The neolithic barrow of Dissignac

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A 6,000-year old burial chamber

The barrow, or tumulus, is a megalithic tomb with two burial chambers, in the Dissignac area on the outskirts of Saint-Nazaire. It was built approximately 6,000 years ago and is considered one of the most remarkable prehistoric monuments of the whole region. An engraved stone slab with mysterious symbols is hidden within one of the burial chambers.

Opening day(s)

From Sunday 05 July to Sunday 30 August 2020

Every day except Monday, Saturday

10:30 to 13:00 and 14:30 to 19:00

  • TYPE OF CULTURAL HERITAGE :
    • A site or historical monument
    • Patrimoine historique
  • PERIOD OF SITE OR HISTORIC MONUMENT :
    • Prehistoric
  • PETS :
    • Pets not allowed
  • MEGALITH :
    • Tumulus
    • Mégalithes
FaresMinMax
Adulte
Reduced ticket at Tourist Office5.50€
Entrance6.00€
Pass Patrimoine10.00€Écomusée + 1 visite guidée ville ou Tumulus
4-17 ans
Entrance3.00€
Pass Patrimoine5.00€Écomusée + 1 visite guidée ville ou Tumulus
Lycéen, étudiant, demandeur d'emploi, personne à mobilité réduite
Entrance5.00€
Pass Patrimoine8.00€Écomusée + 1 visite guidée ville ou Tumulus
  • MEANS OF PAYMENT :
    • Cash in Euros
    • Credit card
    • Holiday Vouchers (specifically French)
    • Bank and post cheques

  • Distance from the center (church ) :
    • 18 km from the center of Saint-Brevin - District of
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The neolithic barrow of Dissignac
Route de Dissignac
44600
ST NAZAIRE
Phone : +33 2 28 54 06 40