Grotte Préhistorique de Foissac (groupes), GROTTE PRÉHISTORIQUE DE FOISSAC

Foissac

Grotte Préhistorique de Foissac (groupes)

Come and meet the life of prehistoric men in the magical setting of the cave. Unique concretions and prehistoric remains in place.

Covered with millions of calcite bubbles, the cave of Foissac is also a true Pompeii of prehistory: the collapse of the prehistoric entrance, 5000 years ago, has frozen and preserved the life of Neolithic men. We can see clay quarries, pottery, tools, weapons, jewelry, but also 60 burials. It is the only cave in France where we can observe real human skeletons, and the only decorated cave in Aveyron.


The cave can be visited on foot (about an hour) with a guide, along a track following the underground river.

Capacity: 30 people every 15 minutes (reservation recommended during the summer). Guided tour for groups by appointment.

Capacities & Services

Capacity700 Person(s)

Languages : FR EN Visit : FR EN

Equipments and services

  • Bar / refreshments
  • Car park
  • Coach parking
  • Educational tours
  • Free guided tour for groups
  • Guided tours
  • Picnic area
  • Shop
  • Toilets

Activities

  • Activities

Opening

opening times

    from 01 january 2023 to 31 december 2023

Rates

Rates 2023

  • Visite guidée groupe adultes / personne : 10,00€
  • Visite guidée groupe enfants / personne (scolaires et centres de loisirs) : 6,50€

Methods of payment

Carte bancaire - Cheque - Holiday voucher - Cash - Transfer

Location

GROTTE ET PARC PRÉHISTORIQUES DE FOISSAC
Cap de Tête
12260 Foissac
lat. 44.502800 - lon. 2.006667

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