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Castanea tells in great detail the story of how for centuries, entire generations daily lives revolved around chestnut trees, both for work and for food.
Find out more about this emblematic “bread tree”. Castanea is beautiful located in a former convent in medieval town of Joyeuse. The museum shop offers you a wide range of local chestnut delicacys, postcards, books….

Opening

From 19/05 to 30/06 between 2 pm and 6 pm.
Closed on Monday.

From 01/07 to 31/08, daily.

From 01/09 to 31/10 between 2 pm and 6 pm.
Closed on Monday.

Classifications and labels

  • Goûtez l'Ardèche®Goûtez l'Ardèche®
  • Les étapes savoureuses Ardèche®Les étapes savoureuses Ardèche®

Equipment

  • Film room
  • Toilets
  • Car park
  • Coach parking
  • Parking

Services

  • Tourist brochures
  • Tourist information
  • Shop

Means of payment

  • Bank/credit card
  • Cheque
  • Chèques Vacances
  • Cash

Photos

Castanea - Discover the world of sweet chestnut
Castanea - Discover the world of sweet chestnut
Castanea - Discover the world of sweet chestnut
Castanea - Discover the world of sweet chestnut
Castanea - Discover the world of sweet chestnut
Castanea - Discover the world of sweet chestnut

Rates

Adult: 5.50 to 6.50 €
Teenager (11-17 years): 4.50 to 5 €
Child (6-10 years): 2.50 to 3 €
Group adults: 4.10 to 6.30 €.
Free entry for children < 6 years.

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