Days Out: St-Etienne & Loire

Zoo St Martin
Large zoo holding hundreds of species of rare animals, reptiles and birds from around the world. Based at St Martin la Plaine (42)
Laser game
Laser Gaming is a simulated shooting game in which several players play against one another to win as many points as possible by hitting the jackets of the opposing players without hitting your team mates. Based at 52 rue Gutemberg, Saint-Etienne (42).
3D cinema astronomic simulator, which is the only one of its kind in France, now makes it possible for you to travel in space. Check the website for showtimes. Located at 28 rue Ponchardier, Saint-Etienne (42).
The Forez-Jarez Archaeological Centre
Shows, mock-ups, videos. Guided tours of the Roman aquaduct of Gier and archeological outings. Six areas covering the prehistoric, Gallic and Roman eras. Located at 4 bis rue Andre Malraux, Saint-Etienne (42).
Ice rink
Indoor ice rink with skate hire located at 45, Boulevard Jules Janin, Saint-Etienne (42).
Maison de la Nature
The former caretaker’s lodge of the chateau de la sabliere houses exhibitions throughout the summer all about nature. There is also an arboretum, botanical garden and a 3 hectare nature trail as well as a lake. Located 20 rue Mirabeau, La Talaudie
12 computerised bowling lanes, night bar, recreation room, restaurant, 1 billiards room, video games and bowling school. Based at 31 Boulevard Jules Janin, Saint Etienne (42).