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Musée de la Préhistoire Finistérien

  • Museum

Take a trip back in time from the earliest inhabitants of Finistère to the Early Middle Ages. Discover 500,000 years of Finistère through 3,000 archaeological items including dolmens, menhirs, cut stones, ceramics, bronze weapons and skeletons. Also reconstitutions and workshops with a prehistoric theme. Take a guided tour (booking required) or explore the museum or grounds on your own. Regular events for children and adults. Guided tours all year round for 4 people or more, by prior reservation.

A collection of 3000 archaeological items recounting the history of Finistère from the first settlers to the Early Middle Ages. Explore the museum, built at the beginning of the 20th century, and grounds overlooking the sea on your own or with a guide. Activities for all the family ! Guided cycle rides and walks around nearby megalithic sites. Canoe workshop : the secrets of making and using a dug-out canoe. Hunter-gatherer workshop : what did Stone Age man eat ?


  • By the sea


  • Bike shelter


  • Shop


  • Specific theme activities
  • Adult workshop
  • Junior workshop
  • Conferences
  • Temporary exhibitions

Disabled access

  • yes

Pets allowed

  • no

Method of payment

  • Debit cards
  • Postal or bank cheques
  • Cash
  • Bank transfer
Type min max condition
Base rate - full rate adult
Child rate

29760 Penmarch

Interactive map


Top-of-the-range places
Finistère trails

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