You love the little creatures, those who live in the day and those who live in the night, and you love the plants, you are a budding scientist. This place is for you! The work of Jean-Henri Fabre, the famous entomologist, undoubtedly inspired the creation of this vast, light-filled and educational space which is dedicated to insects and Nature
Chemin du Grès
The Naturoptère building blends in perfectly to the surrounding village of Sérignan-du-Comtat. This eco-friendly construction combines wood, concrete and different types of natural materials to create a warm, welcoming structure.
Inside, you’ll find high quality science exhibitions as well as fun and educational presentations about nature, insects and their environment. To ensure the place is accessible to all, you’ll also find a collection of games, a range of new technologies, living insect species, a collection of specimens, a garden, all governed by a clear and varied narrative.
Outside, you can stroll through the semi-natural garden and observe nature in action .. You’ll see examples of biodiversity in each corner – by the pond, the vegetable garden as well as the insect hotel, enhanced by our pre-selected plants.
September to June,
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 9 am to 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm to 5 pm
Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 1:30 pm to 6:30 pm
In July and August,
Monday: 10 am to 9 pm
Tuesday to Friday: 10 am to 6 pm
Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 1:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Closed on December 24th and 25th, January 1st and May 1st
Thematic of the place
Musuems and monuments, Vaucluse Provence Pass