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Annecy - Presqu'île d'Albigny
Annecy - Presqu'île d'Albigny
Sevrier - Nautic base
Sevrier - Nautic base
Talloires-Montmin - Angon
Talloires-Montmin - Angon
Talloires-Montmin - The Talloires bay
Talloires-Montmin - The Talloires bay
Veyrier-du-Lac
Veyrier-du-Lac
Le Semnoz - Nordic area
Le Semnoz - Nordic area

Muséum des Papillons et des Insectes

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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 between 2.30 PM and 6.30 PM.
Closed on sunday.

From 16/09 to 14/06, every wednesdays between 2 PM and 5 PM.

Coordinates

293 chemin de la Vie plaine

Château de Faverges

Faverges

74210 Faverges-Seythenex

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 :

Cheque

Chèques Vacances

Cash

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