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European Heritage Days at the Archaeological Museum of the Old Parish

Cultural ,  Exhibition ,  Historic ,  Heritage days in Rochefort
  • In the former Romanesque church of Notre-Dame, this museum presents archaeological collections from excavations in the region from prehistory to the 18th century. It is managed by the Geographical Society of Rochefort.
    Exhibition "The Rochefort prison (1766-1852)" and the "insurgents of the Commune in 1871
    Discover the history of the Rochefort penal colony (1766-1852), of which there are no visible remains, through different themes: location of the buildings, discipline imposed, number of...
    In the former Romanesque church of Notre-Dame, this museum presents archaeological collections from excavations in the region from prehistory to the 18th century. It is managed by the Geographical Society of Rochefort.
    Exhibition "The Rochefort prison (1766-1852)" and the "insurgents of the Commune in 1871
    Discover the history of the Rochefort penal colony (1766-1852), of which there are no visible remains, through different themes: location of the buildings, discipline imposed, number of convicts and daily life.
    Presentation of the Communards temporarily interned in the port of Rochefort on pontoons and in the surrounding forts, before the departure of some of them for the penal colony in New Caledonia, including Louise Michel.
  • Environment
    • Town location
    • In centre of town
  • Spoken languages
    • French
Schedules
  • From September 17, 2022
    until September 18, 2022
  • Saturday
    2:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Sunday
    2:15 PM - 7:00 PM