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Presqu'île d'Albigny - Annecy
Presqu'île d'Albigny - Annecy
The Talloires bay - Talloires-Montmin
The Talloires bay - Talloires-Montmin
Sevrier - Base Nautique
Sevrier - Base Nautique
Le Semnoz - Nordic area
Le Semnoz - Nordic area
Le Semnoz - Panoramic view
Le Semnoz - Panoramic view
Le Semnoz - Annecy side
Le Semnoz - Annecy side

Butterfly and Insect Museum

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Over 4500 butterflies and insects from the 5 continents. Only museum of its kind in Savoie and Haute-Savoie. Stick insects in the vivarium. Souvenirs, gifts and postcards.

3 rooms with over 4500 butterflies and insects from the 5 continents. The 1st room contains European fauna, with a special focus on the diurnal butterflies from the Massif des Bauges Regional Nature Reserve. The 2nd room offers a rich insight into the butterflies and insects from the Upper Amazon Basin. In the 3rd room, visitors can look at butterflies from Africa and Asia as well as stunningly spectacular giant insects. To round off the tour, live insects are on display in terrariums.

Opening period

From 15/06 to 15/09 : open daily from 2.30 PM to 6.30 PM except on Sundays.
From 16/09/14 to 14/06/15 : every Wednesday from 2 PM to 5 PM.

Coordinates

Château de Faverges

293 chemin de la Vie plaine

74210 Faverges

Latitude : 45.74568

Longitude : 6.29699

Services & facilities
  • Picnic area
  • Covered picnic area
  • Toilets
  • Car park
  • Parking
  • Coach parking
Practical informations
Environment

Mountain view

Town outskirts

Lake 5 km away

River 5 km away

Prices

Set price group adults: 15 €
Set price group children: 15 €
Group adults: 3 €
Group children: 2 €
Adult: 3.50 €
Child: 2.50 €.
Group rate available for > 10 people.

Accepted means of payment :

Chèques Vacances

Cash

Credit transfer

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