Musée d'initiation à la Nature

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Musée d'initiation à la Nature

Located in the historic setting of the Abbaye-aux-Hommes, it showcases the fauna and flora of Lower Normandy.

It features animals in their natural setting in themed dioramas: mammals and birds of prey, marshland birds and sea birds etc.

Visitors can explore the collection using a touch-screen tablet and can take a stroll around the garden to discover traditional uses of wild and cultivated plants.

Summer 2017: unusual and fun exhibition: "The Fauna of Normandy - tracks and traces" with activities for all ages, Monday to Friday at 3 pm.


Free entry.

Opening Times

Wednesdays all year round.

Easter to All Saints’ Day and during the school holidays: Monday-Friday 2pm-6pm (closed on bank holidays except July 14th and August 15th).