Entertainment at the Museum Urgonia
Orgon - History - Sciences - Technology - 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.
- Accessible for disabled
- Public car park
Information provided by OT Terre de Provence
OrganiserOffice of tourism of Orgon 2 *.
Chemin Des Aires
Office of tourism of Orgon 2 *.
Chemin Des Aires
Where to stay
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Le Mazet Des Oliviers
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Things to do
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Provence Automobile Museum
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Where to eat
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