Entertainment at the Museum Urgonia

Orgon - Cultural event - From 2 January to 31 December

Saturday, April 30, through Friday, September 30: temporary exhibition on the theme when the fossil becomes a work of art to the Museum Urgonia. Presentation of a set of fossils that are selected for their originality and their aesthetic beauty. A new look is worn on the fossil, work of art created by our Earth and revealed by the preparer, naturalist, passionate, gifted with an amazing artistic sensibility. Information at the Municipal Tourism Office - Museum Urgonia 04 90 73 09 54.Saturday, September 17 to Saturday, December 17: archaeological 'stopover in Roman Gaul"exhibition at the Museum Urgonia. Information at the Municipal Tourism Office - Museum Urgonia 04 90 73 09 54.Throughout the year: educational workshops for children.

This event is being held as part of: La Nuit Européenne des Musée

  • Accessible for disabled
  • Public car park

Information provided byOT Orgon

  • Contact

    Musée Urgonia
    Chemin Des Aires

    13660 Orgon

  • Organiser

    Office of tourism of Orgon 2 *.
  • Phone

    • 0490730954
  • Website

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