Museum and interpretation center


The Refuge de Grasla invites you to discover a world where past and present meet for an immersive experience. Soak up the unique atmosphere of this authentic village where each lodge tells a story, where each alley resonates with echoes of the revolutionary past.
Nestled in its green setting, the Refuge de Grasla also offers visitors a diversity of activities:
Historical Tour: Join us for a fascinating excursion to the Refuge de Grasla. You will relive the crucial moments that shaped our village in the heart of the forest.
Tablet tour: For an even more immersive experience, immerse yourself in our interactive tablet tour. Equipped with our technology, you will be transported among historical characters who will come to life before your eyes.
Offbeat Tour: Prepare to laugh, have fun and be amazed on our offbeat tour You will travel through history with a touch of humor and fantasy while telling our story. This tour is ideal for families looking for fun and memories to share.
“Le Vent de Grasla”: A theatrical experience that will transport you to the heart of the destiny of these Vendée families fleeing the Infernal Columns of the Revolution by taking refuge in the heart of the forest. This show is a moving and authentic experience for the whole family.

Game booklet as part of the Intrepid Club: “In search of Nature with Benoix”
We speak: English, French


  • History


Average duration of the individual visit: 1h30 min.
Average duration of the group visit: 2 hours min.
Minimum group size: 15 person(s)

Language(s) of the visit

French, English

Audio guide language(s)



Opening hours from July 08 to August 25, 2024
MondayOpen from 11 p.m. to 18:30 p.m.
TuesdayOpen from 11 p.m. to 18:30 p.m.
WednesdayOpen from 11 p.m. to 18:30 p.m.
ThursdayOpen from 11 p.m. to 18:30 p.m.
FridayOpen from 11 p.m. to 18:30 p.m.
SaturdayOpen from 11 p.m. to 18:30 p.m.
SundayOpen from 11 p.m. to 18:30 p.m.
Daily from 11 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Opening hours from August 26 to September 15, 2024
SundayOpen from 14 p.m. to 18:30 p.m.


Individual rate adult
6.5 €10 €
Individual rate child
5 €7 €
Individual rate child
3 €5 €

Payment methods

  • Bank cards
  • French bank and postal checks
  • French "Chèques vacances"
  • Cash
  • Bank transfer




  • Picnic area
  • Bar / Coffee Shop
  • Relaxation area
  • Screening Room
  • Snack
  • Toilets


  • Library
  • Kiosk
  • Shop
  • Playground
  • Bike parking lot
  • Parking
  • Drinking water point
  • Sale of local products
  • WiFi

Home animals

Animals are accepted

Linked offers

On the spot…

From 6.50 € / adult


Grasla State Forest
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