• Cultural

Exhibition - Fire artisans, lime kilns, plaster kilns and charcoal burners

What is hidden behind our places called "Le Raffour"? What are these circles of stones that are to be seen in our forests? Evocation of a time when the communities of the high valleys lived on what the mountain gave them: stone, wood, water and fire.

Cultural Exhibition - Fire artisans, lime kilns, plaster kilns and charcoal burners Val-Cenis

About

On Tuesday 10 October 2023 from 14:00:00 in 18:00:00
Val-Cenis (73500)
Animals not allowed

Places called "Le Raffour" or "La Fournache", circles of stones half engulfed by the forest, flat areas on the ground blackened by coal... These remains often encountered along the way tell us of a time when mountain communities ensured their subsistence. thanks to what the mountain gave them: stone, wood and water.

To these elements, they added a fourth that they mastered with great precision: fire.

Prices

Free access.

Reception

Animals not allowed
Languages spoken : French
Languages of documentation : French

Dates

From 10/10/2023 to 05/05/2024 between 2 pm and 6 pm.
Closed Saturday and Sunday.
Same dates and at the same times as the Archaeology Museum.

Access

Musée d'Archéologie Rue du Châtel Sollières Envers Sollières-Sardières 73500 Val-Cenis
Information update on 07/02/2024 by Haute Maurienne Vanoise Tourisme