Desert Museum

  • Museum
  • Arts and culture
  • Local history
  • Fine Arts
  • Painting
  • Private museum
Le Mas Soubeyran 30140 Mialet
The Desert, a strange name for a museum! You will know the meaning by visiting this unique place in the Cevennes. More than 3000 rare objects, weapons, maps, paintings and books are exposed, witnesses of the resistance of the Protestants during the War of the Camisards.
Located in the heart of a Cévennes hamlet, in the house where the Camisard leader Pierre Laporte, known as Rolland, was born, the Musée du Désert aims to bring to life the Huguenot past and the history of the Camisards.
With its numerous documents and authentic objects, it is the largest and richest museum of Protestant history. It celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2011.

By visiting the Desert Museum, you explore the period of the "Desert" (1685-1787) from the Revocation of the Edict...

Services

Car park
Air conditioning
  • Accessibility
  • Not accessible in a wheelchair

  • Activities
  • Permanent exhibition

  • Temporary exhibition

  • Children's entertainment

  • Equipment
  • Meeting room

  • Coach parking

  • Free car park

  • Covered picnic area

  • Car park

  • Sustainable development

  • Camper van reception area

  • Waste management

  • Picnic area

  • Air conditioning

  • Shelter for bikes/mountain bikes

  • Services
  • Educational visits

  • Coach access

  • Motorhomes allowed

  • Themed tour

  • Shop

  • Permanent entertainments organiser

  • Equipment loan

  • Booking of general amenities

  • Guided tours

  • Ticketing in number

Quality standards

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Rates

Rates 2024

Reduced price
5€

Adult
From 5€ to 7€

Teenager
From 4€ to 5€

Childfree for children under 10 years old
From 4€ to 5€

Large family
18€

Group adultsgroup from 20 people
5€

Group children
4€

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Openings

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

On reservation * On demand
Monday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

Tuesday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

Wednesday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

Thursday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

Friday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

Saturday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

Sunday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

* On demand
Monday
09:30 - 18:30

Tuesday
09:30 - 18:30

Wednesday
09:30 - 18:30

Thursday
09:30 - 18:30

Friday
09:30 - 18:30

Saturday
09:30 - 18:30

Sunday
09:30 - 18:30

* On demand
Monday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

Tuesday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

Wednesday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

Thursday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

Friday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

Saturday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

Sunday
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 18:00

* On demand
Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

On reservation * On demand

Location

Desert Museum
Le Mas Soubeyran 30140 Mialet
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Updated on 03 May 2024 at 16:02
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