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Maison de la Baie de Somme

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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 R
Stockholm, Sweden
Great nature experience for children & adults

Entering the domain, you can you immediately watch a bird island, full of gulls, at the right side... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2016
Brussels, Belgium
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12 Jul 2018
“Charming and very informing”
12 Aug 2016
“Better than expected, great thing to do when it is raining”
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...more
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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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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

A charming place, with some interesting excibets. However, not very interactive. A lot more could be multi-lingual.

Date of experience: July 2018
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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

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Anne-Christine R
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.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank aa27
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

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank JoeriLuka
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.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank maryna475
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

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank SouthOxon
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.

Date of experience: November 2013
Thank Mark E
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