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Lavender Museum

The Lavender Museum is an essential place for all nature lovers looking for true lavender. The Lincelé family, initiator of this fabulous project in 1991, introduces the visitor to the true lavender of Provence 'fine lavender'. Open from February to December: from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. / 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. from February to April and from October to December. From 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. from May to September. (1)

L'Harmas Jean-Henri Fabre

The famous naturalist, entomologist, Jean-Henri Fabre (1823-1915) settled in 1879 in his domain of Sérignan. He will dedicate the rest of his life to the study of insects, flora. He will publish numerous books for school use and the 10 volumes of his major work "Entomological Memories" ... (1)

The Naturoptère

An original place dedicated to the world of insects, plants and their environment ...Throughout the year, the Naturoptère offers activities, workshops, events and conferences. It is also possible to buy a group ticket with Harmas.This is what makes Naturoptère a complete cultural center, accessible to all. (1)

Epicurium

A unique place in Europe at the gates of Avignon, in the middle of a vast garden for a sensory, scientific and cultural discovery of fruits and vegetables. A place entirely dedicated to the discovery of plants from seed to plate. Did you know ? Vaucluse is the 2nd producer of fruit in France and the 4th producer of vegetables! (1)

Calvet Museum

The Museum of Fine Arts of Avignon: paintings, sculptures, art objects from the 15th to the 20th century, in a beautiful 18th century mansion.The building and the collection together form one of the most poetic and historical places in Avignon. Open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Closed on Tuesday. Exceptional closing days: January 1, May 1 and December 25. (1)





Sources : (1) www.provenceguide.com