Olive Tree Museum

Olive Museum © Olive Tree Museum

Museum dedicated to the olive-growing region of Les Mées.

Description

Inaugurated in July 2002, the Olive Tree Museum is housed in the premises of the Moulin des Pénitents. It is dedicated to the olive-growing region of Les Mées. You will find an exhibition of old tools, explanations on the production of olive oil and a stone mill from the 19th century.

At the exit of Les Mées, on the road that leads to Oraison, the Olive Tree Museum and its shop are open all year round:
From February to October: Monday to Saturday from 09:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. / 14:30 p.m. - 18:30 p.m.,
From November to January: Tuesday to Saturday from 09:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. / 14:30 p.m. - 18:30 p.m.

COVID 19 special provisions

We are attentive to health developments and compliance with the health rules in force. We are committed to an approach that respects the recommendations made by the various competent authorities. Do not hesitate to contact us to know them.

Spoken languages

  • English

Labels & accessibility

  • Haute Provence members

Adapted tourism

  • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs

Situation

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Comfort / services

  • Pet Friendly
  • Shop
  • Parking lot
  • Coach parking
  • Show room
  • Toilets

Pet Friendly

Complementary animal welcome: Animals kept on a leash.

Prices

Adult: 2 €
Child: 1,50 €.


Provencal visit: €4,50
- Guided tour
- Local sparkling wine
- Sweets of Provence.

Payment method

  • Check
  • Bank / credit card
  • Cash

Opening

From 01 / 01 to 30 / 06.
Closed Monday and Sunday.
9: 00 to 12: 30
and from 14:30 p.m. to 19:00 p.m.

From 01 / 07 to 31 / 08.
Closed on Mondays.
from Tuesday to Saturday
from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 14:30 p.m. to 19:00 p.m.
And on Sundays
from 10:00 a.m. to 13:00 p.m. and 14:00 p.m. to 18:00 p.m.

From 01 / 09 to 31 / 12.
Closed Monday and Sunday.
9: 00 to 12: 30
and from 14:30 p.m. to 19:00 p.m.

Nearby

At Tata Raisin

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Malijai Village

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