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Sunday 17 September 2023, 10:00, 14:00Passed
Conditions
Free. On registration. Shelter temperature ranging from 15 to 18°C. Provide suitable clothing.
September 2023
Sunday 17
10:00 - 12:30
14:00 - 17:30
7 to 99 years old

Abri du Cap Blanc

Abri du Cap Blanc, 24620 Marquay
  • Dordogne
  • Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Discovery of one of the greatest masterpieces of Magdalenian monumental sculpture

Follow your guide and discover the exceptional monumental sculptures of a prehistoric Magdalenian shelter!
Sunday 17 September 2023, 10:00, 14:00Passed
Conditions
Free. On registration. Shelter temperature ranging from 15 to 18°C. Provide suitable clothing.
©Olivier Huard / Centre des monuments nationaux

Classified as a Historic Monument in 1910 and listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979, the frieze of the Abri du Cap-Blanc presents a remarkable carved bestiary. On the ground, reconstruction of the skeleton of the Lady of Cap-Blanc.

Types d'événement
Visite commentée / Conférence
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Conditions de participation
Gratuit
Type de public
Tout public

About the location

Abri du Cap Blanc
Abri du Cap Blanc, 24620 Marquay
  • Dordogne
  • Nouvelle-Aquitaine
The Shelter of Cap Blanc presents one of the biggest(greatest) heads - of work of the Magdalenian prehistoric monumental sculpture in the world, gathering(collecting) horses, bisons, Cervidaes.
E-mail: capblanc@monuments-nationaux.fr
Tags
Site archéologique, Monument historique, Patrimoine mondial de l'UNESCO
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