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Pierre et Lumière workshop sheet

Pierre et Lumière is a hymn to the beauty and work of builders.

Go to discovery of the jewels of the Loire Valley, churches, cities, villages and castles carved out of tufa stone, at the very heart of an underground quarry.

Keywords: Sculpture - Romanesque and Gothic architecture - Tuffeau stone - Heritage.


Guided tour

Guided tour

Discovery of monuments from the angle of sculpture, history and geography or architecture according to age levels.

Tufa sculpture workshop

Tufa sculpture workshop

Under the guidance of a stonemason, the children are introduced to sculpture and leave with their "work".

Accommodation capacity : 2 classes simultaneously.
Qualification of the animation manager :

  • CAP stonemason
  • CAP early childhood
  • BAFA
  • Responsible: Mr. Stéphane MICHON
  • Saint-Hilaire
  • 49400 SAUMUR
  • Tel:

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Group rates : tickets and entertainment included, excluding meals, accommodation and transport

Services Duration Prices / child Prices / class free
Visit 1h15 €6,00   1 for 20 children
Visit + educational workshop 2h30 €12,00   Total


Aire de pique-nique Withdrawal for the meal in case of bad weather Toilets Parking car Group accommodation nearby
How to get here

Access map

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  • Route de Gennes - 49400 Saumur
  • 02 41 50 70 04

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