• Cultural

Visit of the sawmill and mill at "le Raffort"

Old sawmill and mill restored near Tthe village of Le Raffort.
Free discovery of the site or commented visits of 30 minutes at 10 am., 10:40 am. and 11:20 am. - Registration on your arrival at the site.

Cultural Visit of the sawmill and mill at "le Raffort" Les Allues

About

On Tuesday 05 July 2022
Les Allues (73550)

RAFFORT WATERMILL AND SAWMILL
A restored watermill and sawmill under one roof are open to the public, located at Raffort village, by Le Martagon Restaurant car park, on the
road between Les Allues and Méribel. At the site you will find:
- openings in the walls allowing a view of the sawmill and mill machinery;
- signs explaining the workings of the mill and sawmill, exploitation of the forest and water as an energy source. Tools and woodcarvings etc. can also be seen;
- audio points explaining the work of a lumberjack, sawyer and miller, offering an insight into rural life in times past.
Access is free to the site, audio points and signs in english, every day throughout the year.
French guided visits Tuesdays and Thursdays, at 10 am, 10:40 and 11h20 -

Prices

Free of charge. 12 people maximum - Mask and distance mandatory (except children under 11 years old).

Number of participants : - 12 pers. Max.

Reception

Languages spoken : French

Dates

From 05/07 to 21/08/2022, every Tuesday and Thursday except on July 14th and August 15th.

From 04/07 to 25/08/2023, every Tuesday and Thursday between 10 am and 12 pm except on July 14th and August 15th.

Access

Parking du Raffort Musée : Maison Bonnevie Meribel - Les Allues 73550 Les Allues
On : Les Allues (73550), Méribel (73550)
Information update on 16/08/2022 by Méribel Tourisme