Annecy - Presqu'île d'Albigny
Annecy - Presqu'île d'Albigny
Sevrier - Nautic base
Sevrier - Nautic base
Talloires-Montmin - The Talloires bay
Talloires-Montmin - The Talloires bay
Doussard - Beach / Harbour
Doussard - Beach / Harbour
Le Semnoz - Annecy side
Le Semnoz - Annecy side

La Chartreuse d'Aillon Heritage Centre


Browse through a remarkable building and discover the identity of the Bauges mountain range! Testimonials, videos and models provide you with the personality of a territory that is now a Regional Nature Park and labelled a UNESCO Global Geopark.

The Charterhouse Heritage House, is a fascinating insight into the Bauges Mountains !

Stroll around the rooms and arcades of these unique monastery ruins on an audio guide. You can sense the atmosphere which makes a dramatic contrast with life today. The past is brought to life through, touch screen and audio interactive models and films. The exhibition features the history of human settlement in the mountains, agro-pastoral societies and the Iron Age. Part of the site gives a closer behind-the-scenes look at a monastery life at the time and how it has changed over the years.

Savoie heritage guides are also available for groups on request or for visits during in the winter and summer holidays. There is a visitor centre and an on-site shop.

Opening period

From 24/05 to 30/06/2021 between 2 pm and 6 pm.
Closed on Tuesday.

From 01/07 to 31/08/2021.
Closed on Tuesday.
Closed exceptionally on July 14th and August 15th.

From 01/09 to 30/09/2021 between 2 pm and 6 pm.
Closed on Tuesday.


Lieu-dit "Le Couvent"

Aillons-Margériaz 1000

73340 Aillon-le-Jeune

Latitude : 45.61481

Longitude : 6.111317

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Services & facilities
  • Picnic area
  • Toilets
  • Exhibition space
  • Car park
  • Film room
  • Coach parking
  • Free car park
Practical informations

Mountain location


Plein tarif: 3.50 €
Tarif réduit: 2.50 €
Child (17 years): 2 €
Group adults: 2.50 €
Group children (17 years): 1.50 €.
Free entry for children < 7 years.
Group rate available for > 5 people.

Accepted means of payment :

Bank/credit card



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