School of Mines Mineralogical Museum

Interesting
The Mineralogical museum of the prestigious Ecole des Mines institute of higher education contains nearly 1,600 minerals from all around the world. Among the most remarkable are an Australian opal, a Moroccan chalcedony and morion quartz from Aveyron.

Useful information

Address:

6 avenue de Clavières, 30100 Alès

Phone:

+33 4 66 78 51 69

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

mid Jun - mid Sep: 2pm-5pm; rest of year: by prior arrangement - closed weekends and Bank Hols

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