Remember the neolithic civilization
Megalithic site of Locmariaquer - TABLE DES MARCHANDS
Three iconic megalithic monuments dated between 4700 and 3800 BC stand at the entrance of the Gulf of Morbihan. The Grand Menhir Brisé (Great Broken Menhir), an enormous 280 tonnes block that stood 20,60 metres tall is the biggest stele known in Europe. With the Er Grah Tumulus and the Table des Marchand Dolmen, they are exceptional accounts of the funerary rites in Brittany during the Neolithic period.
The Grand Menhir Brisé is the tallest standing stone erected by men in those days. The Table des Marchand Dolmen is one of the gallery graves and houses two stunning engraved slabs. The Er Grah Tumulus belongs to the category of individual closed burial chambers. A visit to the Megalith site will initiate you to the megalithic civilization and architecture whilst enjoying its exceptional location overlooking the Gulf of Morbihan.
age, in a stunning natural environment with superb views of the Golfe du Morbihan.
RECEPTION (Subject to modification)
> 2nd May to 30th June: from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
> 1st July to 4th September: from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
> 5th September to 30th April: from 10 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.and from 2 p.m. to 5.15 p.m.
Last admission 30 minutes before closing time.
> 1st January, 1st May and 25th December
> Monument accessible to people with reduced mobility
> Site with the “Tourism and Disability” label
F A C I L I T I E S
> Gift shop
> Videoprojection hall
> Parking for coaches
> Unaccompanied tour with guide booklet : French, German, English, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Breton, Czech
> Guided tour : French (all year) ; foreign languages (please contact us)
> Lecture tour : French (all year) ; English, German, Spanish (please contact us)
• Reservations: 2 weeks tel.: (33) (0)2 97 52 77 97 or email@example.com Duration: 1 hr
> Mediation tools for disabled people
Site des mégalithes de Locmariaquer
Route de Kerlogonan
> tel.: (33) (0)2 97 57 37 59
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