Tag Archives: Museum of Prehistroire

‘Le champ des livres’ ~ Pre-history talks and events in the Touraine


“Le champ des livre”  is a local association linked with or perhaps run by Friends of the Museum of Pre-History at Le Grand Pressigny in the South Touraine. They have a blog website http://prehistoirenomade.blogspot.com/ and it is worth clicking on … Continue reading

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Ethni’Cité Museum ~ Saint-Rémy-sur-Creuse


The Loire Valley is the number one region in France for subterranean dwellings. Along with with the Materra in South of Italy and Andalusia in South of Spain it is the most important place in Europe for exploring troglodyte living. … Continue reading

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Le Grand Pressigny ~ more images of the chateau and museum


The Flint Museum at Le Grand Pressigny in the South Touraine was re-opened in September 2009 ~ here are further images (summer 2010) of this magnificent architectural achievement: Images by our friend, Graham Shackleton of Graham Shackleton Photography.

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Flint Museum at Le Grand-Pressigny, Touraine


This magnificent and newly revamped museum of prehistory at Le Grand-Pressigny re-opened in September 2009. It covers human history in the surrounding district from the Middle Paleolithic until the decline in importance of flint in favor of bronze. The museum … Continue reading

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Images of the Museum of Prehistory at Grand-Pressigny


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