Musee Europeen De La Geothermie et Du Thermalisme, Chaudes-Aigues
(3.4/5 based on 40 reviews on the web)
Musee Europeen De La Geothermie et Du Thermalisme reveals the mystery of the hot springs, the story behind the thermal waters, and the benefits of geothermal energy of the world. The natural springs in France are unique for Europe because they have the warmest waters at 82 C (179.6 F). You and you family will discover geothermal energy, the energy that humans used before oil, coal, or nuclear. Three floors uncover the mystery of tectonic plates, volcanoes, geysers, thermal waters and their benefits, and a dive down to underwater volcanoes called "Black Smokers." Plan to visit Musee Europeen De La Geothermie et Du Thermalisme and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Chaudes-Aigues attractions using our Chaudes-Aigues vacation trip planner.
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  • The Museum is very well designed to give explanations on the action of the natural radioactivity of the Earth and the natural functioning of geothermal energy by the flaws. Visit of the city showing all sources, the heating of the houses by the same sources. The Museum is located next to the main source of where water is constantly at 82 ° the source of the by feeds mainly downtown cures thermal and hustle of hotel.
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  • After the source of the by 82 ° visit is completed by the Museum next door who tells the operation of the source once then the origin of the hot water operated big in Italy (Larderelo etc) and other countries rich in volcanoes: Iceland, Japan, Costa Rica, then geothermal energy deep and also in other planets... plus a video on facilities for urban + swimming pool and thermal baths at hot-Aygues heating. There is a lot of things to read and to learn more about the heat from the land... visit 1 to 2 hours...
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  • A lot to read, suddenly not interactive. on the interactive little, several did not. Museum dated to the digital age the only thing interesting is the story of heating of the city at 1300
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