes an authentic cheese dairy, a typical “tuyé” farm, and a pink sandstone house.
The ethos behind the project is to reintroduce the techniques of yesterday for a better future tomorrow. You will find protected and endangered species, a preserved environment and 100% organic gardens and orchards, activities and exhibitions on the bioclimatic habit…
The park hosts workshops and festivities throughout the year.
Musée de plein air des Maisons Comtoises
Rue du musée
Phone: 03 81 55 29 77
Fax: 03 81 55 23 97
Plan at least half a day for the tour
Several activities such as bread baking, spinning and weaving wool, sampling and tasting products from the museum and tours of the houses and gardens are possible every day.
You can download mp3 tours at www.maisons-comtoises.org
Restaurant-brasserie open from May to September
Free and shaded parking
The museum is open from 2th April to 3th November 2019
April: every day 1pm - 6pm; Sundays and public holidays 10am - 6pm
May - June: every day 10am - 6:30pm
July-August: every day 10am - 7:00pm
September: every day 10am - 6:30pm
October - November: every day 1pm - 6pm; Sundays and public holidays 10am - 6pm
Adults : €9.00
Children from 6 to 16 years old: €5.00
Children less than 6 years old: free
Season tickets (remains valid one year from the day of purchase)
From your second visit, your season ticket is paid off
Dual : €28.00
Families (parents or grand-parents): €35.00
Open Air Museum of Comté Houses
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Association Franche-Comté Evasion
Correspondance à adresser à : Musée de plein air des Maisons comtoises
Pôle Communication-Accueil Rue du musée
25 360 NANCRAY
Tél. 03 81 55 29 77
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