Parc des Forges de Varenne

Les Forges de Varenne 61700 CHAMPSECRET

Presentation

Site of an iron foundry (16th to 19th century) that used charcoal and hydraulic power. A classified Historic Monument.
The most complete and best preserved wood-fired foundry in Europe.
Look out for: the blast furnace, refining foundries, cutting shed, foundry-workers' cottages, coal and iron sheds, foundry-workers' chapel.

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Opening times

From 01/01/2022 to 31/12/2022

Monday10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday10:00 - 18:00
Thursday10:00 - 18:00
Friday10:00 - 18:00
Saturday10:00 - 18:00
Sunday10:00 - 18:00
Accès libre toute l'année.

From 01/05/2022 to 30/09/2022

MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
WednesdayClosed
ThursdayClosed
FridayClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayOpen
Visite guidée le dimanche à 15h30

Services & facilities

Services

  • Pets allowed

Facilities

  • Picnic area
  • Fully equipped meeting room

Rates

Price
Base rate - full rate adult(Visite guidée le dimanche. Gratuit pour les - de 12 ans)5€
Gratuities(Visite libre)

Payment methods accepted

  • Postal or bank cheques
  • Cash