Musuem of Art and History


Archeology, Popular arts and traditions, Fine arts, History, Military and war memorabilia, Painting, War memories

In the heart of the old town, the outbuildings of the former episcopal palace, transformed into a prison during the French Revolution, now house the museum's collections. Around paintings and sculptures, are presented the collections of art and popular traditions, costumes and headdresses of Avranchin, Norman interior.
The visit ends with rooms devoted to the Second World War, and in particular to the breakthrough of Avranches.

Localisation : In the town centre

Visit duration : 60 min

Spoken languages :

  • English

Place Jean de Saint-Avit


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Opening period :

From 01/06/2021 till 30/09/2021


Payment method

  • Debit cards
  • Postal or bank cheques
  • Holiday vouchers
  • Cash
  • Contactless payment

Prices 2021/2022

Rate Price - Price + More information
Base rate - full rate adult 0,00€ 3,00€
Child rate 0,00€ 0,00€
Rate for adult group 2,00€ 2,00€
School group rate 20,00€ 20,00€
Rate for adult group 4,00€ 5,00€
School group rate 40,00€ 50,00€
Base rate - full rate adult 0,00€ 3,00€
Child rate 0,00€ 0,00€

Equipments & Services


  • Picnic area
  • Bar, cafeteria, tea room
  • Toilets


  • Shop

Pets accepted : no