Kids' Days Out: Morbihan
La Thalassa - Decouverte de lOceanologie
Learn about the ships scientific missions, research oceanography and fishing techniques. The visit an exhibition of Lorient fishing and various temporary stands. "Treasure hunt" especially designed for children. Based at Quai de Rohan (56).
La Ferme du Monde
The World Farm situated at Le Bois Brassu, Carentoir (56). Take a journey by foot or by train into a world of animal breeding and rearing. Here, animals from the 5 different continents all live in 25 hectares of meadows and woodland. Disabled access.
Parc de Prehistorie de Bretagne
Set in 20 hectares you will find 30 life-size scenes of people and animals starting with dinosaurs - stegosaurus, tyranosaurus. Then human evolution from our most distant ancestor Homo erectus to present. Based at Malansac (56)
Pedagogic Farm of Kerlac
Discover the life of the farm (cows and calves, farmyard animals…) for a day or a stay. The farm is able to welcome groups from six years old, for a day, one week or more. At Kerlac, Molac (56).
Tropical and exotic birds (with a special parakeet show), animals and plants in 8 acres of parkland. Also an area fro Asian art. At St Jacut les Pins.
La Maison dArmorine "des niniches"
Learn about the creation of sweets eg salted butter caramel and niniche lollipops. Watch a film about the confectioners and enjoy sampling the sweets. Open all year Monday to Saturday from 09:30 - 12:30; 14:00 - 18:00. Based ZA Plein Ouest, Quiberon
Sculptor/creator/artist creates machines, toys, musical sculptures and more from waste material. Open daily 1 April to end October and open Sundays and holidays November to March. Special rates for children up to 14 years. At La Ville Stephant, Lizio (56
La Tour Davis, Base des Sous-Marins de Keroman
The guides at this submariners museum are specialists in diving. Theres a simulator built in 1942 that was used to train the divers. Open every Sunday September to June from 14:00-18:00; July and August every day 13:30 - 18:30.
Aquarium de Vannes
This aquarium is concerned with conservation and includes species from cold, tropical and warm waters - sharks, eel, crocodiles, turtles and horseshoe crabs.