• Interpretation Centre

Espace Glacialis - The Glacier Museum

Glaciers, key feature in our mountains, have shaped the valley of Champagny-le-Haut. This classified land, at the gateway to the Vanoise National Park, is home to the Espace Glacialis, an interpretation center about mountain glaciers.

Interpretation Centre Espace Glacialis - The Glacier Museum Champagny-en-Vanoise


Champagny-en-Vanoise (73350)
Unguided individual tours available permanently
Average duration of an individual visit : 01h00

Come and discover all the secrets of these giants, from their scientific aspect to their historical and mythological dimension, through a fun and interactive exhibition: films, models, photo galleries, objects to touch, etc.

The tools used are multiple: audiovisual, photographs, maps, models, objects to touch, etc. The Espace Glacialis aims to be a place of educational discovery, playful and modern. Two films are presented.
Also available to young visitors (6 to 12 years old): booklet of 12 challenges to discover the secrets of the ice giants.

Free or guided visit.

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    Free entry for children < 6 years.

    Guided tour every Tuesday and Thursday from 10am to 11:30am by appointment.
    4€/adult 2€/child (6-13 yrs) 3€/reduced price (student/unemployed)
    Self-guided tour: €3/adult, €1.50/child, €2 (student and unemployed).
    Groups: special rates (contact Espace Glacialis).

    Methods of payment accepted : Check, Travellers Cheque, Cash


    Open to children
    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages of documentation : English, French
    Languages visits : English, French


    From 18/12/2023 to 19/04/2024 between 1.30 pm and 5.30 pm.
    Closed Saturday and Sunday.

    • Shop
    • Parking
    • Exhibition space
    • Temporary exhibition
    • Activity


    38 rue de la Cure Le Bois Champagny le Haut 73350 Champagny-en-Vanoise

    • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs
    • Lift (80 x 130 cm) and door >= 77 cm
    • Reception desk between 70-80 cm high
    Information update on 09/01/2024 by Office de Tourisme de la Grande Plagne