Museum, art, expositions
Generalist museum predominantly archaeological and ethnological. Installation of new Beaux Arts rooms. Temporary art exhibitions.
La Maison de la Truffe invites you to an exciting encounter with this mythical mushroom: the truffle! At the end of the free visit, the black diamond will let you discover its secrets...
Visit of approx. 1h30 on the history of the Mining, steel, iron and agricultural region through the preservation of the industrial heritage of Decazeville, Aubin, Cransac, Firmi and Viviez Tariffs: consult us
In the château at the heart of the mediaeval village of Saint Beauzély, a collection of more than 5000 objects concerning agricultural crafts, rural life and stone crafts. Reconstruction of a school classroom at the start of the last century. Museum associated with the Museum of the Rouergue.
A contemporary, internationally famous painter, Pierre Soulages was born in Rodez in 1919. A museum dedicated to the artist was created in his place of birth. It houses work by Pierre Soulages and large temporary exhibitions.
In an old woollen mill, remarkable for its roof timbers and central columns, the exhibition presents four themed levels including monumental machines (forge, power hammer, mill wheels, presses), demonstrate the traditions of the Rouergue.
La Roque Valzergues, close to St Saturnin de Lenne, was one of the 4 lordships of the Rouergue. Overlooking the Serre valley, the hamlet has conserved the vestiges of its fortifications. The Mini-Museum has been laid out in the postern adjoining the Grande Porte (main gate). In this small area, you can see an exhibition of ancient tools, photos and other touching souvenirs.
Superb church built in the 12th century, modified in the 15th century harmoniously mixing Romanesque and Gothic styles.
Painter in mixed techniques, work outside the beaten tracks, neither figurative nor abstract but a journey in between to explore life's turns.
An unmissable stage after the free visit of the workshop, guided and commentated of the "Coutellerie (knife makers) de Laguiole Honoré Durand" workshop - a living space with the the Damascus steel blacksmith (the only blacksmith in Laguiole to forge Damascus steel).
Come and explore the variety and richness of the Aveyron's heritage and culture. Entry is free!!!
Exhibition " Mille ans de Traces en Aubrac " : the life of the farmers in the 11th century, mills, the resistance movement, the fauna and the deers.
History of the village (one of the most beautiful villages in France) and its heritage.
Sévérac le Château Archaeological Museum: exhibits objects from daily life from the 15th century back to 180 000 years ago: weapons, finery, ceramics, cut and polished stones.
in the heart of the Tarn valley, a few minutes afar from Millau, come and discover the secrets of the "red gold": Pauhle cherries, 200 years of tradition and aveyronnais savoir-faire.