Espace Alu, Saint Michel de Maurienne
(4.4/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web)
Hands-on exhibits at Espace Alu teach how aluminum relates to science, industry, and culture. The museum tracks the history of this flexible metal, which was mined from the region until the end of the 19th century. Informative guides are happy to answer questions. The interactive displays make this enjoyable for all ages, particularly budding scientists. Check out the onsite shop for interesting souvenirs. Using our online itinerary creator, Saint Michel de Maurienne attractions like Espace Alu can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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TripAdvisor
  • Sadly there are not too many attractions in St. Michel de Maurienne, a town struggling with the motorway now passing them by. We were having a rest day in St Michel while on cycle holiday so visited t...  more »
  • spend a little time with your family, with children is not bad there is a short questionnaire to fill in along the way. I think that we must take the guided tour to make it interesting. We did the tour quite quickly and we all read or looked at everything that's too much info to read.
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  • The pedagogy used in the Museum is well thought out and accessible to all. The topic is covered widely and through many channels (model, video, re-enactments, explanatory brochures...) Small snag, a lot of repetition and a volume that can be disturbing when several videos are launched at the same time on the same stage. We recommend for families.
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  • A very good realism on this museum is to noted
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  • With classes from 11-12 years old: super interesting
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  • Very realistic
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