Oléron Island Museum

Interesting
On display in this museum of local crafts and traditions is a reconstruction of a local kitchen complete with figures in costume. There is also a collection of local seashells and displays about the island's economic activities (oyster farming, agriculture, viticulture and fishing). A section is dedicated to the writer Pierre Loti and there is an 1867 model of the famous Fort Boyard.

Useful information

Address : 

9 place Gambetta

Phone:

+33 5 46 75 05 16

Nearby tourist attractions

Île d'Oléron
Île d'Oléron
Linked to the mainland by a viaduct
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Church of St Peter of Oléron
Church of St Peter of Oléron
The 32m high steeple acts as a landmark
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Bird and Animal Sanctuary
Bird and Animal Sanctuary
Here one can see black crested loris
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Bird sanctuary
Bird sanctuary
This is a reserve where migratory birds
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Sables Vignier Beach
Sables Vignier Beach
This beach is situated between two rocky
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Church of St-Georges-d'Oleron
Church of St-Georges-d'Oleron
This Romanesque church was built in the
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Church of St Peter of Oléron
Church of St Peter of Oléron
The 32m high steeple acts as a landmark
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Church of St-Georges-d'Oleron
Church of St-Georges-d'Oleron
This Romanesque church was built in the
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