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Solutré Prehistory Museum


Chemin de la Roche

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Located at the foot of the Roche de Solutré, the museum presents the collections of one of the richest prehistoric sites in Europe.

Located at the foot of the Roche de Solutré in the heart of the Solutré Pouilly Vergisson Grand Site de France, the museum presents collections from one of the richest prehistoric sites in Europe. It recounts the life of the Upper Palaeolithic hunters at Solutré and the original aspects of Solutré culture.
The archaeological and botanical garden completes the visit to the museum. This signposted trail is around 1 kilometre long, with 8 key points covering geology, hunting techniques, the landscape in prehistoric times, the discovery and first excavations on the site, contemporary excavations, the site and its remains. It also provides an opportunity to discover the exceptional botany of the site, with signs indicating the plants and trees that can be seen along the way.
Audio and audiovisual activities. Audio-guide in French, English, German and Dutch.

We speak: Anglais

In video


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Payment methods

  • Blue card
  • Bank and postal cheques
  • Species
  • Administrative mandates



  • Botanical trail
  • Parking
  • Toilets


  • Shop

On-site activities

  • Specific themed events
  • Workshop for adults
  • Workshop for children
  • Conferences
  • Temporary exhibitions


  • Hearing impairment
  • Mental disability
  • Motor disability
  • Visual disability

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