A gallery for discovering the history and heritage of our valley.
Animated miniatures of houses, chalets, sawmills, windmills, etc.
Old photographs. Exhibitions.

Museum The Amis du Val de Thônes Hall of Miniatures Thônes


Thônes (74230)
Animals not allowed

The Val de Thônes village: a set of large animated models, the only ones in Savoie, dramatizing the life and traditional activities of the Pays de Thônes: houses, lofts, sawmills, windmills, ovens, chapels...
Through photos, videos, objects and archival documents, discover the spirit of Val de Thônes.
Books on themes related to the historical research are available for purchase.
Talks and conferences on the first Friday of February, June and December.
The association is a member of the Sociétés Savantes de Savoie.


Free entry.


Animals not allowed
Languages spoken : French


From 01/01 to 31/12, daily.

  • Educational visits
  • Tour free of charge
  • Public WC
  • Parking nearby
  • Activity
  • Temporary exhibition


1 rue Blanche 74230 Thônes

  • Accessible for wheelchairs with assistance

More informations

Information update on 25/10/2023 by Office de Tourisme de Thônes Cœur des Vallées