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This is a specialty museum that attracts many visitors from around the world. Mines de Bruouxis a mining site, which is open for the public. Initially, ochre was extracted by digging into the cliffs, through pickaxes. This museum encloses an ancient mining site that displays the entire history behind ochre processing. Indeed a spectacular tourist destination where you can find the best of history combined with nature. Mines de Bruoux is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Apt Edition.
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Comment Dame nature fait-elle pour nous offrir ces merveilles. Un petit tour dans les mines pour mieux le comprendre. Un moment d'émerveillement et de savoir. more »How does mother nature offer us these wonders. A quick tour of the mines to understand. A time of wonder and find out.View original
La magnificence du site doublée de la qualité des indications techniques ne laissera personne indifférent. C'est avec une surprise admirative que l'on découvre galeries et "cathédrale" et que l'on éco... more »The magnificence of the site coupled with the quality of the technical evidence will leave nobody indifferent. It is with a surprise "Cathedral" and admiring that we discover galleries and to listen to the history of ochres that for years allowed the industrial development of the Valley of Apt. Do not forget to bring warm clothing: galleries temperature differs significantly from the outside temperature.View original
Nos enfants on adoré, lieu magique et spectaculaire, nous avons beaucoup apprécié, guides sympathiques et compétents. more »Our children we loved, magical and spectacular place, we enjoyed, guides friendly and competent.View original
Recommend visit. Fun guide. Ver cold inside, so take a jacket or they can borrow u one.
Interesting tour. It was in French, but we were given a tablet with information and guide was kind enough to repeat missing parts in English just for two of us.
Must do after Roussilon
Francis BoyerThe visit is superb! Did you ochre was used mostly to do the rubber? And that's why the elastics or nipples are ochre colors? Me neither! And it's just one of the things I discovered during this day. Our guide was great, we had fun.View original
Piero BiasiRecommended. Unfortunately photography is not allowed. Me is something of incomprehensible! What Heaven am you want to achieve with it? That buying expensive slides or photos? Welcome in the 21st century, operators of the mines love tour!View original
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