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Maison de la Baie de Somme

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Lieu dit Ferme du Petit Teratu | Le teratu, 80230 Lancheres, France
+33 3 22 26 93 93
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Better than expected, great thing to do when it is raining

Very well done attraction for small kids and adults. You get a lot of info on birds living in the... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2016
Anne-Christine
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Stockholm, Sweden
Small but well presented

Not very big, but well presented, especially the champions room ( the biggest and the smallest... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2016
aa27
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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The House of the Somme Bay is a museum that presents the evolution of the Bay of 2 millennia and the various challenges it faces ( siltation , erosion) . You will also discover all the natural environments of the Picardy coast and birds that live there in striking reproduction of realism. One room is dedicated to the presence of seals in the bay . Finally, an external path allows you to better understand the wetlands. On site picnic area , local shop , observation post , coffee machine .
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12 Aug 2016
“Better than expected, great thing to do when it is raining”
21 May 2016
“Small but well presented”
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Lieu dit Ferme du Petit Teratu | Le teratu, 80230 Lancheres, France
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+33 3 22 26 93 93
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

Very well done attraction for small kids and adults. You get a lot of info on birds living in the region and also about animal life in general. You end with a video trying to catch your attention on the possible dangers threatening the Baie...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2016

Not very big, but well presented, especially the champions room ( the biggest and the smallest bird, the oldest and the strangest bird, etc.). Also some live specimens in the external part, along with some frogs, allow you to spend some nice time observing them.

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Reviewed 15 May 2016

Entering the domain, you can you immediately watch a bird island, full of gulls, at the right side. When you enter the building you first arrive in the gift shop which is the beginning and end of the "tour". First part of the exhibition shows...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2015

This is worth the visit if you are interested in birds and nature. It explains also the evolution of the Baie de Somme. There is a beautiful collection of Naturalized birds. They organising also walk in the Baie de Somme.

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Reviewed 12 November 2014

We had the place to ourselves one November afternoon, which, together with the autumnal weather, gave a certain end-of-the-world feeling. There is much to commend here; in addition to being a wildlife sanctuary, a good attempt is made at being an educational facility, though it...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2013

Facilities were really good with lots of bird hides and information on Birds but obviously November not the best time to visit. We saw one Swan on the lake and that was it.

Thank Mark E
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