• Cultural

Guided tour of the fort Marie-Thérèse

Discover the fortified heritage of the Esseillon barrier and the Marie-Thérèse Redoubt. Why these forts? What is a redoubt? Why here? How and by whom were they built? You will know everything about these 19th century buildings!

Cultural Guided tour of the fort Marie-Thérèse Avrieux


On Tuesday 06 February 2024 from 14:00:00 in 15:30:00
Avrieux (73500)
Animals allowed

Discover this unique art with a certified Savoie Mont Blanc heritage guide.

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    Adult: 6 €, Child : 4 €, Group adults: 4 €, Group children : 2.50 €.

    Free entry for children < 7 years.
    Child entry valid for 7 - 15 years.

    Number of participants : 10 pers. Min. - 50 pers. Max.
    Methods of payment accepted : Bank/credit card, Check, Travellers Cheque, Cash


    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : English, French, Italian
    Languages of documentation : French

    Dress warmly because the fort is not heated. Bring shoes adapted to the snow.

    Dogs on a leash.


    From 09/01 to 25/01, every Tuesday between 2 pm and 3.30 pm except on 23/01/2024.

    Friday 26 January 2024 between 2 pm and 3.30 pm.

    From 06/02 to 16/04, every Tuesday between 2 pm and 3.30 pm except on Easter Monday.

    From 02/07 to 27/08, every Wednesday between 3 pm and 4 pm.

    • Pets welcome
    • Parking


    Redoute Marie-Thérèse Redoute Marie-Thérèse Barrière de l'Esseillon 73500 Avrieux

    By car: From Chambéry, Albertville, Grenoble take the highway A43 Torino / Tunnel du Fréjus exit n°30 Modane. Drive trough Modane and follow the RD 1006 in the direction of Lanslebourg during 5 km.

    More informations

    Information update on 08/01/2024 by Haute Maurienne Vanoise Tourisme