Jardin Archéologique de Saint Acheul,Parks and Gardens,
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Jardin Archéologique de Saint Acheul

AMIENS
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It was during the second half of the 19th and early 20th centuries that flint knapping tools were discovered on the Saint-Acheul site: bifaces. Today, this particular flintknapping technique is known as Acheulean, in reference to the Saint-Acheul district, making it world-renowned. The Jardin archéologique de Saint-Acheul, designed to showcase one of the oldest testimonies to our heritage, is an invitation to take a stroll along natural paths, accompanied by interpretive signposts that take you back in time over 450,000 years. Listed as a Monument Historique since 1947 and open to the public since 1998, the Saint-Acheul site illustrates the history of the discovery of prehistory and its worldwide recognition by the scientific community.

Access to the belvedere is available on request, accompanied by a guide, from the Jardin archéologique reception desk.

Protected site or on regional cultural affairs register

Sites and habitats: Park and garden

Tours

  • Commentary in: German, English, French

Rates

Season
Description
Min. rate(in euros)
Max. rate(in euros)
Free
Adult price
1

Equipment & Services

  • Free Carpark
  • Toilets
  • Free parking
  • Specific theme activities
  • Adult workshop
  • Junior workshop
  • Conferences
  • Temporary exhibitions
  • Outings

Accessibilité

Accessible to people with wheelchairAccessible to people with hearing disabilitiesAccessible to people with mental disabilitiesPrivate parking with spaces for disabled motoristsToilets accessible by people with disabilities

• Dénivelés importants.
• Salle pédagogique accessible aux PMR.

Open

From 01 January 2024 to 31 December 2024

Additional closing information: Saturday, Sunday

Closed on public holidays: 1st of January||Easter Sunday||Easter Monday||1st of May||8th of May||Whit Sunday||Whit Monday||Ascension day||14th of July||15th of August||1st of November||11th of November||24th of December||25th of December||31th of December

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Jardin Archéologique de Saint Acheul

10 rue Raymond Gourdin
BP 2027
80000 AMIENS
France

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