Offers and services

Individual

> Tour-lecture

The Centre des Monuments Nationaux offers visitors the opportunity to discover or rediscover the Stone Alignments of Carnac, on the visitor programme with a tour guide at the heart of the alignments (1hr).
It is advisable to buy tickets in advance at the "Maison des Mégalithes". No reservation.

It is advisable to wear closed-in shoes for the visit to the alignments. 
Some sites are open for self-guided tours from October to March (see map). 

The Megaliths Pass allows you to visit the 4 megalith monuments and a museum at a discounted rate from the 2nd visited monument.
(partner sites: Stone Alignments of Carnac, Site of the megaliths of Locmariaquer, Prehistory Museum, Cairn du Petit-Mont, Cairn de Gavrinis). 

These visits are intended for all audiences.

> Prehistoric Life Workshop (length : 2hr 30min)

After visiting the Kermario site visitors, with family or friends, will learn about Prehistory life: lighting a fire, handling reconstituted Neolithic objects, throwing a spear and a new experience of moving stone blocks with techniques that could have been used in Neolithic times.
Next workshops during the spring school holidays.

Venue: National Heritage Classes / dedicated area – opposite the alignments of Kermario
Meeting point: Maison des Mégalithes to collect your ticket 20 minutes before the workshop at the "Maison des Mégalithes".
Open to everyone from 6 years. Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.

> Storytelling Walk (length: 1hr 30min)

An unusual walk around the Géant du Manio at the Alignment of Kerlescan is proposed to visitors on the popular beliefs and superstitions surrounding the megaliths.
Meet up at the Maison des Mégalithes 20 min beforehand to collect your ticket.

The Maison des Mégalithes, reception area, information, ticket office, gift and book shop is open daily from 10 am to 5 pm without interruption from September to April. 
May – June from 9 am to 7 pm
And July – August from 9 am to 8 pm

Information: 02 97 52 29 81.

Group

> Tour-lectures

Booking required, all year round.
In English, Spanish and German.
Depending on guide availability.
Contact: Laurent Régniau
Tel: 02 97 52 77 99 
Email: carnac@monuments-nationaux.fr  
Prices: €55 (1 to 15 people) or €100 (16 to 30 people)
 

Guided tours with outside groups (with a licensed tour guide)
1 to 15 people: €35
16 to 30 people: €70
31 to 45 people: €105

Visites publics spécifiques

> Prices 
Individual 1 hour tour-lecture: €4 
Groups: 
€35 for a 1 hour tour-lecture (20 people maximum, supporting document required)
€45 for a ½ day workshop (20 people maximum, supporting document required)

> Contact 
Virginie Lepage 
Tel.: 02 97 52 77 32 
E-mail: carnac@monuments-nationaux.fr 

> And also...

Download the registration leaflet to access the Stone Alignments of Carnac by clicking here

Download the visitor notebook for visitors with learning disabilities by clicking here

Download the visitor notebook for visually impaired visitors by clicking here

Aperçu Webcam

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Booklet guide

Services and comfort

Maison des Mégalithes (reception building)

> Parking incl. for disabled visitors

> Rest area

> Rest benches

> Public toilets at the car park

> Gift and book shop

> Toilets adapted to the Physically Impaired in the welcome building

> Snack and drinks vending machines

> No dogs except for assistance dogs

 

In the Alignments:

> No dogs except for assistance dogs

> Pushchairs not recommended as the ground is uneven and overgrown in places

  • Librairie-boutique Gift and book shop
  • Parking PMR Parking / Disabled visitor parking
  • Dogs are not allowed
  • Toilettes Restroom
  • Chiens guides et d'assistance autorisés Assistance dogs welcome

Accessibility

> Physically Impaired: the Alignments are accessible if the ground is not too overgrown. Please enquire at the welcome desk.

> Visually Impaired: the paths through the Alignments are not adapted. To facilitate your visit, we recommend that you come accompanied. Specially-adapted visitor notebooks available at the welcome desk.

> Visitors with Developmental or Learning Disabilities: "easy to read and understand" visitor notebooks available at the welcome desk.

> Assistance dogs allowed.

> Stick seats available at the welcome desk.

> Rest benches.

For groups:

> Tours and sensory workshops depending on the disability, booking required.

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