ROUTOT

Ecomusée - Maison du lin

Museums

Pets accepted
Did you know that Upper-Normandy was the largest flax producing region in Europe? Located in the Boucles de la Seine Normande Regional Natural Park, the village of Routot is a flax producing land. It boasts the Maison du Lin (Flax Museum) that tells the history, the uses and environmentally-friendly producing methods of flax and linen, the oldest textile in the world. From the pretty blue flower to the mail bags, including clothes, household linen, thread, fire hoses, etc., you will learn all about the surprising uses of flax!
Contact details

Ecomusée - Maison du lin

Maison du Lin en Normandie2 place du Général Leclerc

27350 ROUTOT

Phone : 02 32 56 21 76

Fax : 02 32 56 21 76

Booking

Obligatory for groups

Booking deadline : 2 weeks

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Type of reservation :

Direct reservation

Rates

Base rate - full rate adult From 3 €
Gratuities

Discount - maximum age : 15 years old

Rate for adult group
School group rate
Means of payment

Carte bleue

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Services

Pets accepted

Specially for families

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Activities

Supervised learning activity

Learning activity

Adult workshop

Junior workshop

Temporary exhibitions

Specific theme activities

Facility

Educational visits

Coach Parking

Visits

VisitsIndividualGroup
Average time50 minutes90 minutes
Further informationGuided tour: presentation of the stages of the processing of flax, from plant to fabric.
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Learn about the history of flax from Antiquity to today. A comprehensive overview of the uses the famous "blue flax flower" from the crop to the processing and various uses, not to forget the growers and other related trades. 30 minute-long audio-visual display.