Museum of Arts and Folklore of Cancale

Located in the former church of St-Méen (1714), this museum is devoted to the arts and traditions of the Cancale region: fishing, ostreiculture, agriculture (potatoes), the life of the Cancale inhabitants, their headresses, clothing, and furniture. It also holds reminiscences of the life of Jeanne Jugan and presents the Rimains Sailing School which has been established in this town for more than a century.

Useful information

Address:

Place St-Méen, 35260 Cancale

Phone:

+33 2 99 89 79 32

Price:

3.50 € (-12 years old free of charge)

Opening hours

mid Jun-early Oct: 10am-12.30pm, 2.30pm-7pm; rest of year: telephone for timetable- closed mid Sep-end May, Ascension Day, Sun and Whit Mon

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