• Museum

Tour of the Maison de la pomme et du biscantin in Serraval

Discover the district's orchard farmers, the history of the mountain apple and its different varieties as well as the essential role played by bees in pollination. A guided tour followed by apple juice and Biscantin (Aravis cider) tasting.

Museum Tour of the Maison de la pomme et du biscantin in Serraval Serraval

About

Serraval (74230)
Animals not allowed
Guided individual tours available permanently
Average duration of an individual visit : 00h45

The Thones fruit growers association, inaugurated in 1998, groups together the area's fruit growers. They bring their fruit here for the production of various products. Come and see the exhibition of photos, ancient objects and texts... Also a video explaining trimming, grafting, and manufacture of apple juice and biscantin. There's a fun, educational display for kids on the subject of the apple using animated puppets, representing the 4 seasons cycle of the apple.

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    Sale of produce and a little garden and orchards.

    Prices

    Adult: 3 €
    Child: 2 €
    Group adults: 2.50 €
    Group children: 1.80 €.

    Free entry for children < 7 years.
    Group rate available for > 8 people.

    Methods of payment accepted : Bank/credit card, Check, Cash

    Reception

    Animals not allowed
    Languages spoken : French
    Languages of documentation : English, French
    Languages visits : French

    Opening

    From 01/01 to 31/12/2019, daily between 3 pm and 6 pm.

    Services
    • Coach access
    • Motorhomes allowed
    • Themed tour
    Equipments
    • Picnic area
    • Covered picnic area
    • Public WC
    • Car park
    • Parking
    • Coach parking
    Activities
    • Product tasting

    Access

    62 route du col du Marais 74230 Serraval

    • Accessible for wheelchairs with assistance
    Information update on 23/02/2022 by Office de Tourisme de Thônes Cœur des Vallées